Education

Dr. Leonard Byrd developed a deep history of education and experience before deciding to open a private practice.

EDUCATION

Spring 2007 ALPHA UNIVERSITY, BATON ROUGE, LA
PhD: Behavioral Sciences,
Major in Clinical Psychotherapy

Spring 1993 Jackson State University
Jackson, Mississippi

1991 Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
Depart of Economics
Postdoctoral study in Economic Assessment of Earnings and
Health Care Costs

1990 St. John’s University, Springfield, Louisiana
PhD.: Clinical Relaxation Therapy

1976 Mississippi College, Clinton, Mississippi
Ed.S.: Guidance and Counseling

1974 Mississippi College, Clinton, Mississippi
M.Ed.: Guidance and Counseling

1972 Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi
B.S.: Industrial Technology

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

National Guild of Hypnotists
Mississippi Hypnosis Association
National Hypnosis Association
International Association of Counselors and Therapist
CERTIFIED DIPLOMAT The American Psychotherapy Association
BIO Energetic Synchronization Technique for Pain, Stress, Anxiety Disorder

WORK EXPERIENCE

JAN. 2008 – MAR. 2012 Intensive Outpatient Senior Care, Rush Hospital

DEC. 2006 – SEPT. 2007, Alliance Hospital – The Crossings

1993 to 1996 Dr. Gayle Harrell and Dr. Howard Clark, Scott Regional Hospital

1993 to SUMMER 2002 Fillingane Clinic

1986 to Present Consultant, Private Practice, Jackson & Meridian, Mississippi
Marriage and family counseling, vocational rehabilitation
counseling, and behavior modification. (Stress Management
in business, martial stress, smoking cessation, weight control
eating habits.)

1981 to 1986 Associate Crisis Counselor, James A. Walker and Associates
Marriage and family, career, and vocational counseling.