About Dr. Aaron Harris

Dr. Harris has been a licensed psychologist since 2007 and has worked in diverse clinical practice settings, including private practice, inpatient medical center, the US Air Force and the Veterans Affairs (VA). Most recently, he moved to the Idaho Falls area in March 2015 to serve as Executive Director of the Behavioral Health Center (BHC).

Through these experiences, Dr. Harris has developed expertise in several areas assessment and psychotherapy, including health psychology issues (pain, sleep, stress, and chronic illness), Posttrauamtic Stress Disorder (PTSD), sport and performance psychology, substance abuse, depression/anxiety, and relationship and marital distress.

 

Qualifications & Experience Highlights:

Undergraduate Education:Brigham Young University, B.S. Psychology
Graduate Education:University of Maryland-College Park, M.A. Clinical Psychology
University of Maryland-College Park, Ph.D. Clinical Psychology
Professional Licenses:Maryland (2007-2013)
Kansas (2012-present)
Idaho (2017-present)
Clinical Training Certifications:Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Pain Management
Cognitive Processing Therapy [CPT] for PTSD
Tobacco Cessation Intervention & Program Planning
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia [CBT-I]
Primary Care-Mental Health Integration [PCMHI] Certification
Prolonged Exposure [PE] Therapy for PTSD
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury [mTBI]
Behavioral Health Optimization Program [BHOP] Certification
Military Deployment Mental Health Interventions
Military Alcohol & Drug Treatment (ADAPT) Program
Suicide Risk Assessment
Critical Incident Stress Management [CISM]
Motivational Interviewing [MINT]
Prevention & Relationship Enhancement Program [PREP]
Relationship Enhancement [RE] Therapy
“Sound Marital House” Couples Therapy