Dr. Gregory Alter uses several emotionally supportive approaches to help you meet your needs, reach your goals, and overcome challenges:
I help children, adults, and families by improving how we learn, feel, and find meaning in our lives. I encourage the joy of finding tools of all sorts in this quest, ranging from the conversational, talking about how we know what we know, to computer software guided learning experiences. I am a Licensed Psychologist PSY7422, with over twenty-five years of experience.
NEW: Dr. Alter is certified by Department of Transportation as a Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) and is proud to have become a member of
NEW: Dr. Alter's approach increases the benefits of, and offers an alternative to, a variety of other approaches to emotional well-being, including medications and psychotherapy. Please click on the article title, Efficacy and Effectiveness of Antidepressants: Current Status of Research, to read a balanced review of research regarding medication treatment of depression, written by NeuroAdvantage principals Drs. Pigott and Alter. It is a downloadable PDF file available for free from the publisher . This is a thought-provoking article which challenges conventional wisdom about the role of antidepressant medications in helping individuals suffering from depressive symptoms.Please contact me at your convenience.
Telephone: (510) 545-6463 (MIND)
FAX: (510) 217-3588
Office Address for Appointments:
3120 Telegraph Ave., Suite 1, Berkeley, CA 94705 Saturday ONLY Appointments)
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