Charles H. Bombardier Ph.D.

 Charles  H. Bombardier Ph.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Behavioral Health Care, Brain Injury, Mental Health Care, Multiple Sclerosis, Psychology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Spinal Cord Injury (SCI), Traumatology




Primary Location

Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 4th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 


Charles H. Bombardier, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist and head of the UW Medicine Division of Clinical and Neuropsychology. He treats psychological and substance use problems in people with brain or spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis and other disabilities.

Dr. Bombardier earned his master's and doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from Washington State University, Pullman. He completed his internship and fellowship in medical psychology at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina. He is board-certified in rehabilitation psychology.

His clinical interests include improving mental, physical and cognitive health; treating depression, pain and physical inactivity; and addressing substance abuse in people physical and/or cognitive disabilities. His research interests include treating major depression with exercise, counseling or medication; and promoting healthy behaviors and reducing substance use in people with physical and/or cognitive disabilities.

Dr. Bombardier is a UW professor of rehabilitation medicine. 

Personal Interests

In addition to helping his patients, Dr. Bombardier enjoys tennis, woodworking and traveling with his wife.

Teaching Interests


Washington State UniversityMedical education1987
Duke University Medical CenterInternshipMedical Psychology
Duke University, Dept. of PsychologyFellowshipMedical Psychology


Board Certifications

American Board of Professional Psychology Inc.Clinical Psychology2009
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