Dr. John Millikin earned a doctorate in Human Development/Family Therapy at Virginia Tech in 2000. He has maintained a private practice in Reston, VA since 2001 and works with individuals, couples and families from a systemic approach. He has been a clinical supervisor and has facilitated numerous therapy and educational groups.

Dr. Millikin has developed and taught a variety of courses as an adjunct faculty member at the Virginia Tech Family Therapy Master’s Program. He has co-authored several publications in family therapy journals and has published a lifespan development assessment tool from a family systems perspective.

Dr. Millikin completed his third year in the Postgraduate Training Program in June of 2019. His interests include researching emotional processes in human families, applying Bowen theory to clinical practice and teaching Bowen theory in various settings.