Dave Juncos, Psy.D., CCDP

 

Dr. Juncos received his Psy.D. degree (2014) and his M.A. degree (2010) in Clinical Psychology from La Salle University in Philadelphia.  He received his B.A. degree in Psychology from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.  Dr. Juncos is a Co-Occurring Disorders Professional with six years experience working with substance abusing clients, both in individual and group IOP settings.  His doctoral dissertation focused on treating a professional musician with performance anxiety, and he has also consulted with professors and students of West Chester University’s Applied Music department for performance related issues. 

His prior work and internship experience include five years experience in community mental health settings performing a variety of services: individual and group therapy, conducting intakes and screenings, performing psychological assessments, and administering biofeedback treatment.  He has worked in two inpatient hospital settings providing therapy and psychological assessments.  He also worked in a primary care setting as a behavioral health consultant for patients with medical and psychological problems.  He has also worked with intellectually disabled and learning disabled adults as a job coach. 

He is a prelicensed clinician and is able to see clients with Aetna, Highmark (Blue Cross/Blue Shield), and Medicare insurances, as well as out-of-pocket payers.  He can provide individual therapy, psychological testing to confirm a learning or intellectual disability, and organizational or individual consultation for musical performance issues.

Mr. Juncos has made his research and publications available online.

Theoretical Orientation = “Third Wave”

  • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Meta-Cognitive Therapy
  • Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT)

General Areas of Therapeutic Interest

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Substance Abuse and other Addictive Disorders
  • Performance-related concerns for Musicians or Performers
  • Introversion and Unconventional Personality Styles 
  • Attention-Deficit Disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders