Michael Jones, Ph.D.
Dr. Jones is a licensed clinical psychologist who has been practicing in the Clear Lake (Houston) area since 1986. He completed his Ph.D. at Auburn University and his residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. His practice includes a broad range of clinical activities primarily with adults. He is committed to quality service that considers the unique needs of each person. His practice is varied, with specialties in diagnostic assessment. Conveniently located in Webster, Texas, Dr. Jones sees patients from Houston, Galveston, Clear Lake and surrounding communities in the Bay Area.
B.S. Psychology, Illinois State University
Masters Degree, Clinical Psychology, Auburn University
Doctorate Degree, Clinical Psychology, Auburn University
Residency in Clinical Psychology, Baylor College of Medicine
Licensed: Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists
Member: American Psychological Association
Theoretical Orientation and Specialty Areas
Continuing Education Seminars
After completing training it is important to continue to stay up to date with the latest research and intervention techniques. In addition to reading treatment manuals and scientific journals, regular attendance at training seminars helps to keep clinical skills well developed. A sampling of continuing education seminars approved by the Texas Board of Examiners of Psychologists and completed by Dr. Jones is as follows:
A Multifaceted, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Approach to Trauma and PTSD, Mervin Smucker, Ph.D., Training Director International Trauma Institute
Psychopharmacology Update, Cross Country Education
Bipolar Disorder: A New Slant on the Disorder, Cross Country Education
Recent Scientific and Treatment Advances for Borderline Personality Disorder, The Menninger Clinic
Texas Ethics for Psychology, Association for Advanced Training in Behavioral Science
Applied Ethics for Mental Health Professionals, Emily Sutter, Ph.D.
Evaluating Trial Competence Under the New Law, Capacity for Justice
Understanding Sleep: Evaluation and Treatment, American Psychological Association
Psychoimmunology: Understanding the immune system and stress, Nicholas Hall, Ph.D.
Marital Therapy: A Research-Based Approach, John Gottman, Ph.D.
Psychopharmacology: Better Living through Chemistry
Psychopharmacology: Basic Mechanisms and Applied Interventions, American Psychological Association
Forensic Issues: The Psychologist in Court, Robert Yohman, Ph.D.
Advice for the Expert Witness by Sam Houston, J.D. and Houston Psychological Association
Confidentiality, Subpoenas, and Record Keeping, J. Ray Hayes, J.D., Ph.D., and Houston Psychological Association
Body Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity: Integrative Guide for Assessment and Treatment, J. Kevin Thompson, Ph.D.
Attention Deficit Disorders: Sharpening Intervention Skills with Children, Parents, and Teachers, Michael Asher, Ph.D.
The Suicidal Patient: Clinical and Legal Standards of Care, American Psychological Association
Counselor in the Courtroom, Larry Gist, J.D.
Fast and Effective Treatments for Depression, Anxiety, and Therapeutic Resistance--David Burns, M.D.
Repressed Memories and the Law, Sam Houston, J.D.
Sex Offenders: Treatment and Supervision Strategies, Sam Houston University
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Regional areas of service for Dr. Jones Psychological Associates, include: Harris County, Galveston County, Brazoria County, Chambers County, Fort Bend County, Liberty County, Montgomery County, Waller County. A partial listing of cities includes: Aldine, Alief, Alvin, Angleton, Arcola, Atascocita, Bacliff, Barker, Barrett, The Bay Area, Bayou Vista, Baytown, Beaumont, Bellaire, Port Arthur, Port Bolivar, Champions, Channelview, Clear Lake City, Clear Lake Shores, Cloverleaf, Conroe, Crosby, Crystal Beach, Cypress, Deer Park, Dickinson, El Lago, Ellington Field, Friendswood, Kingwood, Galena Park, Galveston, Gilchrist, Hedwig Village, The Heights, High Island, Highlands, Hitchcock, Hockley, Houston, Huffman, Hufsmith, Humble, Hunters Creek Village, Jacinto City, Jamaica Beach, Jersey Village, Katy, Kemah, Kingwood, Klein, La Marque, La Porte, Lake Houston, Lake Jackson, League City, Manvel, Missouri City, NASA JSC area, Nassau Bay, Needville, North Houston, Park Row, Pasadena, Pearland, Prairie View, Red Bluff, Rice University, Richmond, Rosenberg, San Leon, San Jacinto, Santa Fe, Seabrook, Sealy, South Houston, South Shore Harbour, Southside Place, Spring, Spring Valley, Stafford, Stuebner, Sugar Land, Sylvan Beach, Taylor Lake Village, Texas City, Tiki Island, Tomball, Webster, West University Place, The Woodlands