Dr. Ragsdale graduated Magna cum Laude with her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology at the Florida State University in 2009. She  received her M.S. in 2012 and Ph.D in Clinical Psychology in 2015 from the University of Central Florida. She completed her internship at the Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center.  Her primary clinical and research focus concerns the assessment and treatment of veterans suffering from combat-related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Dr. Ragsdale is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University.