Offering you and your family a wide range of counseling services.

Doug Parro

Doug Parro Therapist

Doug Parro

(303) 456-0600 ext. 141
Teletherapy - sessions will be done remotely by video or call
Children/Pediatric Clients
Couples/Marriage Therapy
Family Therapy
Play Therapy
Personality Disorders
Work/Professional Issues/Stress
Wheat Ridge - Main Office, 4891 Independence St., Suite #165, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

A true generalist, Mr. Parro works with emotionally disturbed children and adolescents, adults, and couples. His practice in Cognitive-Behaviorism is complimented by his interest and continuing studies of play therapy and relaxation therapy. 

**Doug sees clients in the Wheat Ridge office on Saturdays and by telehealth during the week.**

Educational Background and Experience: 
1978 Bachelor of Arts (with Distinction) in Psychology and Sociology: University of Colorado at Denver
1987 Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology: University of Colorado in Colorado Springs Post-Graduate Certifications, Field Instructor Positions, & Licensure
1988 - 1993 Field Practicum Instructor / Supervisor: Denver University Graduate School of Social Work
1988 Certified Trainer of Trainers: Therapeutic Crisis Intervention, Cornell University
1989 Field Instructor: Colorado State University School of Social Work
1990 Colorado Licensed Professional Counselor #277: Department of Regulatory Agencies
1991 Certified Trainer of Trainers: Advanced Child-Care Workers, University of Oklahoma
2000 Certified Family Preservation Specialist: Colorado Department of Human Services
2002 Approved Supervisor: Colorado Board of Marriage and Family Therapist Examiners
2007 National Board Certified Counselor
2007 National Guild Certified Hypnotherapist
Expertise, Interests, Specialties: 
1977 - 1998 Colorado Residential Child Care Facility / Counselor, Group and Family therapist, Treatment Coordinator, Supervisor, Assistant Director, Executive Director
1999 - 2002 Aurora Community Mental Health Center / Program Director, Supervisor, Trainer, Clinician, Liaison to County Departments of Human Services
2003 - Presently; Private Practice in Psychotherapy
Accepted Insurance: 
2nd Wind
Aetna EAP
Anthem BC/BS
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
CO Access
Cigna EAP
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid (Foothills Behavioral/VO)
United Healthcare/Optum

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