Dr. Elena Rivera, PsyD, Awarded National Bariatric Board Certification

Dr. Elena Rivera, PsyD

Dr. Elena Rivera, PsyD, a behavioral analyst and licensed clinical psychologist in the State of Arizona 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 (BCBC).

Dr. Rivera earned her doctorate at Argosy University. She currently practices with Banner Behavioral Health in Peoria, AZ and her private practice, Holistic Behavioral and Psychological Services in Scottsdale, AZ. Her specialties include the identification and treatment of behavioral and eating disorders that can impact mood and adaptive functioning.

Recognizing the need for specialized training in Bariatric Science led to her fellowship with AABC. AABC awarded her an academic scholarship. Her extensive professional training and clinical experience will help fulfill the AABC global mission of providing best practices in the care, treatment, and prevention of obesity and related disorders.

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