Professional credentials & affiliations:
State of Arizona Psychologist License #4811
American Psychological Association (APA)
APA Division of Trauma Psychology-Professional Affiliate
Association for Psychological Science (APS)
International Assoc of Trauma Professionals (IATP)
Dr. Evelyn Farrell, Ph.D. is a licensed Clinical Psychologist with offices in Scottsdale, Arizona. She completed her Bachelors, Master of Science, and Doctorate degrees, as well as an internship and residency in Clinical Psychology.
Dr. Farrell received specialized training from Dr. A.T. Beck, M.D., and Judith Beck, Ph.D. at the renown Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. A.T. Beck was a pioneer in the field of psychology and the developer of Cognitive Therapy, considered a gold standard for psychotherapeutic treatment of a wide range of mental disorders.
Dr. Farrell specializes in the treatment of anxiety and depressive disorders, traumatic stress, including post-traumatic stress disorder, and crisis intervention & management.
Additional certifications include:
Certified Clinical Trauma Specialist - International Association of Trauma Professionals-(IATP)
Certified Complex Trauma Specialist-Level II - Int'l Assoc of Trauma Professional (IATP)
Veteran's Administration & National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Clinical Training
Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist (Traumatology Institute, Toronto, Ontario)
Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy, Philadelphia, PA
Neuroscience Certificate for Clinical Practice & Somatic Interventions for Complex Trauma
AMSR: National Center for Suicide Prevention
RRSR: American Association of Suicidality, Portland, OR)
The New Song Center for Grieving Children: Group Facilitator (Hospice of the Valley, Phoenix, AZ)