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Dr. Angelo Puig, Ph.D.
Founder, Puig Associates, P.A.
Ange Puig, Ph.D. earned his undergraduate degree in business administration from Iona College in 1967. He obtained his doctoral degree in psychology from Columbia University in 1979. Dr. Puig became licensed in New Jersey in 1984. Dr. Puig holds memberships in the N.J.P.A. and A.P.A. Division for Trauma Stress and has a Certificate of Proficiency in the Assessment and Treatment of Alcohol and other psychoactive substances.
Dr. Puig is the former board president for both the Prevention Plus Burlington County Drug and Alcohol Council and the Mental Health Association of Southwestern New Jersey. He has submitted an Amicus Brief on PTSD to the NJ Supreme Court and served as a member on Acting Governor Codey’s Mental Health Task Force in 2005. With a background in Mindfulness, Clinical Hypnosis, and Solution Focused treatments, he has provided seminars to a variety of agencies and groups addressing issues such as stress, sleep issues, and chronic pain. He has provided consultation, supervision, and training for several South Jersey programs involving children, foster care children, families and staff. He has provided professional services to SAMHSA as well as critical incident stress debriefing services to a variety of local, state and national groups and psychological services for adults with intellectual disabilities.
He has been a guest lecturer on various radio/television programs, college forums and has provided professional training seminars on a local and national basis. His practice specialties focus on areas such as assessment of parenting capacity, clinical supervision, trauma-specific therapeutic intervention, assessment and treatment of sex-offenders, violence proneness risk assessments and psychological services for law enforcement agencies. In his professional career of 40 years, the practice approach has incorporated solution focus treatment, Ericksonian approaches, mindfulness and reflection, and an appreciation for culture, diversity, and creativity within the individual.