The Institute for Clinical Social Work


Military/Veterans Specialization: New Faculty Appointments


The Institute for Clinical Social Work is proud to announce the following faculty appointments as Visiting Professors:

Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Yarvis, PhD
Dr. Yarvis is Deputy Commander for Behavioral Health Service at the new Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, and an Former Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. For his work and his research on PTSD, LTC Yarvis was named both 2008 Uniformed Services and US Army Social Worker of the Year.

Harold Kudler, MD
Dr. Kudler is Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center. He is an Advanced Candidate in both the Adult and Child programs of the Psychoanalytic Education Center of the Carolinas and Chairman of the Service Members and Veterans initiative of the American Psychoanalytic Association.

Drs. Yarvis and Kudler have made outstanding contributions to the field of military and veterans mental health. They will be teaching and supervising students in the ICSW Military/Veterans Specialization.