Landon Poppleton, PhD, JD

August 19, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Landon Poppleton, PhD, JD, is a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of Oregon (1999) and Washington (PY 60041144). Since 2001 he has worked with adults, families, and children in divorce and separation. He is trained in the “scientist-practitioner model,” where his assessment and clinical practice is informed by social science research. In his practice he provides […]

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Steve Tutty, PhD

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Steve Tutty, PhD, is a licensed clinical forensic psychologist in Washington, Arizona, Utah, and Idaho (WA-UI) who provides both clinical and forensic services to children, adolescents, and parents. Since 1992, Dr. Tutty has worked directly with individuals presenting with a wide range of mental health challenges in state institutions, inpatient hospitals, outpatient mental health clinics, […]

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Jennifer Savion, PsyD

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Jennifer Savion, PsyD, earned her MA in Forensic Psychology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, as well as her PsyD in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Forensic Psychology at Carlos Albizu University in Miami, Florida. Her training has largely focused on forensic evaluations, psychological assessment of adults and children, and […]

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Amanda L. Harmon, LMHC

August 15, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Amanda L. Harmon, LMHC

Amanda L. Harmon, LMHC is a licensed mental health counselor with the state of Washington. She graduated from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary with a Masters in Counseling degree, specializing in the fields of mental health counseling and marriage and family therapy. Amanda is a certified Mental Health Specialist and Child Mental Health Specialist, and has advanced […]

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Tom Freeman, LMFT

August 19, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Tom Freeman, LMFT, is a licensed Marriage and Family therapist, having worked as the director of programs in community mental health, as a research associate in behavioral health at a major Seattle research institute, and in private practice. He has worked in creative modalities with children for the past 25 years and has provided individual […]

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Nancy Heilman, PhD

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Nancy Heilman, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist with over twenty-five years of experience working with children, adolescents, and families. Clinical treatment methods have included family therapy and parenting skills training, individual therapy for children and adolescents utilizing cognitive-behavioral interventions and skills-training.  Specialties include anxiety and adjustment disorders, brain injury, neurodevelopmental disorders, autism spectrum disorders, […]

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Jeff Lee, PhD

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Jeff A. Lee, PhD is a licensed clinical and forensic psychologist in Washington (PY 60229346) and Oregon (2242). I am trained in both scientist-practitioner and scholar-practitioner models from which I provide empirically and theoretically informed assessments, consultation, and psychotherapy. My primary focus is forensic evaluations including violence risk, sex offender, parenting capacity, competency, insanity, and […]

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Angela Lujan, LMHC, CMHS

August 17, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Angela Lujan, LMHC, CMHS is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Child Mental Health Specialist. Angela has worked over the last several years with families with children ages two years old to early adulthood, helping navigate various family relational hardships and conflict. Angela has also work with youth and adults individually who struggle with interpersonal […]

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Samuel Kane, MA, LMHC

August 19, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Samuel Kane, MA, LMHC, is a Clinical Psychology PhD doctor-student at the California School of Professional Psychology in his fifth year of training. Mr. Kane has worked directly with individuals presenting with emotional and behavioral (e.g., Depression, Anxiety, ADHD, Oppositional Defiance), neurologically-based challenges (e.g., Traumatic Brain Injuries, Concussions), learning disabilities (e.g., Dyslexia), and chemical dependency […]

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Nuri Kahn, DBH(c), MA, LMFT, MHP

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Nuri Kahn, LMFT, is the clinical director of NW Family Psychology – Bainbridge Island. He is experienced in treating a wide array of clinical issues including anxiety, depression, trauma, attention and impulse control issues, phobias, adjustment difficulties and relationship challenges. Nuri is a licensed marriage and family therapist experienced working with children, adolescents and adults. […]

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Michelle Norman-Bryant, Psy.D

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Specializing in trauma, mood disorders, and adolescent/adult testing Dr. Michelle Norman-Bryant, is a clinical psychologist with over 10 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and families. She has worked directly with individuals presenting with a wide range of mental health challenges, specializing in crisis intervention/management and trauma. She has conducted individual, family, couples therapy, and […]

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Heather Deming, PsyD

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Heather Deming, PsyD, is a post-doctoral psychologist resident who has worked directly with individuals presenting with a wide range of mental health challenges in outpatient mental health clinics, inpatient settings, and schools since 2009. Dr. Deming has experience performing psychological evaluations, violence risk evaluations, parental capacity evaluations, and neuro-developmental evaluations on children, teens, and adults. […]

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Jessica Boyle, PhD

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Jessica Boyle, PhD

Jessica Boyle received a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Psychology and Law (Forensic Psychology) from The University of Alabama…ROLL TIDE! Dr. Boyle has extensive clinical and forensic experience within various hospital and correctional settings. She completed her pre-doctoral internship through the U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons at Federal Medical Center Lexington in […]

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Steve Tutty, PhD

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Dr. Tutty has particular expertise in evaluating both youth and adults over the past 20 years who find themselves at crossroads with the court system, such as family (e.g., custody, relocation), tort (e.g., personal injury), and criminal matters (e.g., domestic violence). Dr. Tutty regularly evaluates and testifies on these matters, and works directly with Chaise […]

