Junk in the Trunk author Geoff Goodman, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Psychology in the Long Island University Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program, New York. Moreover, he is also a licensed clinical and school psychologist with 30 years of experience in private practice, treating children, adolescents, and adults.
Geoff is certified by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). He is certified as an adult and a child and adolescent psychoanalyst and a Fellow of the International Psychoanalytical Association (FIPA). Consequently, areas of expertise with children and adolescents include disruptive behaviour disorders, attachment disorders, depression, anxiety, and the consequences of childhood physical and sexual abuse.
Adding to this, Dr. Goodman is also a Certified Sex Therapist (CST) and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist and Supervisor (CSAT-S). He is the Coordinator of the Long Island University Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program Applied Child Research Team. Additionally, he is the former Director of the Long Island University Children’s Institute for Play Therapy and Research (CIPTAR).