Dr. LaHood, a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, received his Doctorate of Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. He obtained his Masters in Psychology from Pepperdine University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Philosophy from the University of Dayton. Additionally, he is an active member of the American Psychological Association.
In clinical practice, Dr. LaHood works with clients of all ages in individual, couples/family, and group formats.
Dr. LaHood specializes in working with clients facing trauma, depression, anxiety, and relationship discord. His therapeutic approach combines existential and psychodynamic psychotherapy, with integration of cognitive-behavioral techniques as needed. He researches suicide prevention interventions and postvention work (working with family, friends and loved ones of a suicider).