Terra Fuhr, Ph.D.
Dr. Fuhr earned her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Suffolk University, in Boston, Massachusetts. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings, including inpatient and outpatient hospitals, forensic settings, university counseling centers, substance abuse treatment programs, and private practice. Dr. Fuhr completed her APA accredited internship at Saint Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, DC. She has also worked with bariatric surgery patients, both in pre-surgery evaluation and post-surgery therapeutic support.Her research has focused on ego development, positive personal growth, gender differences in relationships, and medical health risk-perception and decision-making. Dr. Fuhr is committed to integrating treatments that research shows to be effective. Her therapeutic approach combines cognitive-behavioral techniques with psychodynamic and humanistic principles.
Dr. Fuhr uses proven techniques to help clients to identify and understand what causes negative feelings and current behaviors. She tailors her therapy work to an individual’s goals and personal experiences in order to help clients manage these feelings and make lasting behavioral changes. In addition to working at AToN center, Dr. Fuhr works in private practice.