Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Whitaker L. Myers, PhD

  • Health Psychology

About

Dr. Myers earned his Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Marshall University in Huntington, WV. He completed his predoctoral internship at Pacific Psychology and Comprehensive Health Clinics and postdoctoral residency at Providence Health and Systems where he developed his expertise in diabetes psychology and management of chronic illness. Dr. Myers takes a strengths-based approach to patient care and utilizes evidenced based therapeutic approaches including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Solutions Focused Therapy. He believes that good clinical practice inspires hope, fosters resilience, and is culturally congruent.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Psychiatry

Practice locations

  • East Madison HospitalComprehensive Medical and Surgical Weight Management Program
    • 4602 Eastpark Blvd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 265-7090
    • Open now
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Education & credentials

Education
  • Marshall University, Huntington, WV

Specialties