Substance Abuse Prevention Program
UO Academic Extension

Dave Boyer

Dave Boyer, a native Eugenian, holds a master’s degree in counseling with a specialization in marriage and family therapy and a bachelor’s degree in psychology, both from the UO. He is a licensed marriage and family therapist as well as a certified alcohol and drug counselor.

Boyer is owner and therapist of Seeds of Change Counseling Services in Eugene since 2001, and served on the board of directors for a local substance abuse treatment facility for the better part of 10 years. He currently serves on the board of directors for the Oregon Society for Clinical Hypnosis. He also has developed and implemented a family systems program into a local substance abuse treatment program. Boyer specializes in various trauma, anxiety, and couples therapies, with a significant portion of his clientele being in some phase of recovery from substances. Additionally, he has worked with crisis intervention, domestic violence, substance abuse treatment, and youth and their families in a residential setting. He has been an instructor for SAPP since 2007.

Boyer lives in the Eugene area with his wife, Rose. He enjoys the outdoors, traveling, get-togethers with friends, and playing drums for a local rock band.