Deborah A. Harrison, Ph.D,
Dr. Harrison has completed extensive training, all in the field of clinical psychology. After finishing a bachelor's degree in psychology at Indiana University in 1981, Dr. Harrison completed a Ph.D. in clinical psychology at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1986. Further training included an internship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a residency year in a large group practice in south Florida. She has seen clients in counseling since 1981.
In addition to private practice in Naples, Dr. Harrison was previously on staff at Naples Community Hospital as well as six other hospitals throughout Florida, and served as the clinical director of the Guidance Clinic of the Middle Keys. She presently sees adults and children for evaluation and counseling, and provides forensic evaluations and expert witness testimony for the courts. Her present areas of special interest include depression, anxiety, hypnosis, insomnia, personal growth, midlife and retirement issues, and forensic evaluations as well as others.
American Psychological Association
American Psychological Association, Div. 42; Psychologists in Independent Practice
American Psychological Association, Div. 12; Clinical Psychology
Florida Psychological Association
Calusa Psychological Association
National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology
National Board for Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists
Association for the Advancement of Psychology
AWARDS / HONORS
Award for outstanding community advocacy from the Supreme Court and Governor of Florida
Southern Illinois University Dean's Fellowship
Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Lambda Delta