Sharpless Dawn S, Ph.D.

Sharpless Dawn S, Ph.D.

Dawn S Sharpless, PhD

Dr. Dawn Sharpless is a licensed clinical psychologist who earned her Ph.D. and MS in Psychology from Tennessee State University, Nashville. She has successfully treated post-traumatic stress in both institutional settings and private practice and she has been certified in eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) by the EMDR International Association and in prolonged exposure therapy (PE) by the Department of Veterans Affairs. She offers 75-minute trauma processing sessions in EMDR. Her professional interests include integrative treatment for PTSD and addiction, trauma processing, applications of bilateral brain stimulation to psychotherapy, clinical supervision, women’s issues, ethics, fitness-for-duty assessments, complementary/alternative/holistic therapies, parenting capacity evaluation and forensic psychological evaluation.