William B. Berman, Ph.D.
Licensed Marital and Family Therapist (LMFT)
Clinical Member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
AAMFT Approved Supervisor
Dr. Berman received his Ph.D. in School Psychology from Indiana University in 1980, following an internship in child psychology from The Hathaway Home for Children, Pacoima, CA, approved by the American Psychological Association (APA). He completed a master’s degree in clinical psychology in 1974 from Oakland University, Rochester, MI, and his bachelor’s degree in psychology in 1972 from Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. Dr. Berman has been providing a wide range of assessment and psychotherapy services for over 40 years. In addition, h has taught at the undergraduate, graduate, post graduate and medical school levels and has extensive experience in serving Oklahoma courts throughout the state.
Dr. Berman’s work is divided between the two general areas of clinical and forensic practice.
As a therapist, he specializes in treating troubled marriages, complex family issues, and individuals seeking help for depression, anxiety, and other personal concerns. He also has a special interest in working with teenagers.
As a child custody evaluator, Dr. Berman has conducted over 500 family evaluations. He has also been recognized as an expert by his peers, having been invited to speak at national, state and local conferences of professional associations.
As a mediator, Dr. Berman has not only assisted couples in the process of divorce reach settlement on parenting plans and property division, but also conducted mediation training seminars approved by the Oklahoma Bar Association (OBA).
As a Parenting Coordinator, Dr. Berman has been appointed by Oklahoma Courts in approximately 300 cases since passage of the Parenting Coordinator Act in 2001.
Dr. Berman has been married since 1971. He and his wife have raised three children and are very proud grandparents. He has also been coaching the Jenks High School ice hockey team since 1997.