About Dr. Butler
I utilize my unique background, education and experiences to provide you with the highest care. With a doctorate in psychology, an obsession with unlocking your potential and extensive training in the latest methods of behavioral change, I bring passion to identifying your sticking points and providing proven strategies to get you the traction, inspiration and direction needed to get the life you want. Together we work with your inherent and unique talents and abilities to create the life you can’t wait to live.
Dr. Butler’s Approach
Dr. Butler offers a warm, nonjudgmental, and action-oriented environment that allows you to discover the meaning and growth potential that comes when you learn to navigate life’s difficult situations. You are an integral part of the process when working with Dr. Butler and she values your input in deciding the best course for your desired outcome. She knows rapport is a critical element of your work together and is committed to working on the coaching relationship to maximize your success.
We are not going to talk your way to a new life! You will be given skills, techniques and a plan to apply those to your life right now. The result is an experience of life changing thoughts and actions.
A supportive and direct coaching environment with pragmatic solutions to life’s problems.
Who Dr. Butler Works With
Dr. Butler works with motivated adults, high achieving teens, couples, families, groups, and individuals and families involved in court proceedings. She is gifted at seeing exactly where you’re at and where you want to be and uses a direct approach to get clarity on the hurdles getting in your way. From there, she applies cutting edge methods to help you get results.
Dr. Butler in the Community
Dr. Butler is committed to her community. On weekends, she spends time working at Teen Lifeline, a crisis line for teens by teens. At Teen Lifeline, Dr. Butler supervises and trains the teens taking the calls. She also personally takes calls and texts from teens in crisis. She is also actively involved in the forensic psychology community in Arizona and has recently presented at the Annual Conference of the Arizona Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts where she shared techniques with judges, attorneys and other mental healthcare professionals.
Education & Degrees
- Doctorate of Psychology (PsyD), summa cum laude – Midwestern University
- Juris Doctorate (JD) – Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
- MA in Clinical Psychology, summa cum laude – Midwestern University
- BS in Elementary Education – Brigham Young University
Professional Associations & Membership
- Arizona Chapter – Association of Family and Conciliatory Courts (AFCC) – Member
- Arizona Psychological Association – Legislative Committee Member
- Arizona Bar Admission, 2009
- U.S. District Court, District of Arizona Bar Admission, 2011