About Dr. Blake Riddell

Dr. Blake A. Riddell has joined Dr. Richeson's private practice as a Psychology Resident who is available to meet with patients on Saturdays and Sundays from 7:00am to 9:00pm. Additionally, Dr. Riddell has evening hours on Monday through Friday from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. His services are provided at a reduced rate and are supervised by Dr. Elizabeth L. Richeson.

Blake A. Riddell was born in Fort Worth, Texas. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Texas Christian University. Dr. Riddell was awarded his Master's Degree and Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon.

Dr. Riddell is trained and has experience working with a wide array of clinical presentations and populations, ranging from adolescent to geriatric patients. He specializes in treating Substance Use Disorders, ADHD, Depressive Disorders, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and Anxiety Disorders. Additionally, Dr. Riddell has extensive experience and a passion for working with LGBTQIA (LGBT) populations and student-athletes.

Selected publications by Dr. Blake Riddell:
The effects of completing substance abuse treatment on rates of employment, criminal activity, and abstinence: A literature review
The effect of treatment completion on patientsí post-treatment functioning with respect to drug use, employment, and criminal activity.

Triggers and risk factors of substance use among college athletes
Study of the outlook on the frequency and perception of drug use among college student athletes.