David D. Luxton, PhD., is an American author, clinical psychologist, professor, entrepreneur, and musician. A former military psychologist and research scientist, he has authored more than 100 academic articles and book chapters in the fields of artificial intelligence, ethics, and psychological health. He is Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle and founder of the Wayfarer Records label. He resides in the Pacific Northwest, USA.

Academic CV



03 AUG, 2018

APA 2018

21 OCT, 2019

United Nations Talk

30 NOV, 2019

Caring Letters for Suicide Prevention

03 AUG, 2019

Space Music

21 DEC, 2021

Sonic Wayfarer Podcast

2 June, 2018

Dave Luxton Live


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Selected Academic Articles


Digital Forensic Assessment

Luxton, D. D., Lexcen, F.J, & McIntyre, K. A. (2019). Forensic Competency Assessment with Digital Technologies, Current Psychiatry Reports, 21, 60.

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Artificial Intelligence Ethics

Luxton, D. D. (2014). Recommendations for the ethical use and design of artificial intelligent care providers. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine.

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Artificial Intelligence

Luxton, D. D. (2014). Artificial Intelligence in Psychological Practice: Current and Future Applications and Implications. Professional Psychology: Research & Practice. 332-339.

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mHealth Tech

Luxton, D. D., McCann, R. A., Bush, N. E., Mishkind, M. C., & Reger, G. M. (2011). mHealth for Mental Health: Integrating Smartphone Technology in Behavioral Healthcare. Professional Psychology: Research & Practice, 42, 505-512.

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Luxton, D. D. & Lexcen, F. (2018). Forensic Competency Evaluations via Videoconferencing: A Feasibility Review and Best Practice Recommendations. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice. 49(2), 124-131.

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Suicide Prevention

Luxton, D. D., June, J. D., & Fairall, J. M. (2012). Social Media and Suicide: A Public Health Perspective. American Journal of Public Health. 102(2), 195-200.

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OCT, 2022

Ten Minutes Toward Truth

AI, ethics, psychology, and public health

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NOV, 2019

DoD Armed With Science

Artificial Intelligence

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DEC, 2016

Electronic Music Composition

Electronic music production techniques

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