Dr. Karen Truesdell Bierman is originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico.
She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Davidson College in North Carolina and her Ph.D. in Clinical and Health Psychology from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Bierman completed her internship at the Salt Lake City VA and her fellowship in Palliative Care at the Audie Murphy VA in San Antonio, where she stayed to begin private practice.
Dr. Truesdell has been in private practice since 2005 with a focus on assessment (educational, forensic, and medical) and cognitive-behavioral interventions for depression, anxiety, chronic pain, and other medical conditions.
Dr. Truesdell works with children, adolescents, and adults and also provides Parenting Coordination/Parenting Facilitation services as well as mediation services, and is active in her community and past president for the Bexar County Psychological Association.
Dr. Truesdell enjoys an active lifestyle including tennis, yoga, running, and swimming. She lives in the hill country with her three children, two cats, and one dog.
She is in the process of authoring 2 books titled “Nine Months to Balancing Family Life” and “No More Pink!: Finding a New Normal After Breast Cancer”.