Charles K. Burnett, Ph.D., Dr.P.H.

105 S. 4th Street Mebane, NC  27302 Phone:  (919) 563-2140

Licensed Psychologist

Dr. Charles K. Burnett


Dr. Burnett specializes in the treatment of individuals with chronic illnesses.  He is nationally known for his work with patients suffering from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and other gastrointestinal disorders. He uses a variety of evidence based strategies to assist people including the use of cognitive/behavioral therapy, pain management techniques, stress management, marital therapy, and hypnosis.

Dr. Burnett completed doctorates in Clinical Psychology and in Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH).  He also completed a Master’s degree in Pediatric Psychology at the University of Colorado at Denver.  His pre-doctoral training was in Health Psychology at Duke University Medical Center, and his post-doctoral training was in Behavioral Medicine and Psychophysiology at UNC-CH.  

He was a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Digestive Diseases at the UNC School of Medicine and also held adjunct appointments in the Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology.  He was the Director of Psychological Services for the UNC Center for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders and Motility.  Prior to establishing his private practice in Mebane he was associated with HRC Behavioral Health and Psychiatry.


He is a member of the American Psychological Association, and is a former President of the North Carolina Psychological Association and the North Carolina Psychological Association.  He founded the North Carolina Psychological Foundation’s Disaster Response Network. His research interests and publications include the evaluation and treatment of individuals with chronic illness, and  cognitive/behavioral marital therapy.  

Dr. Burnett is the principle author of the PMI PROFILE © an assessment tool used by churches and counselors around the world for premarital counseling since 1974.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Burnett, call (919) 563-2140

Dr. Charles K. Burnett
Licensed Psychologist


105 S. 4th Street
Mebane, NC  27302
Phone:  (919) 563-2140
Fax:  (919) 563-2188
drchuck@drchuckburnett.com