Melanie Harned, PhD, ABPP
Director of Research & Development
Melanie S. Harned, PhD, ABPP, is the Director of Research and Development for Behavioral Tech, LLC and the Director of Behavioral Tech Research, Inc. Dr. Harned is also a Research Scientist in the Department of Psychology at the University of Washington where she works as the Research Director at Dr. Marsha Linehan's Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics. Dr. Harned's research focuses on developing and evaluating treatments for high-risk and multi-diagnostic individuals, particularly those with PTSD, as well as evaluating methods for disseminating and implementing evidence-based treatments into clinical practice. She has provided training and consultation nationally and internationally in DBT, including the integration of PTSD treatment into DBT. Dr. Harned has published numerous journal articles and book chapters on these topics and is licensed as a psychologist in the state of Washington.