Brian Taracena, PsyD

Provider Type: Psychologist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

Brian Taracena, PsyD

Dr. Taracena treats patients starting from 9 years old.

Dr. Taracena earned his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University, and then his doctoral degree from University of Denver in 2001 with an emphasis in behavioral medicine. He completed both his internship and residency at Wasatch Mental Health in Provo, UT. He has gained additional training through University of Colorado Hospital, Denver Police Department and Denver Public Schools. His experience spans a variety of settings including: inpatient medical hospitals, emergency departments, public schools and community mental health centers. Dr. Taracena previously practiced in Utah where he owned and operated a small clinic for the past nine years. Dr. Taracena is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA), National Register for Health Providers in Psychology and is a Past-President for the Utah Psychological Association (UPA).

Dr. Taracena enjoys working with school-aged children, adolescents and adults. Dr. Taracena’s approach to treatment primarily makes use of behavioral and cognitive-behavioral theories. Although he maintains a generalist practice, he maintains specialty interests in health psychology, integrated healthcare, learning disabilities, substance abuse and trauma. Additionally, he also conducts psychological and bariatric pre-surgical evaluations.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry

Locations

Exeter, NH
24 Front St, Suite 100
Exeter, NH 03833-2727
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