As a nationally recognized expert in the field of individual and couples therapy who trained at Psychological Services of Beverly Hills, Dr. Walton has been featured and quoted on numerous national television and radio programs. In addition, Dr. Walton is widely published and is the producer of the popular Dr. Walton Series. He has been so well respected that he was given his own radio show on KCSN 88.5 FM and now hosts for WebiHealth.com’s video library and has given advice interviews to Cosmopolitan Magazine among many others.
He holds a doctorate in Clinical Psychology and a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, as well as, an MBA in International Management.
He’s a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a professional member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. He completed his internship for licensure at Psychological Services of Beverly Hills. He is also certified in Clinical Hypnosis.
As a recognized expert in the field of individual and couples therapy, Dr. Walton has been featured throughout the media on television, radio and print.
In the late 90’s Dr. Walton was an Institutional Review Board Member for the National Institutes of Health. His team was responsible for ensuring and protecting the rights and welfare of human subjects who participate in biomedical research sponsored by drug companies by reviewing clinical research protocols and related materials (informed consents, promotion, etc.) and performing continuing review as the research progress.
In the late 1980’s, Walton joined Shirley MacLaine’s staff in Beverly Hills helping to organize her national Higher-Self Seminar Tour promoting meditation and self-awareness.
Dr. Walton holds a doctorate in Clinical Psychology and is a licensed Family Therapist, as well as a certified trained specialist in Clinical Hypnosis and Life Coaching.
Dr. Jim with Mental Health Celebrities
As the host of KCSN 88.5 FM’s “Shrink Rap,” Dr. Jim hosted over 104 shows interviewing the great international leaders of mental health such as Dr. Aaron Beck, Dr. Judith Beck, Dr. Harville Hendrix, Dr. Claudia Black, Dr. Albert Ellis, Dr. Harville Hendrix, Drs. John and Julie Gottman, Dr. Jeffery Zeig, Dr. Irving Yallom, Dr. Dan Seigel , Dr. Ernest Rossi, Dr. Ellen Batyerand many others while honing his own skills at the feet of the masters for his clients’ benefit in developing more effective exploration techniques, deeper insights and better coping strategies for living a more rewarding life.