Dr. Karyn Hall


Karyn Hall, Ph.D., is the co-author of The Power of Validation. She earned her doctorate in child and adolescent psychology from the University of Virginia and completed her internship at Case Western Reserve University and Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital. She also has a master's degree in clinical psychopharmacology from Alliant University/California School of Professional Psychology in cooperation with Texas A & M. She has been intensively trained and has also completed advanced training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy.

Karyn lives in Houston, Texas where she is the director/owner of the Dialectical Behavior Therapy Center. She is also a consultant/trainer with Treatment Implementation Collaborative.


  • Psychology


  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy Center, Treatment Implementation Collaborative


  • Houston, TX