Emily E Standish, PhD

Emily E Standish, PhD
Emily E Standish, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Contact Information

Patient Care Related:
Psychiatry, 269.337.6373


Emily Standish, PhD, is a psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Dr. Standish earned her undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She earned her doctorate degree in clinical psychology, with a minor in neuropsychology, from Wayne State University. She completed her predoctoral internship at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System and her postdoctoral work at the Battle Creek VA Medical Center. Before coming to WMed, Dr. Standish worked for Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital as a member of their multidisciplinary Pain Rehabilitation Program. She has also worked at Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services and has several years of experience treating veterans within the VA system. Dr. Standish specializes in the treatment of trauma, and chronic medical conditions including pain.

  • Education and Training

    • DO, PhD 2015, Clinical Psychology, Wayne State University
    • MA 2011, Clinical Psychology, Wayne State University
    • BA 2003, Psychology, University of North Carolina Wilmington
  • Research

    • Clinical Psychology
  • Publications

    • Morrill E., Richardson E., Keith J., Puente A. Predictive value of neuropsychological assessment; with regards to life expectancy among cardiac bypass surgery patients Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. 2006;13(3):337-341.