Deborah Barnett, Ph.D.

Deborah Barnett, Ph.D.
Living, Loving, Thriving, LLC 76 Peachtree Rd Asheville, NC 28803

Deborah Barnett, Ph.D.

Deborah Barnett, Ph.D. offers therapy in Asheville, NC to help individuals decrease depression, anxiety, stress, and pain. She also offers counseling for those in the midst of life transitions or who wish to improve their relationships through couples counseling or marriage therapy. Dr. Barnett specializes in Positive Psychology, which offers solutions to enable individuals and communities to thrive. Positive psychology helps people become happier. It also offers techniques for increasing hope, optimism, gratitude, the capacity to experience the state of flow, and support for living an engaged, meaningful life.
Dr. Barnett has a Ph.D. in Clinical psychology from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in Palo Alto, CA. She is a licensed psychologist and offers psychotherapy in Asheville, NC as well as phone consulting to clients across the United States.
She is a member of the International Positive Psychology Association and American Psychological Association. She also utilizes EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique) and has studied with EFF Master Carol Look. Dr. Barnett has studied amino acid therapy with Julia Ross, author of The Mood Cure and The Diet Cure, and nutritional approaches to mental health with Charles Gant, MD, Ph.D.

Dr. Barnett's broad background in holistic health has taken her to New Mexico to study Ayurvedic Medicine with Dr. Vasant Lad at the Ayurvedic Institute. She is a Reiki Master and has studied massage, Hakomi and Rubenfeld Synergy.

I support people as they come to know themselves on a deeper level and open to greater possibilities for their personal and professional lives. In my work I address each persons individual needs for accelerating their healing, clarifying where they are in life, and moving toward their desired outcomes. As I guide my clients on their steps toward increased life satisfaction and empowerment, I work to craft each session around ones current intentions. The results often include increased physical, emotional, mental and spiritual well-being and success.
Years In Practice 15
Primary Specialty


Gender Female
Education Ph.D. Insitute Transpersonal Psychology
M.A. Institute Transpersonal Psychology
B.A. Naropa University
Office Staff Deborah Barnett, Ph.D.
Payment Options insurance
sliding scale
Services Personal & Spiritual Growth
Relationship Issues
Stress & Anxiety
Relationship Issues
Life Planning
Trauma & Abuse
Parenting Skills & Support
Compulsive Behaviors
Addiction & Recovery
Anger Management
Grief & Loss
Additional Services psychologist, counselor, holistic health, therapy, mental health
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A wonderfully helpful woman with great insight! She is patient, understanding, intelligent and passionate about helping others. Would refer to her, absolutely!
by Sunflower7
September 23, 2015
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by Anonymous
November 02, 2012
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by Anonymous
June 28, 2011
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