BRUCE LINTON MFT, Ph.D.

Bruce Linton, MFT, Ph.D.
1521-A Shattuck Ave.
Suite 201
Berkeley, California 94709
(510) 644-0300

AAMFT CLINICAL MEMBER

Psychotherapy and Counseling for individuals, couples & families specializing in working with men and fathers

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Bruce Linton, Ph.D.
1521 A Shattuck Ave. Suite 201
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 644-0300

Employment History:


1986- present   
Licensed Marriage Family and Child Counselor: Consulting with individuals, couples and families. Specializing in treating fathers and families with young children. 
Coordinator, Fathers' Forum programs, (workshops and men's groups for fathers). Consultant and Lecturer on men's development as fathers and parenting.


1988-1989
Clinic Co-Director, John F. Kennedy University Center for Transpersonal Counseling. (Trained MFCC interns, supervised student's individual supervisors, hired faculty and coordinated program curriculum).


1985-1987
Consultant, Research Associate, Scientific Analysis, San Francisco, Ca. (N.I.D.A. grant studying drug problem in Alameda County).


1979-1985
Founder, Executive Director, Clinical Supervisor, at H.A.A.R.T. Inc. (Humanistic Alternatives to Addiction Research and Treatment), not-for-profit community based chemical dependency treatment program at Fairmont Hospital, San Leandro, Ca.


1975-1979
Clinic Coordinator and Counselor at Fort Help Methadone Program, San Francisco, Ca. Developed and directed clinical and administrative services for outpatient methadone program. Worked with Dr. Joel Fort a leading expert in the field of alcohol and drug treatment and research.


 

Education:

1991     
Doctorate of Philosophy in Psychology, Columbia Pacific University, San Rafael, Ca. (Dissertation title: The Phases of Paternal Development: Pregnancy Through Twelve Months Postpartum)


1986
Doctoral Student in Clinical Psychology, Center for Psychological Studies, Berkeley, Ca


1979
Licensed Marriage, Family and Child Counselor (MFT 014092) California Board of Behavioral Science Examiners.


1977
Master of Arts degree in Psychology, California State University Sonoma, Rohnert Park, Ca


1972
Bachelor of Arts degree, California State University Sonoma, Rohnert Park, Ca


 

License:

Marriage and Family Therapist, California Board of Behavioral Sciences.  License # MFT 14092


Memberships:

Clinical Member, American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (national and local chapters)


Clinical Member, California Associations of Marriage and Family Counselors (member of state and local chapters)


Member, Berkeley Psychotherapy Institute


Member, Northern California Group Psychotherapy Association