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 and many of the evidence based treatments.  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.

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

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.

Robert Gregory, LPC-MHSP

2-photoRobert Gregory LPC-MHSP is an independent and board certified licensed professional counselor. He has worked in mental health since 1997 and received his Masters of Mental Health Counseling from the University of Tennessee in 2000. Prior to joining BMI, he worked with a diverse population and a broad spectrum of clinical issues both in the community and in area mental health centers. Rob has done extensive work as a counselor with children and families. Rob enjoys assisting children, couples, and families find success within themselves while facing mental health issues. His primary therapeutic interests are behavioral issues, depression, coping, adjustment, anxiety, marital issues, grief, divorce, and general family functioning. Rob specializes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Reality Therapy, for individuals, families, couples, and groups.

C. Keith Hulse, Ph.D., MSCP, D,ABSM

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Dr. Hulse, a Psychologist, obtained his Ph.D. in clinical psychology in 1985 from Bowling Green State University. He interned at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, completed a postdoctoral fellowship in behavioral medicine at Dartmouth Medical School, and then earned a Postdoctoral Masters degree in clinical psychopharmacology.  He is past director of behavioral medicine at Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center in Knoxville. Since 1990, Dr. Hulse has been in practice at the Behavioral Medicine Institute in Knoxville, which he founded. He has earned Diplomates from the American Board of Sleep Medicine and from the American Academy of Pain Management.  He is the recipient of a Presidential Citation from the American Psychological Association and of Outstanding Contributions to Psychology awards from APA Division 55 and the Tennessee Psychological Association.  He is a past President of TPA, and currently serves as their Director of State Legislative Affairs.