Brian Arizmendi, Ph.D.

  1. Psychologist


  1. Phoenix, Arizona



Brian Arizmendi, Ph.D. is a Clinical Health Psychologist with specialties in:

  • Psychogastroenterology (e.g., disorders of the gut-brain interaction, coping with chronic GI illness)
  • Coping with chronic illness
  • Pre-surgical evaluation
  • Prolonged grief

His area of research includes investigating the impact of Prolonged Grief Disorder on health and physiological functioning, along with clinical research on optimizing implementation of evidence-based health interventions in medical clinics.

  1. 2019
    Postdoctoral Fellowship - Clinical Psychology - Primary Care Mental Health Integration & Medical PsychologyPhoenix VA Health Care System
  2. 2018
    Doctor of Philosophy - Clinical Psychology; Health PsychologyUniversity of Arizona
  3. 2018
    Internship - Clinical Psychology - Behavioral MedicineVA Palo Alto Health Care System
  4. 2014
    MA - Clinical PsycologyUniversity of Arizona