Dr. Joe Persinger, PHD

Dr. Joe Persinger, PHD

Psychology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Joe Persinger, PHD is a psychologist in Santa Rosa, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Alliant University in 1977 and specializes in psychology, clinical psychology, and more.

1144 Sonoma Ave

Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Contact Information

(707) 526-7720

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Persinger "I am a clinical psychologist with over 25 years experience in an adult outpatient psychotherapy practice and 15 years experience as staff psychologist in the Chronic Pain Department at Kaiser Permanente Santa Rosa. My areas of specialization include psychodynamic psychotherapy, Brief therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, EMDR, Hypnosis, crisis intervention and Somatic Experiencing Trauma Therapy. Treatment issues: chronic pain, anxiety/panic, depression, stress, trauma, insomnia, PTSD."

3  Specialties

  • Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychotherapy

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Persinger does not have any board certifications listed.

17  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Pain Management
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Alliant University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Mid Valley Community Mental Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Sonoma County Department of Mental Health
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Sonoma County Department of Mental Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Alliant University-California School Of Professional Psychology
    Other Education | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Persinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Persinger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Persinger to family and friends
3 total reviews

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Dr. Persinger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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