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Bruce Borkosky, Psy.D.


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any related to psychology, especially related to forensic psychology

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15 years as a licensed psychologist, 15 years in private practice. My practice began primarily doing individual and group psychotherapy, is now devoted to assessments, but I occasionally do take on clients in therapy.


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B.A. psychology, B.A., music, Ohio Wesleyan U., 1978 MCS, computer science, University of Dayton, 1984 MA, psychology, Miami Inst. of Psychology, 1991 Psy.D., psychology, Miami Inst. of Psychology, 1993 post doctoral training in Neuropsychology, Fielding Institute, 1995-1997

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2017-02-08 Is this considered masochism or self infury?:

fantasies are not the same as self injury, no. Bruising oneself purposely would, of course, be self harm. Some people do it as a religious ritual, and are not bothered by it. For those persons, we would

2017-02-08 Query re diagnostic term:

well, it is impossible to diagnose someone with such limited information. It would also be unethical to try to do so via email. In addition, even if a doctor COULD accurately diagnose you via email, that

2017-02-08 Query re diagnostic term:

why is your diagnosis so important?

2017-02-02 Questions on ocd:

Hi Jane, well, you perfectly demonstrate some of the reasons why I never discuss diagnoses with counseling clients. One of the reasons is that clients want to go down into the rabbit hole that I call "why

2017-01-25 Thoughts back of the mind are surfacing on the face:

Based on my symptoms, do you think I am suffering from a mental ailment? Obviously, the things are not normal. What do you call this kind of behavior?  It would be unethical of me to try to diagnose you


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