Michael A. Civin, Ph.D., Psychologist

July 15, 2017
After so many years in practice, Dr. Michael A Civin, Ph.D is a lot more than highly educated; he has also gained a rich experience that informs everything he does. Starting with his education, he earned an A.B. Degree cum laude from Harvard in 1968 and followed that up by spending two years learning from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He then earned his first Master of Arts degree from the University of Oregon in 1970 and his second in Clinical Psychology from the Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies at Adelphi University in 1986. Not satisfied, he went on to earn his Ph.D. Dr. Civin from Adelphi and received his medical degree from the Pennsylvania Institute of Straight Chiropractic in 1988.

That only set him up for the nearly 30 years of experience he has gained since then. Dr. Michael A Civin, Ph.D. has been a specialist in clinical psychology in the Bronx area of New York City for almost the entire time, to the point that he has come to be seen as an important part of the psychological services community of New York City. Besides co-founding Rose Hill Psychological Services, where he continues to serve as their senior psychologist.

Dr. Michael A. Civin’s Insights

March 13, 2017
Dr. Michael A. Civin is the author of a book called Male Female Email: The struggle for relatedness in a paranoid society. This text details the challenges of Internet psychology and how people related in a world that is increasingly dependent upon digital interaction. In this text, Dr. Michael A. Civin explains how the Internet can serve different roles for different individuals, either connecting or insulating them depending upon their aims. If you have an interest in psychology, technology, or the intersection of the two fields, Male Female Email might be interesting to you.

Dr. Civin is the co-founder of Rose Hill Psychological Services, a psychology firm in the Bronx, New York City. This is an award winning firm which is community based and focused on delivering high quality mental health services in the form of psychoanalysis and psychotherapy. Dr. Civin is proud to play a positive role in the lives of his patients and proud of the success of Rose Hill Psychological Services.

Civin also runs his own private practical, which serves the Manhattan, Astoria, and Bayville areas. His private practice has been in operation since 2007 and offers psychoanalysis, psychotherapy, and organizational consulting. Additionally, he serves as the Director of Clinical Training for the Baldwin Council Against Drug Abuse.

The Academic Progression of Michael A Civin PhD

December 20, 2016
The ability to practice medicine is given only to those willing to persevere through many log years of study. Unlike many professions, there are many years of study required in order to prepare for the field. In order to reach the goal of medical professional, they must hold multiple degrees as well as spend years honing in on their craft. Michael A Civin PhD is no exception. In 1968, he graduated from Harvard College with his A.B. degree. And he did not simply graduate, he graduated with cum laude honors from Harvard College. He then attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine from 1968-1969 and also The University of Oregon which was where he earned his Masters of Arts degree in 1970.

It was after earning his Master's degree that he realized that he wanted to go into the field of psychology. He then set out to earn a second Masters of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology from the Gordon F. Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies at Adelphi University in 1988. After that, he took the final step to become a psychologist by completing his Postdoctoral Certificate in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. Michael Civin PhD was determined to help people through the practice of psychology and has done that for over twenty-eight years. He continues to practice clinical psychology in the Bronx in New York City.