Over 35 years of supporting the community for the Capital Region

Karner Psychological Associates (KPA) has worked with hundreds of families and individuals, helping them to lead happier and healthier lives. Karner Psychological Associates was started in 1985 by W. Terrence Mooney, Ph.D. and Frank Doberman, Ph.D. We serve the larger capital region of Albany, Guilderland, Clifton Park, and Saratoga areas. Our practice has become one of the largest, most respected, and trusted counseling and therapy practices in the area. 

Our range of specialties cover the full anxiety disorders, depression, ADHD, PTSD, OCD, learning disorders, children’s behavioral problems, parenting concerns, bad habits, autism, alcohol addiction, relationship issues, marriage counseling, family counseling, personality disorder, traumatic stress, grief counseling, sexual identity issues, adoption counseling, co-dependency counseling, sleep disturbances, hyperactivity, borderline personality, phobias, antisocial behavior, pain management, disabilities, life coaching, and more.

  • Psycho-Educational Group therapy, for Further Skill Development

  • Specialty Groups for Mental Health Education, Stress Relief, Wellness and Personal Health

  • Life Coaching: Maximize Your Potential in Your Personal and Professional Life – overcome challenges, model positive behavior and improve personal health and overall mental health and wellness.

Please be sure to check out each therapist’s unique background, interests, and areas of expertise under Our Clinicians. With so many counseling professionals, there is sure to be someone here at KPA who fits your mental health and counseling needs. You can refer your family, friends and colleagues to us with confidence.

Meet our team: You are in good hands

We are a group of highly-trained independently licensed psychologists, social workers and mental health counselors devoted to helping others. Each of these mental health professionals brings numerous years of clinical experience and expertise. Across all of our providers, we see patients of all ages (kids, teens, and adults) and in all settings (individual, couples, and family counseling).

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Our Mission

To provide the highest quality of individualized and compassionate outpatient treatment to promote health & wellness and to help those who are struggling with mental health issues, so that they can improve their quality of life.