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Jonathan H. Hoffman, Ph.D., ABPP

Jonathan H. Hoffman, Ph.D., ABPP is a licensed psychologist in the states of Florida, New York, and Utah. He received his first Masters Degree in Psychology from The New School for Social Research. In addition to a second Masters Degree in School Psychology, he earned a Doctoral Degree in Clinical and School Psychology from Hofstra University in New York. This dual curriculum provided the educational and experiential basis for addressing the needs of patients across the lifespan. His dissertation research studied how substance abusers responded to treatment offered in therapeutic communities.  Dr. Hoffman is Board Certified in Cognitive and Behavioral… READ MORE ›

E. Katia Moritz, Ph.D., ABPP

E. Katia Moritz, Ph.D., ABPP is a Clinical Director of the NeuroBehavioral Institute (NBI) and is a licensed psychologist in the States of Florida and Utah.  Dr. Moritz is Board Certified in Cognitive and Behavioral Psychology. Dr. Moritz’s first degree in Psychology was from the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She was one of the founders of the first Behavioral Therapy Association in Brazil (ABPMC). After moving to the USA, Dr. Moritz was a visiting professional at the Albert Ellis Institute, where she received training in cognitive therapy. Subsequently, Dr. Moritz earned her Ph.D. in Clinical and School… READ MORE ›

Jason R. Spielman, Psy.D.

Dr. Jason Spielman, a Florida Licensed Clinical Psychologist, is the Director of Intensive Treatment Programs at NeuroBehavioral Institute, in South Florida.  For almost 15 years, Dr. Spielman has helped individuals and families with psychological problems, specializing in the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorders, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Panic Disorder, Tic Disorders, Trichotillomania, and ADHD.  Dr. Spielman is a graduate of the International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation Pediatric Behavior Therapy Training Institute (IOCDF PBTTI). Dr. Spielman established the “Fear of Flying” Program that helps people conquer their fear of flying.  He facilitates the Adult OCD Support Group in Boca Raton, Florida and the Children and… READ MORE ›

Wilfredo Rivera, Psy.D.

Dr. Rivera earned a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Neuropsychology from Carlos Albizu University, graduating with distinction. Prior to joining the Neurobehavioral Institute of Weston (NBI) as a Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dr. Rivera did had Post-Doctoral training at the Institute for Child and Family Health.  There, he performed psychological and psychoeducational evaluations for children and adolescents with academic, developmental, behavioral, and emotional disturbances. Dr. Rivera’s Pre-Doctoral Clinical Internship was at the Goodman Psychological Services Center. During his internship training, he not only conducted psychoeducational and neuropsychological assessments and also provided psychotherapy to adults, couples, children, and families using… READ MORE ›

Danielle Norona-Blocker, Psy.D

Danielle Norona-Blocker, Psy.D., is a postdoctoral fellow at the NeuroBehavioral Institute (NBI). She received a Bachelors of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Sports Medicine from the University of Miami, where she participated in research on early childhood intervention and Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Dr. Norona-Blocker earned a Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from Nova Southeastern University. Throughout her graduate studies, she received specialized training in assessment and early intervention for children with ASD and Developmental Disabilities, Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), parent training, assessment and treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Anxiety Disorders, and Oppositional Defiant Disorder… READ MORE ›

Joyce Szentpaly, Psy.D.

Joyce A. Szentpaly, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist in the state of Florida. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Florida International University earning her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. From there, she completed graduate school at Carlos Albizu University (formerly the Miami Institute of Psychology) where she earned her Masters of Science Degree in Psychology and later her Doctor of Psychology Degree in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.), graduating with distinction. Dr. Szentpaly completed her Pre-Doctoral Internship at the Goodman Psychological Services Center, where she provided psychotherapy services in English and Spanish to a culturally diverse population with a variety of psychological… READ MORE ›