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Mark Powers

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Research Associate Professor
Mark Powers



Mark Powers received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Texas at Austin and completed his clinical internship at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He also completed a predoctoral fellowship at Harvard and Boston University. He was an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Amsterdam in The Netherlands for two years studying exposure augmentation strategies. Next he was an Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry for two years at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine where he focused on research in OCD and PTSD. Most recently, he was an Assistant Professor at Southern Methodist University for three years before joining the faculty here at the University of Texas. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and has over 100 publications. He currently is conducting a 5 year NIDA sponsored study of integrated PTSD and smoking cessation treatment. 


Nature, causes, and treatment of PTSD and other Anxiety and Substance Use Disorders
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