Offers psychotherapy in Woodbury, Ct. and has been in private practice for over 35 years;
Received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Peabody College of Vanderbilt University (APA approved);
Completed his clinical psychology internship at Fairfield Hills Hospital (APA approved);
Has been licensed to practice psychology in Connecticut since 1983;
Directed a psychiatric ward at Fairfield Hills Hospital for 6 years;
Was the clinical administrator for Wellspring (an innovative residential facility) for 12 years;
Consulted to the St. Vincent de Paul de-institutionalization program for 2 years;
Has published original research in professional journals on such topics as styles of loving and the psychology of humorous children;
Has published articles and given professional talks on the spiritual aspects of psychotherapy, dream interpretation, the psychology of music and more.
Has given professional talks on the psychology of music and healing through art;
Has given numerous presentations on topics including dream interpretation, marriage counseling, men's issues and Jungian psychology;
Has taught abnormal psychology;
Has published original science fiction stories (see "My Friend Max" in Psychology Today (2000)):
Has been a singer/songwriter for over 20 years and has won numerous songwriting awards (New England Songwriting Contest 2023, 2022, 2020, CT Folk contest 2014).
Performs as "Dr. Steve: The Psinging Psychologist" (visit: drstevesongs.com) where he blends song, story and audience discussion into a consideration of "the good life." He also fronts the acclaimed "Dr. Steve Band" which performs throughout the area.
Teaches "Shadow Songs", a psychological approach to songwriting, at SummerSongs songwriting camps (see: SummerSongs) and is a SummerSongs board member;
Was awarded for "Extraordinary Service" in 2023 by the Connecticut Psychological Association.
Has been married for over 35 years and is the father of 2 lovely daughters.
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Steven Prasinos, Ph.D.
39 Sherman Hill Rd. Suite C202B, Woodbury, CT 06798