Name: E. Brian Potter
Organization: Affiliated Therapeutic Services, P.C
Address: 18846 E Saratoga Cir, Aurora, CO 80015
Phone Number: 303.693.3630
Specialty/Specialties: Anxiety/Fears, Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder [ADHD], Child and Adolescent Issues, Depression, Family, Loss/Grief, Marriage, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder [OCD], Parenting, Relationship Issues, Thinking Disorders, Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder [PTSD]
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from New York University, June 1965, Dr. Potter was awarded a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) merit-based fellowship for three consecutiveyears, from 09/1965 through 06/1968, while pursuing his doctorate at the University of Denver, where he received his Doctorate in Philosophy in Child Psychology and Psychological Testing in March 1971. He was licensed in the State of Colorado, PSY # 317; in January 1973, and credentialed with the National Register Health Service Psychologist, credential #44489
Dr. Potter established his practice in the Denver metro area in 1973, evaluating and treating adults, adolescents, children and families with a broad range of clinical issues, including mood disorders, (depression, bipolar), anxiety disorders (panic, phobias, OCD; PTSD); as well as disorders first diagnosed in infancy, childhood or adolescence.
Dr. Potter’s education, training and clinical expertise includes working with special needs children with problems related to ADHD, Disruptive Behavior Disorders;Pervasive Developmental Disorders (Autism, Asperger’s syndrome); Reactive Detachment Disorder; Separation Anxiety Disorder; Posttraumatic Stress Disorder; learning deficits or delays; and physical illness and/or impairment.
Dr. Potter is particularly effective in dealing with problematic behavior, as well as social or academic challenges that relate to difficult periods in a child’s life. He works with children and their families facing major life changes, such as separation, divorce, custody, and relocation; as well as blended family issues.
In addition to therapy, Dr. Potter is qualified in administering a wide range of psychological tests to aid in clinical diagnosis and treatment, measuring risk factors for substance abuse, suicide screening, andhelps to identify psychosocial and environmental stressors affecting children, adolescents, and adults.