Dr. Jeffery T. Collins, M.D. is a psychiatrist licensed to practice in the State of Washington. He earned his M.D. degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in 1967. He completed his psychiatric residency at Dartmouth Medical School in 1975. He was thereafter engaged in a private practice in Geneva, New York for four years and Santa Fe, New Mexico for 19 years, while also serving as Medical Director of a substance abuse rehabilitation clinic and consultant at several mental health centers as well as the Penitentiary of New Mexico.
He served as Medical Director of Ozark Counseling Services in Arkansas before joining the staff of Madison State Hospital in Indiana. He relocated to Port Townsend in 2007.
In addition to providing medication evaluations and management, Dr. Collins has maintained an abiding interest psychotherapy. He completed 5 years of training in Jungian Analysis and is skilled in the use of psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, EMDR and hypnosis. He is currently integrating the insights of non-violent communication into his work. He has had extensive experience in treating a wide spectrum of psychiatric difficulties with a special focus on trauma, grief, depression, anxiety, anger issues, ADHD, and psychosis. He is licensed to see children as wells as adults.