Dr. Jamie Kirkpatrick, Psyd, LMFT
Dr. Jamie D. Kirkpatrick, PsyD, LMFT has worked in the mental health field since 1989. She is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist who specializes in working with trauma/PTSD, dissociative disorders, and spiritual growth. She also utilizes Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and hypnosis, as well as traditional talk and experiential therapies. Dr. Jamie also has extensive experience working with a wide variety of other mental/behavioral health disorders and populations, including, but not limited to, mood disorders, substance abuse, family conflict, severe mental health, and with veterans and first responders.
Dr. Jamie has a private practice in Palm Desert, is Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of a local non-profit organization, All-Desert Wellness Centers, and is the Administrative Director of Treatment Services of another non-profit, 173d Peace Chapel, a veteran and first responder retreat. She is also the co-author of “The Authentic Parent: developing your natural gifts to become the parent you always wanted to be.” She has made multiple appearances on local radio and TV such as, KESQ, KMIR, KNEWS 94.3, and KPALM 106.1. She has also appeared as a lay and expert witness in various legal cases in California and Nevada and is currently pursuing a Juris Doctorate (law degree).
Dr. Jamie is committed to serving others in the Coachella Valley and brings dedication to helping her clients. Her personal experiences of addiction, trauma, and personal loss help her to empathize and have compassion for others who are struggling in recovery and with mental health issues.