Jean Crowell Beckham

Jean Crowell Beckham
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
ALICE Program
Campus mail: 3625, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-2403

Interest in assessment and treatment of trauma, particularly as occurs for both women and men during military service; focus in treatment outcome of differential and collective contribution for psychopharmacological and behavioral interventions in PTSD populations; long term physical health effects of chronic posttraumatic stress disorder.

Education and Training

  • Florida State University, M.S. 1984
  • Florida State University, Ph.D. 1988

Selected Grants and Awards


Anxiety Disorders: Traumatic Stress Disorders

This chapter outlines the clinical presentation of posttraumatic stress disorder and acute stress disorder, two anxiety disorders that may emerge following exposure to traumatic life events (eg., combat, sexual assault, physical assault, natural d