About the Author

Challenging Patient Encounters

Deborah S. Cowley, MD
Deborah S. Cowley, MD, is Professor and Vice Chair for Education and Faculty Development, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington. She is Co-Director of the Perinatal Psychiatry Clinic and Director of a foundation-funded Perinatal Psychiatry Consultation Line. She also supervises psychiatry residents consulting in the high-risk obstetrics clinic and co-directs the psychiatry residency program's Perinatal Psychiatry career enrichment pathway. Dr. Cowley's clinical and research interests include women's mental health, anxiety disorders, and psychiatric education.


Russell R. Snyder, MD

Associate Editor
Anne E. Burke, MD

ISSN 1536-3619
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