Associates in Behavioral Counseling has been in Grand Junction since 1999 and provides a comfortable, confidential, & therapeutic atmosphere for Adults, Adolescents, Children, Couples, and Families. Through our commitment, experience, and expertise, Associates in Behavioral Counseling has established relationships with our clients that will last a lifetime! Our licensed therapists provide counseling for such issues as:

  • Drug and/or Alcohol Counseling
  • Sexual Compulsivity and/or Addiction Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Trauma & Abuse Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing ( EMDR )
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy ( DBT )
  • Grief Counseling
  • Anxiety and/or Depression Therapy
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Anger Management Counseling
  • Marriage & Couples Counseling
  • Love & Logic ® Parenting Classes
  • STEP Parent Training Class (English and Spanish)
  • Divorce Adjustment
  • Life Changes
  • Child Custody
  • Child & Adolescent Counseling
  • Immigration Hardship Psychological Evaluation (English and Spanish)

Please browse our website for details regarding the services we offer and the specialties of each therapist. If you would like to schedule a brief complimentary consultation in order to determine which of our therapists you would feel most comfortable with please contact us at our office in Grand Junction, Colorado at (970) 245-3212 today. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have, offer suggestions, and assist you in scheduling.


Associates in Behavioral Counseling was founded in 1999.  Dr. Linda Starbird and Mr. Glenn Bordelon retired in August 2012.  At that time Dr. Bruce Bishop took over leadership of the practice, along with his wife Dr. Susan Becker.   Dr. Bishop has over 20 years of practice experience and Dr. Becker is a Professor of Psychology at the Colorado Mesa University.

Associates of the practice include:  Barbara Kinkelaar, MEd,  Timothy Landis, LCSWMatt Pettit, MS, and Suzanne J. Goudzwaard, PsyD.

Associates in Behavioral Counseling