William D. Beverly, PhD, LMFT, is a licensed psychologist and faculty member in the counseling department at Glendale Community College, where he also serves as Director of the Behavioral Health Sciences program. Dr. Beverly has 20 years of counseling experience and has held leadership positions in a wide array of behavioral health settings overseeing several behavioral health programs across the state of Arizona, including residential treatment for teens, therapeutic group homes for adults with serious mental illness, forensic psychological services, sex offender treatment, and general outpatient counseling and psychiatric services. He was previously the Lead Psychologist for the Maricopa County jail system, where he co-developed a trauma-informed model for training officers working with inmates with mental illness and cognitive impairment. Dr. Beverly has conducted numerous workshops and published on the topic of suicide prevention and intervention with vulnerable populations. Dr. Beverly is also an adjunct professor at Northern Arizona University, where he has taught in the educational psychology department for the last 14 years.
PhD: Counseling Psychology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
MA: Couples & Family Therapy, California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego, CA
*included intensive study abroad at the Academy of Family Therapy, Rome, Italy
BA: Psychology, Philosophy, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