Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Education and Specialty

Dr. Rachel Waford Hall is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist that joined the Georgia Behavioral Health Professionals group in May 2018. She earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Louisville. She completed her Pre-Doctoral Internship in First Episode Psychosis at Harvard Med School and Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Emory University Grady Health System.

Professional Development

Dr. Waford obtained her psychologist licensure in Georgia. Dr. Waford is a part of the Community Friendship, Inc. Board of Directors and is an assistant professor at Emory University School of Public Health and Emory School of Medicine.

Awards, Service, Honors

In 2016, Dr. Waford was a NAMI Georgia Keynote speaker. Dr. Waford has her own published book: lati, C & Waford, R (2015). The Psychosis Response Guide. How to help young people psychiatric crises. Springer Publishing: New York.

Therapeutic Services

Dr. Waford provides individual and family therapy services for adolescents and adults struggling with severe mental illnesses including:

  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders

and many more.

Fun Facts

In her spare time, Dr. Waford enjoys doing yoga, cooking, and spending time with her husband and dog. She loves to travel and experience different cultures as well.

Contact Information

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Waford, please contact Georgia Behavioral Health Professionals Decatur office at (404) 500-4266.