About Our Staff

All of our providers have significant training and experience in counseling children, adolescents, adults and families.

Our therapists primarily use a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach, but each practitioner retains their own individual style in helping with problems. Our providers résumés are available for your review. Please feel free to inquire directly with your therapist about their qualifications, experience and expertise.

Meet Our Providers

della small

Della S. Lusk, Ph.D.

Clinical Director
Bilingual Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Della Lusk is a Licensed Psychologist with over 25 years experience helping clients resolve issues and achieve their personal and professional goals. She has extensive experience in counseling and psychological assessment of children, adolescents, adults and families.

Dr. Lusk’s practice focuses primarily on individual psychotherapy, but she also offers group, couples and family counseling. She is a qualified expert witness in the State of Arizona, and conducts psychological evaluations for forensic, educational, employment and diagnostic purposes.

Dr. Lusk is one of a very limited number of Bilingual (English/Spanish) Clinical Psychologists in the Northern Arizona region.  She is authorized to practice in several states, including Utah, Colorado, Nevada, Texas, Montana and Illinois; please inquire to see if she can provide services in your area.

alethea small

Alethea Braun-Dunagan, M.A.

Therapist
Licensed Professional Counselor

Ms. Alethea Braun-Dunagan is a Licensed Professional Counselor who provides a wide range of services through individual, couples and family counseling, as well as the facilitation of groups. She utilizes a variety of Cognitive Behavioral techniques to assist individuals, couples and families overcome obstacles in their lives. She has experience providing individual and group therapy with children, adolescents, and adults.

Ms. Braun-Dunagan provides guidance, support and assistance in developing one’s full potential through establishing solid educational and career/life goals. Her professional interests include women’s issues, relapse prevention for addictions, postpartum mood disorders, stress-management, and working with culturally-diverse individuals.

Ms. Braun-Dunagan has experience working with children and youth, through providing advocacy and restoring healthy relationships. She also is one of our intake specialists and can assist in selecting the therapist most appropriate for your specific needs.

Our Administrative Staff

lee small

Lee W. Lusk, M.A.

Managing Director

Mr. Lusk is a seasoned professional with over 25 years experience  providing consultation to organizations throughout the Americas and Europe and Singapore. He is also a Certified School Psychologist in Arizona and California. His mental health and corporate experience brings a unique and reasoned perspective to your concerns. Please do not hesitate to contact him directly should you have any issues related to the care you are receiving through our office.

Kathryn Taylor

Office Manager

KathrynTaylor

Kathryn Taylor handles administrative and scheduling concerns for our office.  She also coordinates psychological assessment services. Ms. Taylor is generally available during normal business hours to help facilitate treatment through our office. She provides helpful information about our services, and can arrange in-person and virtual visits. She answers questions regarding billing,  payments, as well as submitting insurance claims. Contracting with Employee Assistance Programs is also initiated through Kathryn.

No matter the issue

We are here for you

Questions & Answers

Who do we see?

Every day people with everyday problems. Anyone with a desire to make changes in their life and in the lives of others. We help children, adolescents, adults and families. We have extensive experience across the lifespan, serving those from 2 to 102!

Why do people come to us?

Family/Relationship Problems
Addictions/Substance Abuse
Anger Management
Legal Matters
Life Changes
Trauma
Parenting Issues
Postpartum Mood Disorders
Career Planning
School Problems
Mindfulness
Depression

Eating Disorders
Crisis Situations
Attentional Problems
Personal and Professional Growth
Anxiety, Stress or Hypertension
Relationship Issues
Chronic Pain or Headaches
Chronic Illness
Traumatic Brain Injury
Problems at Work
Grief and Loss
Evaluation and Assessment

How do we help?

We provide a safe, caring, and confidential environment to discuss your problems. We guide you and your family based on our extensive professional experience to develop long term coping strategies; we do not offer a ‘quick fix’ for problems. We primarily rely on Cognitve Behavioral Therapy, a time tested, evidinced based, research supported, and scientifically validated method for changing thoughts, behaviors and feelings.

How does someone get help? 

The first step is to let someone know you want help. If you are considering making changes, contact the Arizona Behavioral Health Associates at (928) 774-7997 to set up a free, confidential appointment.

cards

Credit Cards

We accept all major credit and debit cards and offer a very limited number of sliding scale fees. Appointments are available during normal business hours. Evening, Weekend, and Early Morning Appointments are sometimes available for established clients. Online and Virtual Appointments are also flexible to meet your needs.

Find Us

We are located in the Flagstaff Doctors' Village!

 (928) 774-7997

  710 N Beaver Street, BLDG 4
       Flagstaff, AZ 86001-3139

 info@psychotherapy.com

Our offices are conveniently located at 710 N. Beaver Street, BLDG 4, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-3139. We are approximately 5 blocks south of the Flagstaff Medical Center in the Flagstaff Doctors’ Village Complex. On street parking is available on Beaver and Sullivan Streets, and we also have a large, dedicated, off street parking lot accessible from Leroux Street. Our parking and facilities are handicap accessible. We also have bicycle racks directly across from our main entrance for your use.

If you need more detailed directions, please do not hesitate to contact us at (928) 774-7997.

Public Transportation: Our offices are also conveniently located just across the street from Stop 27 (Stop Code 68) on the Blue Route of Flagstaff’s Mountain LineClick here for the Blue Route 2 schedule. Click here for a live route map. Peak hour service is currently every 20 minutes for Stop 27.