A listing of therapists, counselors, psychologists, and psychiatrists in Oregon, USA interested in providing culturally sensitive cross-cultural care for today’s international expat community.


Bob Linhares, Ph.D. (Licensed Psychologist – #2059 Oregon); M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy
Location: Portland, OR, USA
Phone: 971-221-3489
Email: drlinhares@boblinhares.com
Website: www.boblinhares.com
Nationality: USA
Languages Spoken: English, very basic Italian, very basic Spanish
Religious Affiliation: No affiliation currently. I received my masters-level training at a Catholic (Marianist) University (St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, TX), and in my private practice have worked clients representing a wide variety of religious faiths.
Clinical Specialties: Expatriate adjustment, re-entry adjustment, cross-cultural couples counseling, Financial Therapy (working with individuals and couples around money concerns and conflict around finances), depression, anxiety, relationship issues, self-esteem concerns, career and life transition challenges, ADD/ADHD
Cross-Cultural Experience: My graduate research work focused on the adjustment challenges and needs of returning expatriates. I have worked with TCKs, returned expats and cross-cultural couples in my private practice. My spouse is an Italian citizen (our daughter has dual citizenship) and in our home both Italian and English are spoken. I served as a healthcare volunteer in Panama and, in my youth, was an exchange student in Mexico.


Kevin J. Fleming, Ph.D.
Location: Oregon, USA (and worldwide: travels to client countries)*
* Grey Matters International is a “one stop shop” global psychological consulting firm that leverages powerful neuroscience technologies and methods for ex-pats and their families. We work in a ‘we come to you’ fashion and can help all your personal,relationship and family/children mental health needs quickly and effectively.
Phone: 1-877-606-6161  (if calling from outside USA: 1-918-949-1972)
Email: info@greymattersintl.com
Website: www.greymattersintl.com
Nationality: USA
Languages Spoken: English
Religious Affiliation: Open to All Religious/Spiritual Orientations
Clinical Specialties: Mood disorders, stress/burnout, relationship conflict, addiction, OCD, ADD/ADHD, brain injury, trauma, sleep concerns, high performance and career counseling
Cross-Cultural Experience: Worked with clients on 5 continents on their private mental health needs and have advised many multi-cultural “professionals, executives, leaders” on their culture change needs affecting many employees and their unique values