NPTC Executive Training
The executive training staff of NPTC-Cascades include the President/CEO, Adam Andreassen, Psy.D., Regional Assistant Training Director, David Bauman, Psy.D., and Director of Accreditation and Compliance, Katherine Dixon, M.A. The Cascades Region of NPTC is comprised of sites located in Washington and Oregon. The Executive Training Office for NPTC is located in the Central Region in Springfield, Missouri.
Training Tomorrow’s Psychologist in the Discipline and Practice of Psychology with Rural and Underserved Patients
The mission of NPTC-Cascades closely aligns with the vision and mission of the American Psychological Association’s Committee on Rural Health (CRH). The mission of NPTC-Cascades emulates that of the CRH in the following ways: 1) ensuring availability of behavioral and physical health services; 2) improving the availability and retention of psychologists; 3) increasing psychological services; and 4) encouraging collaborative care to reduce behavioral health care stigmas.