Brian L. Imber
PhD, MA, MBA, BCN, BCB
Dr. Imber is a licensed Psychotherapist and Neurotherapist. He is a Licensed Psychologist in the state of California (PSY32640) and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Washington (LH61027314). He has a private practice, MindShift Psychotherapy www.mindshiftpsyhotherapy.com) in Bellevue, WA and Encinitas, CA. Dr. Imber practices the contemporary model of psychotherapy called, “Transtheroretical/Intergrative”. This is an approach that seeks the best of what each psychotherapeutic system has to offer. Dr. Imber provides comprehensive psychological and psychophysiological assessments for most mental health disorders and diagnoses.
He has training and experience in multiple systems of psychotherapy: Neurotherapy, Psychodynamic, Interpersonal, Family Systems, Cognitive-behavioral, EMDR and Exposure, Emotionally-focused, and Person-centered holistic therapies. These approaches have very good evidence to be effective for stress management, trauma, and multiple other mental health issues.
Dr. Imber completed his PhD and MA in Clinical Psychology at Saybrook University with a specialization in Applied Psychophysiology. He is board certified by BCIA in neurofeedback and biofeedback, and is a registered BCIA mentor for new clinicians in the areas of neurofeedback and biofeedback. Dr. Imber also holds an MBA degree . His published dissertation thesis was testing a novel therapy he created that combines a stress management therapy with Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback and received the award of Distinctive Dissertations.