Meet Dr. Francis

Dr. Morgan Francis, Psy.D., LPC 

 

Psy.D. Clinical Psychology,

Arizona School of Professional Psychology

 

M.A. Community Counseling

John Carroll University

 

B.S. Psychology

University of Florida

 

With over 20 years in the mental health field, Dr. Francis is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology. She specializes in the treatment of Body Image and Eating Disorders, Self Empowerment, Sexual Compulsive Behavior, Mood Disorders, Relationships, and Trauma. At Psychological Counseling Services alongside Dr. Ralph Earle and Dr. Marcus Earle, Dr. Francis treated sexual compulsivity for ten years. In 2017, Dr. Francis founded, Scottsdale Premier Counseling, a private practice in Scottsdale, Arizona providing individual, couples and group therapy.  

 

Dr. Francis is on a mission to end the stigma of mental health. Dr. Francis’ approach is compassionate care-fronting and she will help you get to the bottom of the problems creating havoc in your life. Together, you and Dr. Francis will identify past traumas, current stressors, and future fears that are holding you back from living your life to the fullest. She combines Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and transformational therapeutic techniques. While providing a safe environment, Dr. Francis is committed to providing individualized treatment, working with you to identify your goals, and develop a specific plan of action to reach your goals.

Dr. Francis is a nationally recognized treatment specialist whose work has been frequently featured in the media. In 2019 she was recognized by fitness clothing brand, LuLu Lemon, as a female leader making a difference in the community for her inspiring work with Body Image. Additionally in 2019, Dr. Francis was featured in the KNOW BOOK. The Know Tribe features the most dynamic female business owners, leaders, and philanthropists. Dr. Francis was selected to be a speaker at the 2019 Know Tribe Summit on “The Psychology Of Personal Style.” In 2018, Dr. Francis was a speaker at the Powerhouse Women’s Event alongside Lori Harder. She has continued to serve women in the Powerhouse Community with encouraging women to love and appreciate their bodies.

 

Dr. Francis is an expert in her field and has been a regular commentator on FOX 10 Phoenix Morning Show and Channel 12 News, discussing topics on sexual health and relationships. Dr. Francis’ knowledge on infidelity, boundaries, and body image has been featured on numerous podcasts and literature. Arizona Foothills Magazine referred to Dr. Francis as “Trendsetter” and her article on “Why Men Cheat” in Rebel Magazine was a top seller. 

 

Dr. Francis resides in Arizona with her husband and three young children. Dr. Francis understands the importance of being a hands-on mother and in 2016, Dr. Francis was nominated for the MASK (Mother’s Awareness on School-Aged Kids) Unity Award, which led her to be an elected board member as a Women of Influence.

 

This year, Dr. Francis is expanding her clinical expertise with launching her Online Courses. Her first course, “Bye Bye Body Blame: You deserve To Love Your Body Without Having To Lose Weight.” Helps you transform your body image by reclaiming your power from Diet Culture so you can start living a life with Body Respect to become your Higher Self.  Dr. Francis teaches in a way that breaks down your negative thoughts and feelings towards your body and builds up body respect and appreciation with practical and supportive therapeutic guidance. Bye Bye Body Blame Online Course gives you empirically researched tools, tips, and skills that are proven to enhance the quality of your life.

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