Dr. David Alter, PHD

Dr. David Alter, PHD

Psychology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. David Alter, PHD is a psychologist in Minnetonka, MN and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School in 1992 and specializes in psychology, clinical neuropsychology, and more.Read his story

10505 Wayzata Blvd Ste 200

Minnetonka, MN 55305

Contact Information

(763) 546-5797

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota

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Dr. Alter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alter "Dr. Alter's clinical work applies those interaction patterns to treating a wide range of psychological, psychophysiological and interpersonal challenges. For example, Dr. Alter works with individual adults who present with problems involving persistent pain, different gut disorders (e.g., IBS), headache/migraine, anxiety problems, depression, as well as specialized applications such as preparing for medical/surgical procedures. He also works with couples who present with a wide range of interpersonal relationship challenges, which are often helped by mind-body principles that enhance communication abilities, deepen intimacy and improve the ability to achieve positive goals in their relationships and in their lives.Dr. Alter has a longstanding interest in a wide range of healing approaches that he utilizes in his therapy work with adult clients. His work emphasizes ways that clients can learn to access and activate inner healing resources. He draws on both western and eastern healing traditions. Among the approaches that he utilizes is clinical hypnosis, biofeedback, and methods for developing emotional regulation skills. He recognizes that ultimately, helping people to develop changes in symptom patterns is what leads to greater health. Therefore, he incorporates many different strategies to assist people in making positive change in their lives."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alter "Dr. Alter has a longstanding interest in healing approaches that assist clients to learn to access and activate inner healing resources.  He draws on both western and eastern healing traditions.  Among the approaches that he utilizes are clinical hypnosis, biofeedback, and methods for developing emotional regulation skills.  He recognizes that ultimately, helping people to develop changes in symptom patterns is what leads to greater health.  Therefore, he incorporates many different strategies to assist people in making positive change in their lives."

3  Specialties

  • Psychology
  • Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Hypnosis

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Alter does not have any board certifications listed.

5  Conditions Treated

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Minnesota
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Alter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alter's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alter to family and friends
16 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Alter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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