Specializes in psychological assessments, child and adolescent behavioral disorders/family conflict, as well as chemical abuse issues.
Dr. Mears joined Christian Family Solutions in 2011. He has served as clinical director for the state of Minnesota and was named a Senior Clinical Director in 2021. Later that year, Dr. Mears accepted the position of Clinical Director of Faith Integration for all of CFS. In this role, he guides the process of defining the appropriate and ethical integration of clinical mental health treatment with Biblical principles. He will also shape CFS training and professional development for more than 100 counselors and support staff in six states.
Dr. Mears received his PsyD in Clinical Psychology from Argosy University-Twin Cities, an MA degree in Counseling Psychology from Bethel University and his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Bethany Lutheran College. Prior to joining Christian Family Solutions, Dr. Mears completed his doctoral internship at the Minnesota Correctional Facility-Stillwater, specializing in crisis intervention and aggression reduction interventions. Dr. Mears also has five years of experience working as an in-home therapist with adolescents and their families.