Marian Binder, Ph.D.

Director of Counseling and Psych Services

Dr. Marian Binder is Director of the Counseling and Psych Services unit at the University of Arizona. As the Director of CAPS, she spends the majority of her time with administrative demands and campus crisis response, but the clinical work she does with students focuses on anxiety management, relationship issues, decision-making and a variety of sexuality related issues. She has a strong emphasis on mind/body approaches. She is the co-founder of the UA Mindful Ambassadors Program.

Marian earned a BA in Psychology from Queens College, City University of New York, an MBA, with a specialty in Human Resource Management from the University of Arizona, and a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Texas at Austin. She is a licensed psychologist and also holds a Diplomate in Clinical Psychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology.