Annie McCall, LMHC began training in DBT as a graduate student at New York University in 1999. Since receiving her Masters degree in 2000, she has continued to develop her skills as a DBT practitioner, and has trained directly with DBT treatment developer Marsha Linehan, Ph.D. at the University of Washington. She has served as a DBT research therapist in three clinical trials conducted at Dr. Linehan’s Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics, including the original study of the DBT Prolonged Exposure protocol. She co-founded Youth and Family DBT of Seattle, which offered multi-family DBT skills groups and parent coaching workshops. She currently works as a trainer and consultant for Treatment Implementation Collaborative, LLC and specializes in exposure treatment for PTSD and other anxiety disorders. She is a certified DBT therapist, and a certified PE therapist and supervisor.