Benjamin F. Miller, PsyD
Director of Healthcare Policy
Benjamin Miller received his doctorate degree in clinical psychology from Spalding University in Louisville, Kentucky. He completed his pre-doctoral internship at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, where he trained in primary-care psychology.
In addition, Miller worked as a postdoctoral fellow in primary care psychology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health.
Currently, Dr. Miller is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine where he is responsible for initiatives involving integrating mental health into primary care. Dr. Miller is the Administrative Director and co-creator of the Collaborative Care Research Network.
Dr. Miller has written and published journal articles on enhancing the evidentiary support for collaborative care models and increasing the training and education of psychologists in primary care. Most recently, he has co-authored a chapter on the role of health psychology in Family Medicine and Internal Medicine (primary care).
He is actively involved in the governance of the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association (CFHA) where he is a board member representing organizational partnerships.
He has been active in the American Psychological Association for Graduate Students (APAGS) where he held the elected position of Member- at-Large — Practice Focus from 2006-2008. During his tenure in APAGS, he focused on assessing the needs of practice-focused students while attempting to raise students’ awareness of the role of psychology within the larger health care system.
Dr. Miller’s research interests include models of collaborative care, health behavior interventions and primary care practice redesign.
Outside of psychology, Ben enjoys playing music, rock climbing and running. He and his wife live in Denver, Colorado, with their daughter.Program Office Members