Michael A. Archer, Psy.D
Partner, EPA

Michael Archer, Psy.D., received his B.A. from American University in Washington, D.C. and his M.A. and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University Seattle. Dr. Archer has extensive clinical experience working with adolescents and adults in both inpatient and outpatient settings, including psychiatric hospitals, student counseling centers, the Department of Corrections and community mental health centers. Dr. Archer also has an extensive background in adolescent treatment, and meets Washington State requirements as a child mental health specialist. He has worked within the Pierce and King County Superior Court systems, providing forensic and psychological evaluations to adults and juveniles. Dr. Archer utilizes both Cognitive-Behavioral and Systems Therapy approaches to treatment and is goal-oriented and solution-focused. He is a strong believer in the efficacy of psychological assessments and their application in providing greater insight into a well-rounded treatment approach. Dr. Archer is a member of the American Psychological Association, is trained as a culturally competent therapist, and has served on the Board of Directors for several local non-profit organizations.

Areas of interest and expertise include the following:

  • Mood disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Personality Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Body Image and Eating Issues
  • Adolescent Treatment
  • Substance abuse and dual diagnoses
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Self harming behaviors

Dr. Archer can be reached at (206) 992-9192, press 1 at menu or by email at drarcher@archerpsychological.com .

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Insurance: Premera, First Choice, Group Health