Branden Henline, PhD

Dr. Henline has been published in Family Therapy Magazine, Personal Relationships, the Journal of Marital and Family Therapy as well as Contemporary Family Therapy. He has given 16 professional and community presentations for a variety of organizations, including the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (2011, 2009, 2008, 2007 and 2006), St. Louis University (2010), the Texas Tech University Teaching Academy (2006), the National Conference on Family Relations (2004), the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill - East Alabama Chapter (2001), the Southeastern Symposium on Child and Family Development (2001), and at Auburn University (2000).

Dr. Henline has four areas of research interest: 

  • - The impact of technology on personal interpersonal relationships
  • - Intimacy development 
  • - Marriage and family therapy program development and evaluation in non-U.S. cultures (primarily populations from Thailand and other areas of Southeast Asia
  • - Efficacy of marriage and family therapy

Dr. Henline completed his Ph.D. at Texas Tech University in 2006. His dissertation addressed Technology Use and Intimacy Development in Committed Relationships: Exploring the Influence of Differentiation of Self. He graduated from Auburn University in 2002 with a Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy (MSMFT), and completed his thesis on The Experience of Sexual and Emotional Online Infidelity. Dr. Henline is also a graduate of Brigham Young University where he completed his Bachelor of Science in Marriage, Family and Human Development, in 2000.

Furthermore, Dr. Henline is a Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (LAMFT) in the state of Arizona, and is currently providing individual, couples and family therapy in Prescott Valley and Scottsdale, Ariz.