Professor, MD., psychiatrist, psychoanalyst.
Dr. Gabbard has authored or edited 27 books and over 350 scientific papers and book chapters. Previous positions include Brown Foundation Chair of Psychoanalysis and Professor of Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston from 2001-2011 and Director of the Menninger Hospital in Topeka, Kansas from 1989-1994. He has received many honors and awards, including the American Psychiatric Association/NIMH Vestermark Award for Psychiatric Education in 2010 and the prestigious Mary Sigourney Award in 2000 for outstanding contributions to psychoanalysis. He was Joint Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis from 2001—2007, the first non-British analyst to hold that position, and served as President of the American College of Psychiatrists from 2006 to 2007. Dr. Gabbard's textbooks have been translated into Italian, French, German, Portuguese, Korean, Japanese, Danish, Chinese, Greek, Romanian, and Spanish. He lectures throughout Europe, South America, and Australia, as well as in the United States and Canada.