Carl Middleton, Ph.D.

Carl Middleton, Ph.D. a Maryland Licensed Psychologist provides cognitive-behaviorally oriented psychotherapy for Adults ages 16+.  He treats individuals with a wide variety of diagnoses  and concerns such as depression, anxiety, trauma, emotional regulatory skills, habit change, anger management, and substance abuse.

Dr. Middleton graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy with a BS in Behavioral Sciences in 1980. He obtained a Master’s Degree in Industrial Psychology from St. Mary’s University of San Antonio, followed by a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Texas Tech University in 1993. He completed an internship emphasizing behavior therapy at the Institute of Pennsylvania Hospital.  Dr. Middleton worked as an occupational analyst for the US Air Force from 1980 to 1986. He provided direct treatment to inmates with a variety of disorders from 1993 to 2005, as a psychologist working with the Federal Bureau of Prisons.  During that period, he also worked part time in private practice and he taught several college courses. He served as a Regional Drug Abuse Programs Coordinator with the Federal Bureau of Prisons from 2005 to 2011 and as Mental Health Treatment Coordinator in the Central Office from 2001 to 2015.  Since 2016, Dr. Middleton has provided outpatient services for adults in private practice settings.

He maintains membership in the American Psychological Association, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC), and the National Register for Health Services Providers in Psychology.