Pamela Dorsett, Ph.D. is a freelance journalist and member of the Society of Professional Journalists and SPJ Georgia. Dr. Dorsett is a licensed psychologist in practice at the Behavioral Institute of Atlanta, where she is a partner. As a clinician of 30 years, her areas of specialization are anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder throughout the lifespan. Prior to joining BIA, Dr. Dorsett held positions in university and medical school settings. She says she loves her work as a psychologist, but her first love was journalism. She returned to college several years ago to study print journalism. She has written articles for SizingUpTheSouth.com, SPJ Region 3’s news site for journalists and journalism in the South. She has also published scientific research studies in peer-reviewed psychology journals and chapters in professional books.
Dr. Dorsett is co-chair of the SPJ Georgia Freelance Committee.