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Dr. James Parker, PhD


Psychology

Biography


Contact Info:

Office:

605.745.8928

Website:

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Facility/Office:

Fall River Health Services and Fall River Health Services Rural Clinic

Education:

MS,PhD: University of Georgia
BA: McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
Special Training
Psychopharmacology and Medical Psychology (two-year fellowship), Uniformed Services University School of Medicine and Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC

Internship:

University of Manitoba Faulty of Medicine & Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Biography:

Married and five children around the USA and South America. Has resided in all regions of the US, many rural areas and large cities on both coasts with extensive military medicine and psychology service in US and deployed settings. Previous own of a family-operated clinic.

More/Other Information:

Professional Interests and Experience:
Physiological and cognitive psychology, psychosomatic functioning,
Cognitive, symptom-based and personality objective data testing
Occupational psychology and health
Adaption to dangerous-high stress environments
Primary approach: Behavior therapy and short-term, practical counselling for anxiety, phobia, panic difficulties; mood disorders; functional behavior analysis for developmental, autistic spectrum and Asperger Syndrome behavior; function improvement for pain behavior and sleep disturbances; self-regulation for effective management of anger; counselling for occupational best-fit; traditional long-term insight oriented psychotherapy and counseling.
Fall River Health Services is a non-profit corporation of professional team members committed to excellent, quality and patient focused healthcare for the whole person. We provide for the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the individual, family, and significant others. We are committed to our patients, employees and our public.