FELIX SALOMON, PH.D.
7111 North 7th Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85020
Felix Salomon, Ph.D. received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York in 1977. He has worked steadily as a Clinical Psychologist for over 32 years. Dr. Salomon’s experience has included outpatient, inpatient, and day hospitalization populations. Dr. Salomon’s orientation is primarily Contemporary Psychoanalytic with strong Existential-Humanistic and Family Systems influences. Throughout, he has applied his orientation in assessment and therapy with children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients.
His experiences in psychotherapy have included individual, child-play, marital, family, and group modalities. Dr. Salomon has had intensive training with John E. Exner, Jr., Ph.D. in the Comprehensive System of the Rorschach. Dr. Salomon has supervised and taught paraprofessionals, psychology students and interns, psychiatric residents, family practice residents, psychiatrists, and psychologists in his various positions as a director of a Community Mental Health Center, as a professor, and as a private practitioner. Dr. Salomon was the co-founder and Founding President of the Phoenix Psychoanalytic Study Group.
More recently, he was the Chairperson of the Arizona State Psychological Association Ethics Committee (AEC), 1997 to 2000. Dr. Salomon was an Adjunct Professor in the Clinical Psychology Program at the Arizona School of Professional Psychology (ASPP). From about 1978 to 1998, Dr. Salomon directed a multi-disciplinary, private practice group, the Phoenix Institute for Psychotherapy, Ltd. Since 1998, Dr. Salomon has been in solo, private, independent practice in north-central Phoenix. Dr. Salomon has authored articles for the Arizona Psychological Association Newsletter (e.g., A Supervisory Thing Happened on the Way to the Ethics Forum) and is a contributor to several online psychoanalytic discussion groups. In August 2001, Dr. Salomon presented Ethics Beyond the Grave: Impact of the Therapist’s Death – Our Ethical Responsibilities, at the APA Annual Convention in San Francisco.
Dr. Salomon has developed a specialty in the evaluation and reporting of extreme and exceptional hardship concerning Immigration Issues. He has testified before the court and has written over 30 reports, which have been presented to the court in Immigration Cases. In 2005, Dr. Salomon is a senior candidate at The Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Los Angeles and hopes to graduate in June, 2010. The title of his graduation paper is “Multi-modal Multi-member Nonlinear Dynamic Family Systems Psychoanalysis. Dr. Salomon is also the co-creator and the Director of Clinical Training for The Arizona Community Clinical Psychology Training Group (ACCPT-G). Please go to www.accpt-g.com for more information.
AREAS OF SPECIALTY
Marital and Family Therapy
Adolescent Interpersonal Therapy
License # 0597(AZ)
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY, 1977.
Psy.D. in Psychoanalysis from ICP, hoped for graduation in June, 2010
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