Bruce Figuered, PhDClinical Director
Dr. Figuered is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with more than 18 years of clinical and supervisory experience. After completing an undergraduate degree at the University of Kansas in Psychology, Dr. Figuered served as an Adolescent Chemical Dependency and Mental Health Counselor in Kansas City. He completed his course for PhD in Clinical Psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology. During this time, he also worked in a variety of positions at a number of clinical settings including serving as the Hospital Administrator and Assessment Coordinator at four area hospitals.
Dr. Figuered has been licensed as a Psychologist for the past 10 years and has worked in numerous settings including private practice, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, and as a contracted Psychologist for the Federal Government. He has worked with professional and collegiate athletes as a consultant in sports psychology and performance improvement. He has presented and written programs in the management of stress in the workplace and anxiety reduction strategies. Dr. Figuered has supervised clinical staff, developed training programs to better identify and triage high risk patients, and treated patients with significant mental health issues. He brings a wealth of chemical dependency, mental health, and supervisory experience to the position of Clinical Director at Casa Palmera.