Caring For You

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. Behavioral Health Associates focuses on you as if it was our own family.


Monday – Friday 9:00 – 5:00

(208) 344-5457



Our counselors offer a variety of methods to help our clients.  Individuals, couples, families, children – our counselors have years of experience helping people.

Bette Carlson
Bette CarlsonLicensed Clinical Social Worker
Bette Carlson, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She has over 20 years of experience treating mood and anxiety disorders and psychological trauma. Bette works with children, adolescents, and adults; she has expertise in play therapy, parent counseling, as well as marital and family therapy.
Diane Daniel
Diane DanielLicensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Diane Daniel is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who has been in practice for 25 years. She graduated from the University of Idaho in Guidance and Counseling, and Washington State in Crisis Services and Private Practice.

Diane moved back to Idaho where she practiced as a Staff Psychologist for Adult and Children’s Mental Health, as well as an Adolescent Day Treatment Program that was connected to the court system and the Boise School District. Diane later helped to develop the Therapeutic Learning Centers in the Boise and Meridian School Districts. Diane has an extensive history in providing therapy to adults, couples and children.
Diane’s expertise includes Mood Disorders, Trauma and Personality Disorders as well as Management Skills and Coping Mechanisms as she identifies effective treatment strategies.