Education:  BA in psychology - Fairfield University, CT. 1987


MS in psychology - Nova University,  FL.1990

Psy.D (doctor of clinical psychology) - Nova University,  FL 1992


Specialized training in applied developmental psychology


Clinical internship in child/adolescent psychology.


Associate professor and lead instructor of the child/adolescent concentration at the Florida School of Professional Psychology (at Argosy University) - Tampa, FL. 2000 to 2016.


Adjunct professor at St Petersburg College, Clearwater campus. 1995 to 2000.


Psychological consultant for Bay News 9, Tampa Bay 's 24 hour television news source


Developed Life@Home by PsychTouch.com, a clinical tool for child professionals

Services Include:

Psychological assessment for a range of mental health issues including ADHD, autism, anxiety and depression.


Psychological evaluations for  intellectual functioning and gifted eligibility.


Individual psychotherapy,  including play/game/art therapy,  for children and adolescents.


Parent Consultation, i.e. sessions for parents to obtain information, feedback, support and guidance on a range of concerns about their children and family situations.


Individual psychotherapy for adults, especially those experiencing any form of anxiety, depression, autism, adjustment, or  attentional issue.


Mental health education/training for professionals and the community.

Media Experience:

Psychological expert on national and Tampa Bay talk shows


Co-host for Tampa Bay talk shows on child adolescent and mental health issues


Co-host for radio call-in programs in Tampa Bay, San Francisco and Atlanta


Health reporter/psychological consultant for Bay News 9, Tampa Bay's 24-hour television news source.


Steven P. O'Brien, Psy D.

611 South Myrtle Avenue Suite B

Clearwater, Florida 33756


Phone: (727) 449-2628

Fax: (727) 466-0478