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Erica L. Birkley, PhD

  • Doctoral Fellowship: Homeless Veterans VA Medical Center (Psychology Trauma Treatment)
  • Doctoral Degree: Purdue University (Clinical Psychology)
  • Internship: VA Medical Center
  • Master's Degree: University of Kentucky (Clinical Psychology)
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Clinical Interests

Mood Disorders



Sleep Arousal Disorders

Traumatic Stress Disorders

Peer Reviewed Publications

Birkley, E. L., & Schumm, J. A. 2016. Posttraumatic stress disorder, aggressive behavior, and anger: Recent findings and treatment recommendations. Current Treatment Options in Psychiatry, 3 , 48

Birkley, E. L., Eckhardt, C. I., & Dykstra, R. 2016. Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms, intimate partner violence and relationship functioning: A meta-analytic review. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 5, 397

Gardner, F. L., Moore, Z. E., Birkley, E.L., & Eckhardt, C. I. 2016. History, comparative outcomes, and future directions for intimate partner violence intervention programs. the Behavior Therapist, 39 5, 168

Birkley, E. L., & Eckhardt, C. I. 2015. Anger, hostility, internalizing negative emotions, and intimate partner violence perpetration: A meta-analytic review. Clinical Psychology Review, 30 , 40