Author, speaker, and board-certified clinical neuropsychologist, Dr. Michelle Bengtson knows pain and despair firsthand and combines her professional expertise and personal experience with her faith to address issues surrounding medical and mental health disorders, both for those who suffer and for those who care for them.
Dr. Bengtson holds a Ph.D. from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where she specialized in neuropsychology. She interned at the prestigious University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She completed post-doctoral training experiences at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, and at the University of Alabama Health Sciences Center in Birmingham, Alabama. She has been practicing neuropsychology for twenty-five years and in private practice for close to two decades.
The author of Hope Prevails: Insights from a Doctor’s Personal Journey through Drepression, published by Revell in August ‘2016, Dr. Bengtson’s lastest, Breaking Anxiety’s Grip: How to Reclaim the Peace God Promises, is due out in Fall ‘2019.
Dr. Bengtson lives in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex with her husband of thirty years, two sons, and two dogs. Dr. Bengtson holds on to the conviction that every individual has worth, and because it’s not over until God says it is over, we have hope. When she needs time to relax, refresh, and recharge, you will most likely find her by a large body of water somewhere, soaking in God’s goodness.