Joel Núñez, PhD
Dr. Joel Núñez is a New Jersey state licensed clinical psychologist, author, speaker and educator.
In 1996, he earned a bachelor’s degree with honors in psychology from Drew University and earned a full scholarship to study psychology at Penn State University. As a graduate student, Dr. Núñez was awarded the prestigious Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans on the basis of scholarly merit, academic promise and potential to contribute to public life. In 2003, he earned his Ph.D. in Psychology. He completed his predoctoral clinical internship at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and following his internship, he worked as a bilingual clinical psychologist at an inpatient psychiatric hospital in Secaucus, New Jersey. Later, he became a consultant psychologist at a residential facility for individuals with developmental disorders in Totowa, New Jersey.
Dr. Núñez earned his license to practice psychology in 2006. Presently, he owns and operates Prov 205 in Bayonne, NJ, a group practice specializing in psychotherapy, psychological evaluations, consultations, professional speaking engagements and expert testimony at court proceedings.