Dr. Jason Turret is a licensed psychologist who earned his doctorate in clinical psychology (Psy.D.) from the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Professional Psychology in 2016. He received his master’s degree from the University of Denver and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado Boulder. Jason is very passionate about psychological assessment, and he has expertise in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), learning disabilities, IQ testing, and personality testing, which can provide diagnostic clarification and recommendations for treatment. He also has experience with collaborative / therapeutic assessment, an approach to testing in which assessors and clients work together to gain a deeper understanding of themselves and their struggles. In addition to private practice, Jason has experience conducting psychological assessments at the University of Colorado Boulder, the Mental Health Center of Denver (MHCD), Children’s Hospital Colorado, and the University of Denver. Jason completed his pre-doctoral internship year and post-doctoral fellowship with a focus in psychological assessment at the University of Colorado Boulder. Jason is also currently the president of the Colorado Assessment Society, which is an organization of psychologists dedicated to the advancement of cognitive and personality assessment. For more information, check out Jason’s LinkedIn Profile or his PsychologyToday Profile. When Jason is not in the office, he enjoys the outdoors, playing soccer, skiing and snowboarding, cooking, and spending time with his wife, daughter, son and dog.
Dr. Madison Taylor earned her doctorate in clinical psychology (Psy.D.) from the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Professional Psychology in 2019. She is currently practicing as a psychologist candidate while pursuing her license as a psychologist. She received her masters degree in Clinical psychology from the University of Denver and her bachelors degree from the University of Arkansas.
Dr. Taylor’s professional experience includes seeing college students in the health centers of both the University of Denver and the University of Colorado Boulder, working in private practice, and specifically treating eating disorders and substance use. In her training and career, Madison has pursued a special interest in psychological assessment with both children and adults. She utilizes a collaborative approach which aims to incorporate client’s input, highlight the clients’ strengths, and create a more holistic understanding of the client.
Madison is originally from Waco, Texas, and enjoys true crime podcasts, going on long walks outside, and visiting with friends and family. For more information, check out Madison’s PsychologyToday profile.
Dr. Molly Shmerling graduated with her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Professional Psychology in 2019 where she also earned her Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology. Her previous professional experience includes working primarily with adults in a variety of settings such as community mental health, college counseling centers, and private practice. Molly has experience completing cognitive and personality assessments for adolescents and adults across multiple settings including the Professional Psychology Clinic (PPC) at the University of Denver, Canyon Behavioral Health, LLC, and the University of Denver’s Health and Counseling Center (HCC). She also has experience evaluating individuals applying for disability at Allied Assessments, Inc. She feels passionately about providing collaborative and comprehensive assessments for clients seeking to better understand themselves. Molly is originally from Newton, Massachusetts and moved to Colorado for to pursue her doctorate. She enjoys spending her free time hiking with her dog, listening to live music, and trying new restaurants. For more information see Molly’s LinkedIn profile: LinkedIn Profile
Kristine McCormick, M.A. is a doctoral student at the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Professional Psychology where she also earned her master’s degree in clinical psychology. Her previous professional experience includes working with adolescents and adults in a variety of settings such as community mental health, residential treatment, private practice and hospitals. Kristine has experience completing cognitive assessments at the Professional Psychology Clinic at the University of Denver. She also has experience preparing pre-surgery psychological evaluations for the Spinal Cord Stimulator Procedure and Bariatric Surgery Procedure at MindBodyHealth, LLC in Denver, CO. She has a passion for assessment because she believes it can provide validation and guidance for clients seeking diagnostic answers and treatment recommendations. During the 2018-2019 year, she will be training at Craig Hospital, providing assessment and psychotherapy for patients affected by Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Kristine is originally from Northfield, Illinois, and lived in San Francisco for five years prior to moving to Colorado. She enjoys spending her free time traveling, skiing, hiking, mountain biking and practicing yoga. For more information, see Kristine’s LinkedIn profile.