About Dr. Otte

Dr. John Otte is a seasoned psychologist with over 35 years of experience, specializing in depression and addictions. As a dedicated practitioner, he has embraced a spiritual orientation in his approach to psychotherapy, emphasizing open-mindedness rather than religion. Dr. Otte draws from various therapeutic orientations, including Family Systems, Jungian theory, CBT, and mindfulness, to facilitate the healing process for his clients. Graduating from Calvin College and earning a Psy.D. degree, he has contributed to diverse clinical settings, including an Employee Assistance Program, Denver County Jail, and hospitals. Dr. Otte’s unique journey, shaped by a family history of addiction, led him to integrate spirituality into his practice, transforming his therapeutic approach. Known for his warm, irreverent, and compassionate style, he continues to be inspired by the resilience of the human spirit. In addition to individual therapy, Dr. Otte has offered group psychotherapy throughout his career, reflecting his belief in the potential for healing and happiness in every individual’s life.