Our Staff

Jason Hunt, Psy.D

Dr. Hunt has practiced in the mental health field for over 15 years. He earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). He trained at the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety (CTSA), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Cooper Hospital, Friends Psychiatric Hospital, Ancora Psychiatric Hospital.

One of the great honors of Dr. Hunt’s career has been to provide treatment to active duty and dependents of the United States Armed Forces. Dr. Hunt worked as an Integrated Behavioral Health Consultant for the Family Health Clinic at the 87th Medical Group, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.

Dr. Hunt is a licensed clinical psychologist in Pennsylvania and New Jersey as well as the owner of Behavioral Health and Anxiety Reduction, LLC (BHAR). He has recently been appointed as an Adjunct Professor in the Psychology Department of Rowan University. He currently provides individual and group therapy in the Marlton and Havertown offices.

Dina Bakhitova, Psy.D, LPC

Dr. Bakhitova earned a doctoral degree in clinical psychology from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). She was trained at the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety (CTSA) and was granted Prolonged Exposure (PE) specialized trauma treatment provider certificate. She also was trained at Child & Adolescent OCD, Tic, Trichotillomania and Anxiety Group (the COTTAGE), Drexel University (Behavioral and Psychiatric HIV Clinic), Reading Hospital (inpatient, partial, forensic, and neuropsychology units).

Dr. Bakhitova worked with several Philadelphia urban schools to provide treatment to children with severe mental health disorders. In addition, she obtained certification in Child Sandplay Therapy.  She has practiced in the mental health field for over 12 years.

Dr. Bakhitova is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania and she is completing last steps to become a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Pennsylvania.

Alyssa Bell, Psy.D

Dr. Bell earned her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology and is currently licensed in Pennsylvania. She has experience providing psychological treatment to individuals with severe mental illness and substance use in both inpatient and outpatient settings.  She currently provides individual and group therapy in the Havertown office.

Kelly Bonomo, MA, CSOTP

Kelly is a Certified Sex Offender Treatment Provider and is accruing hours to become a Licensed Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor. Kelly provides group and individual therapy at our Havertown office.

Kelly has four years of counseling experience with clients in all stages of life from adolescence to older adulthood. Kelly has worked in a variety of settings, including: secure residential with juveniles who have been adjudicated for sexual offending behaviors, nonsecure residential with adolescents and young adults with severe mental illness, and court-mandated outpatient therapy for individuals with substance use concerns.

Kelly specializes in working with individuals who have struggles with sexual behavior as well as issues with emotion regulation, trauma, and substance abuse.

Kelly is passionate about establishing a comfortable, empowering, and safe environment while in the therapeutic relationship, using creative and individualized approaches to help her clients achieve their ideal versions of themselves.

Kristin Conlon, Psy.D.

Dr. Conlon is a licensed psychologist in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She has experience in providing treatment for severe mental illness as well as forensic populations. She currently provides group and individual therapy in the Havertown office.

Sahra Riccardi, MA, ATR-BC, LPC

Sahra is a Board-Certified Art Therapist and Licensed Professional Counselor. She provides group and individual therapy at our Havertown office.

Sahra has nearly a decade of experience supporting adults and adolescents with significant behavioral challenges. This has included work with individuals who have experienced trauma, relationship issues, and difficulty coping with their emotions.

Sahra specializes in working with individuals who present with a variety of sexual concerns. Her practice has focused on individuals who have required support in managing sexual behaviors including individuals struggling with compulsive pornography use, minor-attracted persons, and individuals generally interested in improving their sexual health. She has also worked with survivors of sexual abuse and families coping with sexual trauma.

Sahra is passionate about using creative, expressive, and experiential approaches to empower individuals of all abilities to achieve their goals.

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Our behavioral health treatment center is dedicated to developing positive life changes in our patients, and we are expanding our practice. BHAR is looking for experienced clinicians interested in providing individual and group therapy in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

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Pennsylvania: (484) 452-5045
New Jersey: (215) 642-8212

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