Exeter Psychological Associates is a well-established practice that provides behavioral health services to the community. A social worker and a mental health counselor/drug and alcohol counselor and evaluator/forensic counselor serve adolescents, adults, and couples. Our services include psychotherapy, EMDR, and alcohol and drug counseling and evaluation. Our practitioners engage in on-going professional development to remain at the cutting edge of their professions.

Please take the time to explore our website to see how we might be of help.

If you have questions, please use the telephone numbers listed on the right of this page for Deborah Hamilton, DEd, LICSW or Barbara Beardsley, LCMHC, MLADC, CCFC, or you may e-mail us at exeterpsych@earthlink.net.


We are committed to providing quality therapeutic services especially during this time of heightened health concerns and take COVID-19 very seriously. The safety and health of our clients and clinicians is extremely important to us. Therefore we have made a number of changes to our practice to protect the health of ourselves and our clients.

• We are accepting new clients for in-person or remote appointments.

• Please do not attend your appointment if you feel ill or have been exposed to anyone with Covid-19 or are awaiting the results of a Covid-19 test.

• Please wear masks and practice social distancing. Your temperature may be taken at the beginning of your appointment.

• We are using enhanced cleaning methods.