Upon receiving his medical degree, Dr. Guthrie completed internship, general psychiatry residency, and forensic psychiatry fellowship training at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center / LSU Health in Shreveport, LA, serving as chief resident.  

     Dr. Guthrie is board certified in both Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry as a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.  Dr. Guthrie has been in private practice since 2012 and maintains active medical licenses in Virginia, Louisiana, and Montana.  

     In addition to patient care and forensic consultations, Dr. Guthrie currently serves as faculty for the Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine and Lincoln Memorial University.  He has educated medical students, interns, residents, and physician assistants, lecturing on topics in general and forensic psychiatry. Dr. Guthrie has also presented research on the topic of Miranda warning readability.

     Dr. Guthrie is a fellow of 
the American Psychiatric Association and member of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law.