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12021 Pennsylvania St. Suite 202
Thornton, Colorado 80241
8310 Colorado Blvd., Suite 650
Firestone, CO 80504

Dr. Michelle Templeton

Michelle Templeton

720-425-1111, ext. 102

Michelle is a Psychologist and owner of Three Peaks Counseling. She works in both the Thornton and Firestone offices and can be reached directly at 720-425-1111, ext. 102. Michelle works with couples and individual adults 18 and older, specializing in working with women 40 and older who have faced recent challenges such as loss of a loved one, divorce, or relationship concerns. She offers a welcoming and non-judgmental environment; integrating a warm interpersonal style with empirically validated treatment approaches. Michelle believes that therapy is most effective when the approach is personalized to the client's concerns and personality.

Michelle draws from a wide range of theoretical approaches and techniques including (but not limited to): Person-Centered and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT).

Areas of Expertise

  • anxiety 
  • depression 
  • grief | loss 
  • life transitions 
  • relationship issues

Professional History

Michelle Templeton, Ph.D. has been counseling since 1996 and is a licensed psychologist in the state of Colorado. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 1992 from the University of Colorado, Boulder. In 1996 she earned a Masters of Arts degree followed by a Ph.D. in 2002 from the University of Minnesota in Educational Psychology in the Counseling and Student Personnel Psychology Program. Dr. Templeton has experience in outpatient mental health clinics, private practice, and college counseling center environments.