Dr. Bruce Grant, Founder & CEO
Dr. Grant is a licensed clinical psychologist providing psychotherapy for adults, adolescents, children, and couples; as well as a broad range of psychological testing. Dr. Grant procured his Doctorate of Psychology from Argosy University in the San Francisco Bay Area, and his Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He is the founder and Executive Director of Discovery Counseling and Assessment Center, LLC.
Dr. Grant has practiced in a variety of settings including public schools, colleges/universities, residential substance abuse treatment facilities, community health clinics, and private practice. He specializes in the treatment of trauma, personality disorders, Bipolar Disorder, relational issues, and couples counseling, and he enjoys helping partners find joy in their relationship again. In addition to his specializations, he has a general practice and much experience working with a variety of issues such as anxiety, depression, mood disorders, substance abuse, stress, and anger management. He provides psychological assessment services, including ADHD, Bariatric, Forensic, Parenting, Psychosexual, Domestic Violence, Trauma, Substance (Drug and Alcohol), and Mood Evaluations.
Dr. Grant is trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), a therapy that enables people to heal from the symptoms and emotional distress resulting from disturbing life experiences. He is also certified as a foundational Theraplay practitioner, which is a child and family therapy for building and enhancing attachment, self-esteem, trust in others, and joyful engagement.
Dr. Grant provides both short- and long-term therapies to help his clients decrease symptoms and work toward an understanding of the underlying issues contributing to them. He is an integrative therapist that utilizes psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, and relational approaches. He believes that it is important to attend to the mind, body, and emotions in reaching optimal health and happiness. He enjoys helping people discover healing and witnessing them through their healing and growth process.