Professional Qualifications

Here is Dr. Chalmer’s Statement of Professional Qualifications (as required by Vermont State Law and the Rules of the Board of Psychological Examiners):

Graduate Education:

  • M.S. (Statistics), University of Vermont, May 1978
  • Ph.D. (Psychology), University of Vermont, May 1982

Internships and related training:

  • Internship in psychology, Norwich University and Vermont College, 9/90 – 5/92
  • Ackerman Institute for Family Therapy, July 1991
  • Externship in family therapy, Brattleboro Family Institute, 9/91 – 6/92
  • Family therapy practicum, University of Vermont Department of Psychology, 9/92 – 7/94
  • Internship in psychology, Washington County Mental Health, Inc., Children, Youth and Family Services, 7/92-11/94
  • EMDR Level 1 (2005) and Level 2 (2006)
  • ASCH-approved training in clinical hypnosis (2012-2014)

Licensure:  Psychologist – Doctorate, License #048-0000627, State of Vermont, issued 11/18/94

Areas of practice:

  • Couples and individual therapy; Couple Intensives
  • Collaborative assessment and collaborative problem resolution
  • Narrative therapy supervision and training
  • EMDR
  • Clinical hypnosis