Dr. Miller is a highly-credentialed Boca Raton Psychologist and Psychoanalyst. He is a Licensed Psychologist in the states of Florida and California. He is Certified by the Association of State and Provincial Clinical Psychology Boards (CPQ). Dr. Miller specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of psychological conditions affecting adults, children and adolescents. Treatment modalities include individual and couples therapy. Dr. Miller earned his Doctor of Psychology degree at the California School of Professional Psychology. He was later selected and trained at the University of Miami, School of Medicine, for Internship training in Adult Clinical Psychology, Clinical Neuropsychology and Behavioral Medicine. He completed Post Doctoral Residency training in Pediatric Clinical Psychology and Behavioral Medicine. Dr. Miller completed Post Graduate Psychoanalytic training at the Florida Psychoanalytic Institute and the National Institute for the Psychotherapies. He is Certified in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy and Contemporary Psychoanalysis. Dr. Miller regularly attends continuing education with other practitioners to remain informed about the most current research and developments in professional practice including the application of Neuroscience and Psychotherapy.
The basis of treatment involves a close supportive therapeutic relationship in an effort to talk about, understand, cope and resolve any and all aspects of dissatisfaction. Dr. Miller views psychotherapy as a vital instrument in the process of attaining insight and direction for effectively helping people navigate the obstacles of life. His practice approach is collaborative and engaging. He works with his patients to form a safe facilitating partnership to explore the sources of their concerns and find ways to live more vital meaningful lives. Dr. Miller has a unique combination of compassion and warmth that creates a pleasant atmosphere for resolving personal struggles. Basic to the psychologist-psychoanalyst/patient relationship is the premise that therapy involves a deeply personal association in which patients should expect that whatever shared will be kept completely private. He believes that genuine therapy cannot occur without this guarantee.
Dr. Miller thoroughly evaluates and develops a treatment plan involving developmental, psychological and medical history ensuring that each persons complete and specific concerns are together taken into consideration. He is a full member of the American Psychological Association and its Division (39) of Psychoanalysis, the Florida Psychological Association, the National Institute for the Psychotherapies Professional Association, the Florida Psychoanalytic Society and the International Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology. Dr. Miller’s Medical Staff privileges are at Boca Raton Regional Hospital and he is an Affiliate Assistant Professor at Florida Atlantic University, College of Medicine.