Jan 18, 2022
Timothy Tays, PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist. He grew up in New Mexico and graduated from Kansas University, where he ran under the direction of Bob Timmons, the legendary running coach. He went on to get a Master's Degree from The University of New Mexico and his PhD from Palo Alto University. After working as a teacher, he pivoted towards psychotherapy, working as a student, intern, resident, and licensed clinical psychologist at Psychological Counseling Services, Ltd. until he opened his own practice. In addition to professional articles and text chapters, he authored Wannabe Distance God: The Thirst, Angst, and Passion of Running in the Chase Pack. Tim currently practices in Scottsdale, Arizona, where he lives with his wife and son.