John Casada, M.D., Ph.D. is an associate professor and psychiatrist at Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas. He has been in academic psychiatry since 1997. He did his psychiatry residency at the University of Michigan before joining the faculty of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where he taught medical students, trained psychiatry residents, performed research on posstraumatic stress disorder and substance use disorders, and treated patients in his anxiety disorder clinic. Dr. Casada is currently teaching undergraduate and graduate psychology students and seeing patients at Abilene Christian University and in his private clinic.
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