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Diane T. Castillo, PhD



This section is for Researchers, Providers, & Helpers

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Diane T. Castillo, PhD

New Mexico VA Health Care System


Dr. Castillo received her PhD in Counseling Psychology from the University of Iowa in 1985 and her BS from the University of New Mexico in 1979.

Dr. Castillo is the Coordinator of the Women's Stress Disorder Treatment Team (WSDTT) and has directed the women's program for the past 18 years at the New Mexico VA Health Care System (NMVAHCS), in Albuquerque, NM. She was the Coordinator of the PTSD program for 8 years, treating male Veterans with PTSD. Dr. Castillo is an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Assistant Clinical Professor in Psychology at the University of New Mexico and was an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Austin from 1985 to 1987.

Dr. Castillo's areas of clinical expertise are in the application of evidence-based assessments and treatments of PTSD, particularly in women and Hispanic Veterans, and she has published in ethics and the treatment of anger in PTSD.

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