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Chaise Marie Gies, M.S

August 17, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Chaise Marie Gies

Chaise Marie Gies, M.S., has worked in the psychology and forensic field for several years. She has a Master’s degree in Forensic Psychology. Chaise’s clinical expertise provides her with a strong understanding of the interface between psychology and the legal system (juvenile and adult courts), and has worked with individuals and their families experiencing custody […]

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Mitch Harris, PhD

August 19, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Mitch Harris, PhD

Mitch Harris, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist who provides clinical and forensic services to children, adolescents, and adults. Clinical treatment services incorporate evidence based, cognitive behavioral treatment (CBT) and skills training for anxiety, depression, and chronic mental health conditions that are not responding to other forms of treatment, as well as traditional psychological evaluations (e.g., ADHD, learning […]

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Justin Stum, MS. LMFT

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Justin Stum, MS. LMFT

Mr. Stum holds a masters degree (MA) in marriage and family therapy (LMFT). He began treating adolescents and adults in a therapeutic capacity in 2001, providing guidance and evidence based counseling to help restore their relationships to lead healthy fulfilling lives. Since that time, Mr. Stum has helped hundreds of teens and parents in establishing […]

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Michelle Babcock

Michelle Babcock, MA, LMHC is a Clinical Psychology Psy.D doctoral-student at Antioch University Seattle. Michelle is in her fourth year of training. In addition to this doctoral training, Michelle earned a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology. Since 2014, Michelle has worked with a wide-variety of adults in community mental health centers and private practice. Michelle […]

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Britney Wilkinson

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Michael Altig, MA, LMHC

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Michael Altig, MA, LMHC

Michael Altig, MA, LMHC is a Licensed Mental Health counselor in the state of Washington (LH 6087). He has a Master’s Degree in Marriage, Family, and Child Counseling from Chapman University. Michael has been providing child and family therapy services to the people of Vancouver, Clark County, and the Portland area since 1996. He brings […]

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Brenden Behling, MA

August 17, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Brenden Behling, MA

Brenden Behling, MA, is a registered LPC intern currently pursuing licensure in the state of Oregon. He has a Master’s Degree in Counseling from Multnomah University. Brenden has strong interest in the interplay between psychology and law, with a focus in domestic relations. Regarding therapy, Brenden utilizes evidenced based practices, and a client-centered approach in identifying […]

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Lisa Cruz, MA, LMHC

August 19, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Lisa Cruz, MA, LMHC, is a Washington State Licensed Mental Health Counselor. She earned her master’s degree in mental health counseling at Capella University and has over 20 years of experience working primarily with adolescents, couples and their families experiencing a wide range of emotional and behavioral challenges. Lisa is a trauma informed therapist who […]

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Amber Beck-Garcia, MSW, LICSW

August 17, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Amber Beck-Garcia, MSW, LICSW, is a Washington State Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW). Her educational training comes from the University of Washington. She has extensive clinical work from a day treatment program for emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children, as well as advocacy within Tribal settings. Her therapeutic approach with clients is strongly influenced by […]

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Mark Adams, MA, LMHC

August 19, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Mark Adams, MA, LMHC, is a licensed mental health counselor who has worked with children, adolescents, and adults in various community mental health settings since 1994. Mark has extensive experience working with issues of domestic disputes and high conflict.  He has worked with adults to repair the damage and undo legacies of harmful behavior. Within […]

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Glyn Deputy, M.Ed, LMHC

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Glyn Deputy, M.Ed, LMHC, brings a keen awareness of both the necessities and subtleties of surviving our human condition and reaching one’s full potential. Glyn has worked with generational family issues in rural and frontier communities, has assisted students with all types of disability in pursuing higher education, and has gained exceptional skills in mental […]

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Stephanie Baxter, MSW, LASW

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Stephanie has over 18 years of experience working with children and families involved in the child welfare system, helping them navigate very difficult family problems. After obtaining her MSW from University of Washington in 2011, she began working with vulnerable children and families in Clark and Cowlitz Counties. Stephanie also worked as an adjunct instructor […]

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Judith Rutberg-Self, PhD

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Over the past 30 years, Dr. Rutberg-Self has specialized in child and adolescent testing, primarily for assessing learning and behavioral problems, including dyslexia, dysgraphia, ADHD, autism, and complex mood disorders. These assessments are comprehensive in nature and involve intelligence, academic, personality, and neuropsychological batteries. Dr. Rutberg-Self also conducts classroom observations and consults with multiple parties, […]

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Dianah Jackson, LMFT

August 17, 2019 | nwfamilypsychology

Specializing in family systems counseling, teens and their adults, mindful self-compassion and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Dianah also counsels couples and families through a variety of life-stages, helping them find well-being in their changing roles. Dedicated to working through the entire therapeutic process with you and those you love, Dianah creates a time […]

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Arista Dechant, LMHC

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Arista Dechant, LMHC, was born and raised in Kansas, where she attended Fort Hays State University. She graduated in 2011 with a master’s degree (MA) in counseling and became a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) soon thereafter. Ms. Dechant has treated both youth and adults experiencing complex mood and behavioral challenges, including depression, anxiety, psychosis, […]

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