Dr. R. Scott Palmer, Ph.D.
(530) 518-2926
22 Williamsburg Lane, Suite A
Chico, CA 95926



Individual psychotherapy for:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Eating Disorders and weight problems
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity (ADHD)
  • Educational and Behavioral problems at school
  • Child/teen behavioral problems at home
  • Substance abuse
  • Anger problems
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Lack of direction, sense of doubt, general malaise
  • Career questioning
  • Spiritual/religious questioning
  • Trauma
  • Recovery from domestic violence, sexual abuse, and sexual assault

Family and Couples Counseling for:

  • Relationship difficulties
  • Family discord
  • Child/teen behavioral problems
  • Family problems, Parenting
  • Divorce and blended family issues

Psychological Testing and Evaluation:

  • Competency to Stand Trial Evaluations
  • LPS Conservatorship Evaluations
  • Assessment of risk for violence and treatment needs for juvenile and adult criminal court
  • Juvenile sex offender evaluations
  • Parental fitness evaluations
  • Evaluation of treatment needs for children in dependency court
  • Evaluation of treatment needs for children in juvenile court
  • Disability evaluations pertaining to Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
  • Assessment for Learning Disorders
  • Psychological Evaluation to Guide Mental Health Treatment
  • Evaluation of Cognitive Functioning
  • Criminal Responsibility and Culpability Evaluations in Juveniles