Elizabeth E. Van Voorhees, PhD


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Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Department / Division:
Psychiatry / Behavioral Medicine
2608 Erwin Road, Suite 300
Durham, NC 27705

508 Fulton Street, MIRECC, Building 5
Durham, NC 27705
Office Telephone:
919-681-1100, 919-286-0411, extension 6435
  • PhD, Clinical Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), 2004
  • Forensic Evaluation and Treatment, Central State Hospital (Virginia), 2004-2006
  • Child Abuse and Neglect and Adult ADHD (Research), Duke University Medical Center, 2006-2009
Clinical Interests:
ADHD in adults, post-traumatic stress disorder, forensic assessment
Research Interests:

Interest in understanding mechanisms and advancing treatment of anger and aggression in veterans with trauma-related psychopathology, including posttraumatic stress disorder.  Specific interests in integrating mHealth applications and sensor technology into the therapeutic process; sex/gender differences in the experience, expression, and treatment of anger and aggression associated with trauma; and “moral injury” associated with trauma.