Dan C. Williams, PhD- Chestnut Hill Counseling Associates

About Dan C. Williams, PhD- Chestnut Hill Counseling Associates

“Having a sound education is crucial to successful treatment therapies. This is why I have spent years dedicated to my education. This way I have more to offer you, more tools to help you rebuild your life, more information to help you access your own emotions, and overall, more experience to draw from.”
Director: Chestnut Hill Counseling Associates
Doctorate: Psychology, The University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Licensed Psychologist: New Hampshire and Massachusetts
BA: Psychology, with Departmental Honors, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Certification of Professional Qualification in Psychology: Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards
Internship: Atascadero State Hospital, Atascadero, CA; San Luis Obispo Community Mental Health Center, San Luis Obispo, CA
Listed: National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology; National Register of Certified Group Psychotherapists
Continuing Education: Mood Disorders – Depression and Anxiety; Treatment of Couples; Custody Issues in Divorcing Families; Ethics in the Practice of Psychology; DSM IV: New Diagnostic Codes; The Psychology of Investing; Capitation and Managed Care; Ethical Issues in Psychological Services for Children; Fee for Service Practice; Interventions in Group Psychotherapy; Divorce Mediation; Advanced Divorce Mediation; Nutrition; The Psychology of Political Leaders and Followers; Ethics: Psychology and Managed Care; Ethics: Confidentiality and Managed Care; Series I: Psychopharmacology; Series II: Psychopharmacology; Series III: Psychopharmacology; Series IV: Psychopharmacology; Series V: Psychopharmacology; Series VI: Psychopharmacology; The Evolution of Ethics in Mental Health; Innovative Applications of Long and Short-Term Group Therapy.
Trusted to Lead:
“It was an honor to be selected by two governors as an expert in my field. As a state appointee, I worked with others to propose new legislation for our field, and I coauthored many documents that are now standard guidelines for psychologists in our state.”
Gubernatorial Appointment: New Hampshire Board of Examiners of Psychologists
Former Chairman of the Board: New Hampshire Board of Examiners of Psychologists
Author: First draft of “New Rules & Regulations for Psychologists in New Hampshire,” 1980
Information for Many:
“I do not hesitate to speak to my colleagues and those who aspire to become psychologists. Sharing what I know is part of who I am, and I believe it makes the field of psychology, as well as all professions, better.”
Associate Professor: University of New Hampshire
Courses Taught: Introduction to Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Abnormal Behavior, The Dysfunctional Family, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology
Fellow: New Hampshire Psychological Association
Clinical Member: American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy; American Group Psychotherapy Association
Member: American Psychological Association, New Hampshire Division of American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Academy of Family Mediators


Chestnut Hill Counseling Associates – Dover

16 Fifth Street
Dover, New Hampshire 03820


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