Evidence-Based Therapies

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

  • Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy (BRET)

  • Short-Term Insight-Oriented


Educating  Advising  Guidance  Direction

Dr. Selmi provides consultation services for health care providers, schools, employers and attorneys.


Family Forensic Expert for 25 Years 

Dr. Selmi spent 25 years doing comprehensive child custody evaluations, brief family assessments, therapeutic intervention, co-parenting counseling, and parenting coordination for the Family Court in Arizona. Family Court attorneys frequently hired Dr. Selmi as a consultant.

Dr. Selmi no longer performs comprehensive custody evaluations.  Brief assessments are done upon order of the court.  Dr. Selmi remains as a consultant to attorneys on family court cases and can provide expert opinion.


Personality and Behavioral Assessment

Psychological evaluations are used to  identify person's psychological functioning.  They are useful  to pinpoint what may be hindering the ability to effectively function. It is the mental equivalent of physical examination.

By gathering and integrating different sources of data, Dr. Selmi can provide a diagnosis and treatment treatment recommendations.  Assessment data may be gathered through interviews, observation, standardized tests, self-report measures and review pertinent records.

Evaluations are completed for physicians, nurse-practitioners, schools, employers, courts, and attorneys.