Kevin Kelly, PhD

Kevin Kelly, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist and director of the Behavioral Health department at Pagosa Springs Medical Center (PSMC). With over 40 years of clinical experience, Dr. Kelly specializes in providing counseling and psychotherapy services for individuals, couples, families, veterans, and seniors. He graduated from United States International University in San Diego, California, with a Doctorate in Professional Psychology. He earned a Master of Science degree in counseling from San Diego State University. Prior to joining PSMC, Dr. Kelly served as a clinical psychologist working with veterans and seniors, including treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), in Archuleta County. He served as clinical director at Aliso Laguna Village, an inpatient memory care facility in Orange County, California, and served on the Alzheimer’s Association Advisory Board at the University of California Irvine. He received advanced training and has extensive experience in cognitive behavior therapy, providing evaluations and treatment to persons with mild cognitive impairment. He also served as licensed clinical and consulting psychologist in his private practice in Orange County, California, and provided services to Marines and their families at Camp Pendleton. Dr. Kelly served as a U.S. Naval Officer from 1967-1969.