Adam Carmel, PhD is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Washington, where he teaches DBT in the Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics under the direction of Dr. Marsha Linehan. He received specialized training in DBT while completing a predoctoral internship at Duke University Medical Center and a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Washington.
Following his training, Dr. Carmel joined the faculty at Harvard Medical School at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, where he was the Director of an outpatient DBT clinic and a DBT partial hospitalization program at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center. While at Harvard, Dr. Carmel developed a seminar on evidence-based psychotherapy for psychiatry residents, psychology interns, social workers and medical students. He received the Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching and Mentorship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry in 2016. Dr. Carmel conducts research on implementing evidence-based treatments in public health systems, and training clinicians in the community to treat suicidal clients. He is a licensed clinical psychologist in Washington and Massachusetts.