Meet Our Providers

Deborah Blazzard, ARNP

PHILOSOPHY OF CARE:

I have experience in all forms of mental health concerns, including depression, anxiety, mood disorders, schizophrenia, and PTSD. I am passionate about mental health and believe in treating the whole person. My strengths include working together with providers, family members and therapists to ensure good quality of care.

 

MEDICAL INTERESTS:

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

 

PERSONAL INTERESTS:

I am married and have four children. I am an Idaho native and enjoy camping, hiking, running, and pretty much anything outdoors with my family. Before obtaining my Master’s Degree in Mental Health,  I was an OB nurse and enjoyed caring for babies and their mothers.

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

Psychiatric (Family) Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

 

SPECIALTY:

Psychiatry

 

MEDICAL SCHOOL:

University of South Alabama,
School of Nursing, BSN, MSN

Chad Sanders, PhD

PHILOSOPHY OF CARE:

I prioritize intervention with empirical research—for both psychotherapy and neuropsychological assessment. My background in neuropsychology and general clinical psychology serves this integrated approach in therapy with an emphasis on brain/behavior relationships and related impact, as well as identification of contributing neuropsychological issues with regard to psychiatric issues.

 

MEDICAL INTERESTS:

  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Aging Issues (Mild Cognitive Impairment, Dementia, Normal Aging)
  • ADHD • Implementation of Technology in Health Services (VR, Biofeedback, etc.)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Military and Veterans Issues
  • Exposure Therapy (ERP, CPT w/PE, Graduated Exposure, etc.)
  • Cognitive Skills Training and Rehabilitation (Memory, Executive Functioning)

 

PERSONAL INTERESTS:

I love and enjoy my family immensely. I am also an avid movie and TV show buff, gamer, and outdoorsman (i.e. camping, hiking, etc.). I also love all things Star Wars.

SPECIALTY:

  • Neuropsychology
    (pediatric, adult, and older adult populations)
  • Psychotherapy (adult populations)

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL:

Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program, Washington State University

 

RESIDENCY:

  • University of Washington Medical School
  • Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center

 

FELLOWSHIP:

Washington State University

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

  • The International Neuropsychological Society
  • The National Academy of Neuropsychology
  • The American Psychological Association

Palouse Psychiatry & Behavioral Health is a proud member of the Pullman Regional Hospital Clinic Network.

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Pullman, WA 99163
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