Annie McCall began training in DBT as a graduate student at New York University in 1999.  Since receiving her Masters degree in 2000, she has continued to develop her skills as a DBT practitioner, and has trained directly with DBT treatment developer Marsha Linehan, Ph.D. at the University of Washington.  She has served as a DBT research therapist in three clinical trials at the Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinic, Dr. Linehan’s research lab.  She has a private practice in the Seattle area offering individual DBT and other cognitive behavioral treatments to adolescents and adults. She is the co-founder of Youth and Family DBT of Seattle, which offers multi-family DBT skills groups and parent coaching workshops.  She specializes in exposure treatment for PTSD and other anxiety disorders.

In addition to her clinical work, McCall trains clinicians in the use of DBT as a contractor and consultant.  She trained for Behavioral Tech, LLC from 2009 – 2012 and has worked with the Treatment Implementation Collaborative, LLC since 2014.  She is a Washington State licensed mental health counselor.  


Annie is a Certified DBT Clinician by the DBT-Linehan Board of Certification (November 2015).

Annie McCall, MA, LMHC ::  Consultant & Trainer