Angela Muterspaugh, M.M.F.T.

Assistant in
Faculty Appointments
Assistant in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
M.M.F.T., Trevecca Nazarene College, Nashville, TennesseeB.A., University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee
Clinical Description
Angela Muterspaugh is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, and became a faculty member in October 2012. Angela began her work with Vanderbilt in July 2007 at the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital where her primary focus was to facilitate group therapy. She went on to work with the community mental health center at Vanderbilt in December 2009, providing individual and group therapy at the Adult Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic. Currently, she provides individual therapy, catering her approach to each individual patient. She utilizes a systemic lens, while incorporating cognitive behavioral therapy, supportive therapy, and mindfulness techniques as needed. Angela also enjoys utilizing Prolonged Exposure therapy to increase the coping skills and decrease the distress experienced by those who have suffered a traumatic experience.
Clinical Research Keywords
Anxiety, PTSD, Adjustment Disorder, Grief Recovery, Systemic Therapy, Prolonged Exposure Therapy, Supportive Therapy, CBT, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy