Head facilitator: Phi Alpha Graduate of Arizona State University's Master of Social Work Program. Specializes in Trauma, Depression, Abuse, Frequent Dysregulation of Emotions, and Stress. Ben received his Bachelor’s Degree from BYU in Psychology.
Ben has advanced intensive training in DBT from an agency in the valley. He completed a 2 year training including running multiple DBT skills groups weekly and seeing on average 10 individual DBT clients weekly. This program was focused on mirroring Marsha Linehan's full comprehensive outpatient program and trainings.
Currently in his practice of therapy, he uses Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy. He uses these therapeutic modalities to treat Anxiety Disorders, Trauma/PTSD, Depression, Frequent Mood Fluctuation, and Relationship Conflict.
He is currently working in private practice and owns The Act of Healing: a therapeutic business model created to provide holistic support to those that seek therapeutic treatment. He also is a Professor at ASU teaching stress management and other clinical psychotherapy courses in the Integrative Health Initiative within the Social Work Department.