Bethany Balkus, Psy.D, LP, MHP

Bethany Balkus, Psy.D, LP, MHP, is a licensed psychologist in Washington State. She received her masters in Counseling Psychology and her Doctorate in Psychology at Northwest University. She has been practicing in the mental health field since 2009. As a psychologist, Dr. Balkus strives to assist the client with creating positive coping skills that are appropriate for the client and recognize how to apply these skills in the client's environment. She primarily uses approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Parenting Therapy and Lifespan Integration to assist clients with making proactive changes in their lives.

Dr. Balkus works with children, teenagers, and adults in the areas of:

  • Bereavement
  • Major life transitions
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Childhood trauma
  • Adult survivors of childhood abuse
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Panic Disorder
  • Autism
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Behavioral and Conduct Disorders

Dr. Balkus can be contacted by phone at (360) 990-4699 or email at

Please note that email is not a secure method of communication. Please do not send sensitive information via email. Sending or receiving an email does not establish a psychologist-patient relationship.

Insurance: Aetna, First Choice Health, Group Health OPP, Premera, Regence, and United Behavioral Health