Although I was raised in Chicago and New York, I now enjoy life on the West Coast in Palo Alto with my wife, Dr. Mary Rodocker, who is also a psychologist. We have been together for more than 30 years, and raised a daughter who is now grown.
1977 to Present
1982 to 1987
Assistant Clinical Professor of Family Practice Medicine.
1979 to 1982
The California School of Professional Psychology; Berkeley, California. Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, 1978.
The California School of Professional Psychology; Berkeley, California. M.S., Counseling Psychology, 1976.
Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois. M.B.A., Marketing and Management, 1970.
Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois. B.S., Business Administration, 1968.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Member, American Psychological Association (APA)
Member, California Psychological Association (CPA)
National Board of Directors, RESOLVE
Member, Association of Labor Management
Administrators and Consultants on Alcoholism (ALMACA), National and Bay Area Chapter.
Member, Society for the Scientific Study of Sex (SSSS)
Areas of Expertise
Law and Mediation Center; Marin County, California; 1984. Intensive training in law and mediation for divorce, reconciliation and labor disputes.
Center for Advancement of Human Behavior; Stanford University, California; 1979-1983. Individual and couples counseling; infertility, adoption, marital, sexual, male emotional issues.
North County Mental Health Unit; Palo Alto, California; 1977-1978. Outpatient day treatment, including individual and group therapy; medication evaluation and supervision.
Palo Alto Veterans Administration; Stanford University; California; 1976-1977. Psychological testing and diagnostics, organic and non-organic; family therapy; multimodal behavior modification approaches with hospitalized patients.
University of California School of Medicine; Department of Psychiatry; San Francisco, California; 1974-1982. Research and development of social skills training models; research on men's issues; sex therapy and sex education with individuals, couples and groups; teaching and supervision of interns.
Suicide Prevention; San Francisco, California; 1972-1973. Crisis intervention.
University of California, San Francisco; Department of Family Practice Medicine; since 1980.
Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital; Consumer Education Programs; since 1980.
Professional School of Psychology; Masters Counseling Students Program; since 1984.
RESOLVE (National Organization on Infertility), Serono Symposium. Keynote speaker at West Coast Conference; Stanford, California; 1986, 1988, 1989.
NASPA (National Association of Student Personnel Administration, Inc.). Keynote speaker, Annual Convention; Washington, DC; April, 1986.