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Trusted Guidance, Quality Care

Dr. Patterson was born and raised in North Carolina and spent 18 years in North Dakota before moving to Idaho Falls in 1998. She earned her PhD in Psychology from Walden University in Minneapolis, MN. Additionally, Dr. Patterson earned her Masters of Business Administration from Central Michigan University and two Bachelors degrees in psychology and education. Dr. Patterson is a board certified professional counselor with 15+ years of experience providing counseling and psychological testing services. She specializes in couple’s therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and has a special interest in insomnia and sleep related disorders. She enjoys helping individuals cope with overwhelming situations, depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorders, and works with a broad spectrum of personality disorders. Dr. Patterson also provides psychological testing services and has a special interest in dementia, chronic pain, and severe and persistent mental health disorders. Dr. Patterson enjoys spending time with her husband, five adult children, and 3 awesome grandchildren.