Dr. Sanford Portnoy
Current state and future trends in clinical practice, Leadership within the profession as a part of career development, Divorce, Developing a practice or specialty in divorce, Work and newly developing roles and opportunities in this area.
Dr. Portnoy has taught at MSPP since 1977 and teaches Clinical Seminar II. He is a partner of a private group practice in Needham, Massachusetts. His interests are in assessment and treatment of individual adults, adolescents, families and couples with specializations in couples therapy and divorce. He is a consultant on impasse resolution to divorcing individuals and consults to matrimonial attorneys on lawyer-client relationships during divorce. He was on the Board of Directors for the Massachusetts Psychological Association, from 1997-1999; was President of The Divorce Center, Inc. from 1993-1995 and served as the President of the Massachusetts Psychological Association from 1999 to 2000.