Gary Peterson, MD

Gary Peterson, MD
Southeast Institute for Group and Family Therapy 659 Edwards Ridge Rd Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Gary Peterson, MD

Dr. Gary Peterson maintains an integrative psychiatry practice near Chapel Hill, NC. Major areas of clinical interest and experience include anxiety, depression, attention deficit disorder, complex post-traumatic stress, relationships and eating disorders with individuals, couples and families.

Dr. Peterson's eclectic practice is grounded in psychodynamically aware cognitive-behavior therapy. This therapy is augmented as indicated by psychopharmacology and by a number of powerful psychotherapy methods including EMDR, energy psychotherapies, guided imagery building internal resources, and teaching calming, centering and balancing methods as a lifestyle.

Professional enhancement and peak performance are areas strengthened with these methods.
Primary Specialty


Education Univ Of South Florida College Of Medicine, Tampa FL 33612
Training UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles CA, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

University of Oregon Health Sciences Center, Portland OR, Psychiatry

Biological Sciences Research Center UNC, Chapel Hill NC, Research

Certification Board Certified in Psychiatry and Child Psychiatry

Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association

Fellow, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

EMDRIA Approved Consultant

ACEP Approved Certification Consultant
Office Staff Meredith May
Services Psychiatry including individual, family and marital psychotherapy and psychopharmacology,

Performance enhancement
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