Seattle SkylineKenneth Muscatel, PhD-
Clinical, Forensic &  Neuropsychology-
411 - 12th Ave, Suite 305
Seattle, WA 98122-
Phone & FAX  (206) 324-4443-



Ph.D. - Clinical Psychology, University of Washington, 1979

Graduate and Postgraduate Training:

Senior Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1980-81

Predoctoral Psychology Intern, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1978-79

U.S.P.H.S. Fellow, Dept. of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1977-78

Research Associate, Family Epilepsy Study, Dept. of Epidemiology and Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1977-78

Psychometrist, University of Washington Hospital, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1976-77

Research Assistant, Dept. of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1975-76

Faculty Positions:

Lecturer, Graduate Course in Forensic Psychology, Dept. of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 1986, Spring Quarter

Lecturer, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1980-81

Instructor, Graduate Level Course in Neuropsychological Assessment, Dept. of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1977

Medical/Hospital Staff Appointments:
  1. Staff Psychologist, Valley General Hospital, Kent, WA, 1992
  2. Providence Hospital, Seattle, WA, 1985
  3. Steven's Memorial Hospital, Edmonds, WA, 1984
  4. Director, Anger Management Treatment Program, Harborview Community Mental Health Program, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, 1980-81
  • American Board of Forensic Examiners (ABFE)
  • American Psychological Association (APA):
       1.  Division 40: Neuropsychology
       2.  Division 41: Psychology and the Law
  • International Neuropsychological Society (INS)
  • Washington State Psychological Association (WSPA)
  • Western Psychological Association (WPA)
Local Responsibilities:

Consultant, Central Seattle Panel of Consultants, Seattle and Woodinville, WA, 1990-present

Consultant, Dept. of Labor and Industries, State of Washington, Olympia, WA, 1980-present

Professional Affiliate, Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1980-present

Private Practice, 411-12th Ave, Suite 305, Seattle, WA, 1979-present

Consultant, Neuropsychological Assessment, Washington State Cerebral Palsy Center, Seattle, WA, 1978

Chair, Interdisciplinary Case Conferences in Neuropsychology-Neurology, Dept. of Neuropathology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1977


Muscatel, K.M. "Clinical Neuropsychology and the Rehabilitation of the Disabled Worker."

In-service Presentation to the Dept. of Labor and Industries, Division of Rehabilitation, State of Washington, Seattle, WA, December 3, 1980

Muscatel, K.M. "Stress Management Training and the Public Safety Communication Professional."  Series of seminar-training programs conducted in cooperation with the Teamsters Local Cities of Everett, Bellevue, and Lynnwood, Washington and the following Public Safety Communication Networks: Sho-Com, Sno-Pac, Valley-Com and Bellevue Communication, November, 1979 to June, 1980

Muscatel, K.M. "Job Stress and the Public Safety Communication Professional."  Invited address to the Teamsters Local, representing Public Safety Radio Communication Professionals, August, 5, 1979

Muscatel, K.M. "An Introduction to Neuropsychology." Presentation to Interdisciplinary Case Conference in Neurology-Neuropsychology, Dept. of Neuropathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, March, 1, 1977

The following presentations were made on the topic of Diminished Capacity and the use of psychological/psychiatric testimony in a court of law:

  • King County Public Defenders, 1984
  • King County Prosecutors, 1984
  • Washington Association of Prosecuting Attorneys, Juvenile Training Program, 1984. For this presentation, a monograph on the Topic of Diminished Capacity was published in the training manual which accompanied the juvenile program, dated November 1 and 2, 1984.
  • Snohomish County Public Defenders, 1983
  • Snohomish County Prosecutors, 1983
  • King County Public Defenders, 1982

I have made numerous presentations on Forensic Psychology.  I have been the instructor for two courses taught as continuing education psychologists in the State of Washington, presented through the Washington State Psychological Association, January 16, 1988 and November 7, 1986.

Presentation to the "Youth and Violence" Conference, March, 1987, organized through Youth Eastside Services, on "Psychological Factors in the Prediction and Control of Violent Youth Offenders."

Presentation on "Anti-Social Personality Disorders" to the Clinical Seminars Conference at Northwest Hospital on January 24, 1987.  This was presented to an audience of psychiatric nurses and allied professions.

Abstracts and Technical Reports:

Muscatel, K.M.  The Relation of Attitudinal Factors to the Decision to Stop Smoking.  Dissertation Abstracts International, 1980