Dr. Denise Hall, a Licensed Clinical Psychologist located in Norfolk, Virginia, has been awarded National Board Certification by the American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC). After completing a specialized training and education program in bariatric science she was recently credentialed as a Board Certified Bariatric Counselor (CBC).
Dr. Hall has more than 15 years of experience in private clinical practice with specialty in conducting the requisite psychological assessment and evaluations for patients seeking bariatric surgeries. Currently she is practicing at a bariatric division of Sentara Medical Group located in Norfolk, Virginia. She continues to conduct psychological evaluations as well as actively facilitate several support groups for patients post bariatric surgery.
She received her Master’s degree in Social Work from Washburn University in Kansas and then her doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from Walden University. To offer patients the very best practices she recognized the emergence of bariatric science and the need for specialized training, this inspired her fellowship with AABC.
Her scholarship combined with clinical experience and commitment to public health will further the AABC global mission of providing best practices in the care, treatment and prevention of obesity and related disorders.
For more information, please contact Carrie Moraites, Fellows Coordinator: