Erika M Shearer, PhD is a staff psychologist on the Promoting Access through Telemental Health (PATH) team at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System (VAPSHCS), American Lake Division. She received her PhD in clinical psychology from the University of Nevada, Reno and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Rural Veteran and Telemental Health at the VAPSHCS, Seattle Division. Her areas of expertise and interest include using telehealth technologies to provide and increase access to mental health services, adapting evidence-based therapies to the clinical video telehealth modality, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. She is recognized by the VA as a VISN 20 regional trainer and national consultant for the ACT for Depression VA Training and Dissemination effort, Telehealth Master Preceptor, and provides telehealth training and consultation throughout and outside of the VA Health Care System.
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