Dr. Edwards is a Licensed Psychologist who has been in private practice with Responsive
Centers since 2002. Prior to that, he worked for fifteen years in a wide range of
mental health settings, including psychiatric hospitals, a college counseling center,
nursing homes, a state prison, and group homes for children and adolescents.
Dr. Edwards earned his undergraduate degree from Tulane University. His Masterís
Degree in Social Work and his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology were earned from the
University of Kansas.
Dr. Edwards currently divides his practice into several areas. He provides individual
and couples counseling for adults. He works individually and in family therapy with
children and adolescents. Dr. Edwards works with children/adolescents and their
families on problems such as ADHD, oppositional behavior, depression, and anxiety.
In addition, he has a special interest in autism and Aspergerís Disorder.
Additionally, Dr. Edwards devotes part of his practice to the formal psychological
assessment of personality, psychological disorders and cognitive ability. He has
given talks to general and professional audiences on a wide range of psychological
topics including stress management, managing depression and anxiety, and various
Dr. Edwards' preferred theoretical approach combines the related fields of Personal
Construct Psychology, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Behavior Therapy.
He is the father of three sons.