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Dr. Casey McDougall

Dr. Casey McDougall
M.S. in Clinical Psychopharmacology Training Director

Contact Info
(575) 646-5739

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Dr. Casey McDougall is the Training Director and Academic Advisor for the postdoctoral M.S. Program in Clinical Psychopharmacology. This Program is only one of five APA Designated programs in the nation.

Dr. Casey McDougall is a licensed clinical psychologist and prescribing medical psychologist in New Mexico. He earned his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of North Dakota and Postdoctoral Masters in Clinical Psychopharmacology from Alliant International University. He completed his Pre-Doctoral Internship through the UNM Health Sciences Center; followed by his Post-Doctoral training with the Pueblo of Acoma. He is now the fulltime Training Director for the RXPP Program and Full Professor within the CEP Dept. Moreover, he is a Consultant for the Rehabilitation Hospital for Southern New Mexico here in Las Cruces, NM. Previously he worked for Indian Health Service as the Behavioral Health Director at the Red Lake Hospital (Red Lake Nation; Red Lake, MN). He is a Veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom III and Direct Descendant of the White Earth (Nation) Band of Chippewa where his father is enrolled. He enjoys spectator sports, outdoor activities, cooking, and off-roading.

Recent Awards

Successfully redesignated (2022) the Program through 2026

Offering the Program, the Dept., and Collaborative Partners programming for APA sponsored Continuing Education

Behavioral Health Integration Initiative (BH2I); $500K integrated care program development (Indian Health Service; 2016)

Graduate Courses Taught

  • CEP 6180 - Physiological Psychological, Biological Basis of Behavior (Upcoming Fall 2024)

Professional Interests: Rehabilitiave Psychology, Training and Education in Clinical Psychopharmacology, Logintudingal Patient Outcomes utilizing Combined Medicine

Professional Organizations

2018-Present: State Psychological Association of New Mexico                                                                            2013-2018: Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor; University of North Dakota, Psychology Dept.
2013-2019: National Register of Health Service Psychologists
2013-2016: APA Division 18: Psychologists in Public Health
2013-2019: APA Division 38: Health Psychology                                                                                                  2003-Present: APA Division 45: The Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, and Race; Executive Committee Program Chair (2011-2013); Native American Member-At Large (2014-2016)
2016-Present: APA Division 55: APA Society for Prescribing Psychology
1999-2007: United States Army National Guard; Combat Veteran