Dr. Herner received his Doctorate in Psychology at Spalding University. He also has a Master’s Degree in Psychopharmacology, has earned several advanced training certifications, and is a certified school psychologist.


In a career spanning over 30 years, Dr. Herner has worked with a diverse population in treating a vast array of mental health issues. He retired from KY state government, where he was Chief Psychologist for the Dept. of Corrections, and clinically managed a post adjudication psychiatric hospital and rehabilitation center.


Dr. Herner has helped implement a clinical weight reduction program and has practiced health psychology at both the VA Hospital & Ireland Army Hospital. Since the early 1980’s, he has maintained a part-time private practice, including providing psychometric testing for Spectra Mental Healthcare. Patients describe him as relaxed, personable, and helpful.




7400 New LaGrange Road | Suite 310 | Louisville, KY 40222 | 502.425.8385 | info@spectramentalhealthcare.com


Counseling is available by appointment. Evening Hours Available.