William and Mary

Neill Watson

Research Professor

Office: Tyler Hall 111
Email: [[npwats]]
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Areas of Specialization
  • Clinical psychology
  • Psychotherapy process and outcome
  • Self-discrepancy
  • Personal constructs
Educational Background

B.A.  Psychology, Yale University, Summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Honors with Exceptional Distinction in Psychology

Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology and Public Practice, Harvard University

Brief Biography

2008, Reviewer for Journal of Personality

1978-97, 1999-2005, Director of Clinical Training, College of William and Mary; Council of Directors of the Virginia Consortium Program in Clinical Psychology: College of William and Mary, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk State University, and Old Dominion University.

1971-72, Consultant, Massachusetts Department of Mental Health; planning and implementation of the Robert W. White School for Disturbed and Delinquent Adolescents, Erich Lindemann Mental Health Center, Boston, MA.

1980-2009 (retired), Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Virginia

1985-92, Clinical Psychologist, Family Living Institute, Williamsburg, VA.

1983-85, Primary therapist and consultant, Family Therapy Project, Williamsburg - James City County Public Schools