Shawn Garrison, Ph.D.

Shawn Garrison, Ph.D. 

Assistant Professor

Psychiatry & Behavioral Science

Director, Counseling Services Learning Community Mentor

Location: National Center for Primary Care Room 100
Phone: 404-752-1789


The University of Georgia
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy Clinical Psychology

The University of Georgia
Degree: Master of Science Clinical Psychology

Spelman College
Degree: Bachelor of Arts Psychology

Research Interests

Mental Health and Spirituality 

Clinical Interests

women in transition/ Adult ADHD/Depression, Anxiety, people of color issues/spirituality and psychology

Honors and Awards

  • Appreciation Certificate, Volunteer Extraordinaire, Jerusalem House
  • Appreciation Award, Dept. of Psychiatry
  • Outstanding Teaching Award
  • American Psychological Association Minority Fellow