Brian Nussbaum, Psy.D.
27356 Cashford Circle #101
Wesley Chapel, FL 33544
Dr. Nussbaum is a Florida licensed clinical psychologist. He is a Board Certified Professional Counselor and a Diplomate of the American Psychotherapy Association. He also holds the distinguished privilege of being a Diplomate of the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress, a Diplomate of the National Center for Crisis Management, as well as being a Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress. He received his Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Centeral Florida in 1998. He then completed both his Master's degree (2000) and his Doctoral degree (2002) in Clinical Psychology at the Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, FL. He completed his pre-doctoral internship at the Bay Pines Veteran's Hospital in St. Petersburg, FL and his post-doctoral training at the James A. Haley VA Hospital in Tampa, FL. He served as Chief of the residential rehabilitation program at the Orlando VA Healthcare Center and was responsible for expanding that program from 30 beds to 60 beds. During his time in Orlando he was appointed adjunct professor of psychology at Valencia Community College. He returned to Tampa in 2005 to accept a full-time position in the Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Clinic at the James A. Haley VA treating combat veterans. In 2008 he began working in a satellite clinic of the hospital, located in Zephyrhills, where he continues to treat combat veterans with PTSD. In addition to serving those from all walks of life, Dr. Nussbaum offers comprehensive services to professionals, who he views as a highly underserved group. In addition to general psychological services, he is one of the few psychologists in the area who provide office-based treatment for professionals dealing with addictions, depression, and other difficulties.
Personal Development/Positive Enhancement
Learning Disability Evaluations
Expert Witness Testimony
Independent Medical Exams (IME)
Areas of Expertise
Individuals and Couples
Trauma, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder