Bretton Engle

Bretton Engle PhD, LCSW

Associate Professor


PhD, Social Welfare, Florida International University, 2007.
MSW, Boise State University, 2000.
BS, Psychology, Spanish minor, Boise State University, 1997.

Areas of Interest

RRT as an innovative and intensive yet brief approach to clearing the effects of trauma without "re-experiencing" the event(s).


Brett Engle, PhD, LCSW, Associate Professor, specializes in competency based, person-centered, clinical education and training to promote health, social justice and human rights. He teaches advanced clinical social work courses, regularly presents at academic and professional conferences, and publishes in peer reviewed journals. Dr. Engle researches therapeutic processes that engage and support intrinsic motivation. He is a member of the international Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers and is a certified Rapid Resolution Therapy (RRT) practitioner. Dr. Engle is also a humorist and keynote speaker.

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