Dr Joseph J. Trunzo, Clinical Psychologist
Specialties include: OCD, Panic, Mood Disorders, Coping with Chronic Illness | Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Acceptance Commitment Therapy
Dr Trunzo, founder of Providence Psychology Services, received his PhD in Clinical Psychology from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his predoctoral internship at the University of Vermont and his postdoctoral fellowship at Brown Medical School.
He has been in private practice since 2002 and has worked in the mental health field since 1989. His clinical and research interests include anxiety and mood disorders, OCD, stress management, coping with chronic and acute illness (especially Lyme disease), and health behavior change.
He practices both Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and his main treatment focus is in helping clients increase psychological flexibility to lead rich, full, vital, and values-driven lives.
Dr. Trunzo is the author of Living Beyond Lyme: Reclaim Your Life from Lyme Disease and Chronic Illness (Changemakers Books, 2018).
He was inspired by the courage of all those who suffer from the ravages of Lyme Disease or any other devastating chronic illness.
The book is designed to help readers improve functioning and quality of life while on the journey to getting well.