Debbie Della-Rodolfa, M.S., Ed.S.

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Deb­bie, a License Pro­fes­sion­al Coun­selor, earned her B.A. in Psy­chol­o­gy from Clem­son Uni­ver­si­ty in 1994 and her Master’s of Sci­ence degree in Coun­sel­ing and her Edu­ca­tion Spe­cial­ist degree in Men­tal Health Coun­sel­ing from Flori­da State Uni­ver­si­ty in 1996. Deb­bie has a broad range of expe­ri­ence and has worked in col­lege stu­dent coun­sel­ing cen­ters, coun­seled those with severe and per­sis­tent men­tal health dis­or­ders, and has coun­seled peo­ple deal­ing with depres­sion and anx­i­ety in all age groups. Deb­bie is a P.R.E.P cer­ti­fied mar­riage coun­selor. P.R.E.P. coun­sel­ing offers cou­ples tools to work through tough and per­sis­tent mar­i­tal issues. Deb­bie also works with adop­tive fam­i­lies, both domes­tic and inter­na­tion­al adop­tion, through Har­mo­ny Adop­tions of Ten­nessee. She edu­cates and coun­sels adop­tive par­ents on attach­ment dis­or­ders and issues relat­ed to adop­tion.

Victor W Barr, Ph.D.

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Dr. Barr, a licensed psy­chol­o­gist, grad­u­at­ed from North Car­oli­na at Chapel Hill in 1989.  He interned at Iowa State Uni­ver­si­ty Coun­sel­ing Cen­ter. In 1992 he moved to Knoxville and began his career at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Ten­nessee Coun­sel­ing Cen­ter. He served in almost every clin­i­cal and admin­is­tra­tive posi­tion includ­ing 10 years as the Direc­tor.  These roles includ­ed being a train­er and super­vi­sor of psy­chol­o­gist-in-train­ing from their first clin­i­cal expe­ri­ence through their post-doc­tor­al super­vi­sion just pri­or to full licen­sure. He also serves as adjunct fac­ul­ty in both Psy­chol­o­gy and Edu­ca­tion.   He pre­sent­ed at nation­al and inter­na­tion­al con­fer­ences on issues relat­ed to col­lege coun­sel­ing cen­ters. He retired from UT in 2015 and began his prac­tice with BMI in 2016.  He has trained exten­sive­ly in cog­ni­tive behav­ioral mod­els, many of the evi­dence based treat­ments, as well as being Eye Move­ment Desen­si­ti­za­tion and Repro­cess­ing Ther­a­py (EMDR) Cer­ti­fied.  He pro­vides indi­vid­ual psy­chother­a­py to adults and ado­les­cents. His prac­tice at the coun­sel­ing cen­ter while gen­er­al­ist in nature was heav­i­ly dom­i­nat­ed by clients with OCD, Bipo­lar, trau­ma, abuse, depres­sion, and anx­i­ety. He has sig­nif­i­cant expe­ri­ence in par­tic­u­lar with either a com­plex pre­sen­ta­tion of psy­cho­log­i­cal symp­toms or a mix of psy­cho­log­i­cal and phys­i­cal symp­to­mol­o­gy.

Gregory W. Foreman, Ph.D.

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Dr. Fore­man, a Psy­chol­o­gist, earned his doc­tor­ate in clin­i­cal psy­chol­o­gy from George Mason Uni­ver­si­ty in 2001.  He interned at East­ern Vir­ginia Med­ical School, then com­plet­ed a post­doc­tor­al fel­low­ship in pain psy­chol­o­gy at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Vir­ginia Health Sys­tem Pain Man­age­ment Cen­ter.  Dr. Fore­man has spe­cial­ized exper­tise in the cog­ni­tive-behav­ioral treat­ment of chron­ic pain, med­ical­ly-ori­ent­ed issues, depres­sion, anx­i­ety dis­or­ders, and insom­nia.  He also spe­cial­izes in bariatric psy­chol­o­gy, includ­ing con­duct­ing pre-sur­gi­cal psy­cho­log­i­cal eval­u­a­tions and fol­low-up treat­ment for patients being con­sid­ered for weight loss surgery.

Gerald Fried, LCSW, BCD

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Mr. Fried, a Licensed Clin­i­cal Social Work­er, earned his Mas­ter of Sci­ence in Social Work from the Uni­ver­si­ty of Ten­nessee in 1979. He has been a Board Cer­ti­fied Diplo­mate in Clin­i­cal Social Work since 1987. He worked for ten years as direc­tor of out­pa­tient ser­vices at Hol­ston Men­tal Health Cen­ter in Kingsport, TN. He also served as fam­i­ly ther­a­pist for the Oaks of St. Mary’s in Knoxville, TN in the ear­ly 1990’s. He has been in full time pri­vate prac­tice of psy­chother­a­py since 1992. His spe­cial­ized areas of treat­ment include Post­trau­matic Stress Dis­or­der, Pan­ic Dis­or­der, and Obses­sive Com­pul­sive Dis­or­der. He is a clin­i­cal mem­ber of the Anx­i­ety Dis­or­ders Asso­ci­a­tion of Amer­ica, the Inter­na­tion­al Obses­sive Com­pul­sive Dis­or­der Foun­da­tion (Advanced Behav­ior Ther­a­py Train­ing Insti­tute Grad­u­ate), and the Inter­na­tional Soci­ety for Trau­matic Stress Stud­ies.