Dr. Buchanan is available to speak to groups, ranging from a brief, 10–15-minute mini-lecture to an all-day workshop.
Topics can be tailor-made to fit the needs of the group; he frequently lectures on the following:
Dr. Buchanan offers consultation to licensed mental health professionals. This has taken many forms over the years, ranging from a one-time consultation on a particular issue to ongoing, weekly consultation for a period of time in order to develop greater skill and expertise in a specific area of practice. Consultation can address numerous issues but is often focused on assessment, treatment, and the legal and ethical issues of mental health practice.
Dr. Buchanan offers training opportunities to graduate students and therapists in training.
Doctoral Students in Psychology
For over 20 years Dr. Buchanan has offered a year-long practicum in assessment for doctoral students. Over the years, doctoral students from Mercer University, Georgia State University and Argosy University have completed their diagnostic practicums at North Point Psychology under Dr. Buchanan’s supervision.
Marriage and Family Therapy
Dr. Buchanan is an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. For several years he has supervised marriage and family therapy students from Richmont Graduate University. The Richmont students are typically earning their Masters degrees in Marriage and Family Therapy. Dr. Buchanan also offers AAMFT Approved Supervision for individuals who already have their Masters degrees and are seeking MFT Supervision hours for licensure.