Lynnette Averill

About 

Dr. Averill received her PhD from the University of Utah and has continued her training through a Fulbright Fellowship at the Australian Center for Posttraumatic Mental Health, clinical internship at the VA Medical Center in Houston, and a clinical research fellowship at the National Center for PTSD and Yale University School of Medicine. She is nationally certified in Cognitive Processing Therapy, and has additional specialized clinical training in other treatment modalities. She is also an expert in pharmacotherapeutic interventions like ketamine-assisted psychotherapy and has run several large clinical trials for rapid-acting medications such as ketamine for PTSD, depression, and suicidality. Her research interests also include the psychoneurobiology of chronic stress, sleep disruption, and applications of psychedelic science such as MDMA-assisted psychotherapy.