Dr. James Keyes, PHD

Dr. James Keyes, PHD

Psychology  ·  
Dr. James Keyes, PHD is a psychologist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Loyola University in 1991 and specializes in psychology, pain medicine, and more.

1730 Minor Ave Ste 800

Seattle, WA 98101

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Keyes "I am a child psychologist, working primarily in a Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy approach - as the most evidence based treatment. However, I tailor the treatment to fit the individual patient. I often work with families, to assist kids in how they make change. My secondary specialty area is chronic pain, which also uses CBT. I evaluate and treat all major conditions."

4  Specialties

  • Psychology
  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Pain Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Keyes does not have any board certifications listed.

7  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Behavior Modification
  • Biofeedback
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CTB-I)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Pediatric Counseling
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services

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

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  • Seattle University Honors Program
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Loyola University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Denver General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Loyola University of Chicago
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Keyes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Keyes to family and friends
9 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Keyes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Keyes' importance should not be underestimated. I was on welfare, had many forms of OCD, and I was also very suicidal. I was dealing with emotional torture from abuse.. Dr. Keyes taught me about my disorders, which led me to opening up about my problems with my family and loved ones. Now, I'm...more
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Dr Keyes was great during are sessions with my daughter. He was very caring about are our concerns we had as parents of of a child with communication issues. His evaluation process was continued by many sessions to help me talk to my daughter about social skills that she needed. Dr Keyes went as...more
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Dr. Keyes has been wonderful for my child. They have a great realation based on confidentiality and trust. He makes it easy for me to reach him, which is greatly appreciated.
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Dr. Keyes is rude and arrogant. He wrote up a four sentence write up on my child with Autism and decided he had behavior issues and that we need to be more engaged parents. Getting a second opinion was the best thing I ever did. I refused to go to him to diagnose my second child with Autism. Group...more
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Dr. Keyes is a hidden treasure. I highly recommend Dr. Keyes as he has truly revolutionized my life. His compassion, understanding, and non-judgmental attitude has given me a second chance at life. He has significantly reduced my emotional pain, taught me how to gain self-esteem, and helped me to...more
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