Richard S. Cooper holds the
Ph.D. in clinical psychology,
earned from the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Clinical psychology as a field
emphasizes a broad range of work with people;
its content includes study of social psychology
and statistics as well as the study of personality
and the assesment and treatment of
individuals and groups.
Dr. Cooper has for decades provided psychotherapy, counseling, and consultation.
He focuses upon strengths rather than weaknesses
and avoids an illness model whenever possible.
In recent years a strong emphasis
of his work has been helping people solve
work-related, philosophical, relationship,
and personal problems.
also a clinical psychologist,
Dr. Cooper's psychology private practice
is located in two Creative Solutions offices
in North Carolina,one on Durham/Chapel Hill Blvd.
and one in Graham (Alamance County).
Relatively recent additions to their psychotherapy/counseling services
are email and telephone consultation,
conveniences for many of their clients.
Information about these practices