Jared has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the behavioral health arena. Jared holds a B.S in Microbiology, a M.Ed. in Educational Psychology and a Ph.D. in Marriage and Family therapy. Recognized as a pioneer in the multidisciplinary approach to residential therapy, Jared has over 30 years of experience working with adolescent and adult…

Kimball comes to BestNotes with over 40 years of experience in the mental health and substance abuse fields including outpatient, intensive outpatient, residential and acute care settings. Kimball is a former member of the Joint Commission Youth Advisory Council, has helped craft mental health licensing policy in various states and is the Founding President of…

For over the past decade, Jamie has helped children, adults and families overcome the cycle of addiction, trauma, grief/loss, anxiety, depression and ADHD. Jaime has over 12 years of experience in the drug and alcohol field and uses a variety of evidence based treatment modalities in her work. Beyond her success as a mental health…

“Dr. Brett Talbot, PhD is a licensed psychologist and Co-founder at Videra Health (viderahealth.com), a digital healthcare technology company.” Prior, Dr. Talbot has been a Chief Clinical Officer, Chief Quality Officer, Executive Clinical Director, and Executive Director at behavioral healthcare organizations. He has worked clinically in several hospitals and residential care settings. Brett’s private practice…

Ellen Behrens received her M.A. in Counseling from Marquette University and her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Michigan State University. She has been a Utah licensed psychologist and an Associate Professor in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master’s Program at Westminster College in Salt Lake City. She teaches graduate courses in Group Therapy, Ethics in…

Michael is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) from Maryland. Michael worked as BestNotes’ Chief Clinical Officer from 2016-2019. He was instrumental in helping BestNotes launch the ‘behavioral health profile’ to better meet customer needs. Michael has been a licensed clinician for over twenty years. He earned his Social Work degrees from the University of…