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  • Donald B. Penzien, PhD

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    , Head Pain Center
    Phone: (601) 984-5805


    • PhD - Ohio University, clinical psychology with behavioral medicine emphasis, 1986


    • Internship - Brown University Medical School, Clinical Psychology Internship Consortium, Providence, RI
    • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Mississippi 1986-91
    • Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Mississippi 1991-2003
    • Tenured - 1992
    • Professor of Psychiatry, University of Mississippi, 2003-present
    • Director of Head Pain Center, UMMC, 1986-present
    • Director of Behaviroal Medicine Consultation Service, UMMC, 1986-present

    Dr. Penzien specializes in assessment and treatment of recurrent headache. He is particularly interested in headache diagnosis, nonpharmacologic/behavioral headache therapies and meta-analysis.

    Special interests

    Clinical psychology and headaches