Dr. Ron Kraus:

Psychologist; Founder (1999) OnlineClinics; President (2003) ISMHO.org; Editor EthicsCode.com; Author (2004, 2010) Online Counseling; Adjunct Professor, Core Program, FDU.edu (1999 - 2014, currenty on Sabatical) and Jazz Doctor.

About Ron

Dr. Ron Kraus is a NY State licensed Psychologist with over 20 years of clinical experience as a professional therapist. Ron studied at Adelphi University in Long Island, NY and holds graduate degrees in Social Work (MSW), School Psychology (MA) and Clinical Psychology (PhD).

Since 1990, Dr. Kraus worked in the NYC metro area with individuals, children, adolescents, groups, couples and families. Ron worked as a psychologist in two mental health clinics and later as a Senior Psychologist at a large New York City public hospital, specializing in both crisis intervention, and the treatment of children and adolescents. In 1994 Dr. Kraus opened his private practice in Rego Park, Queens.

In 1996, Ron volunteered for several days with the American Red Cross to assist those who lost loved ones on TWA flight 800.

As a result of the events of September 11, 2001, Dr. Kraus relocated from Queens to his current office at 333 West 57th Street in Manhattan. Ron worked with some of the children and adults who lost loved ones in the Word Trade Center tragedy.

In 2000 Dr. Kraus created StillRemember.com and 1Holocaust.com to serve as memorial sites.

In addition
 to being a psychologist, author and editor, husband and proud father of two, Ron also enjoys playing Jazz on his trumpet and teaching Core classes at the Metropolitan Campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University (currently on sabbatical)See: See student rating.

Publications

EthicsCode.com (1999). Guidelines for Online Counseling.

Online Counseling (2010) A Handbook for Mental Health Professionals, 2nd Edition


Professional Resume:

Dr. Ron Kraus

Telephone: 055-885-0524  International: 972 55-885-0524

E-mail: DrKraus@aol.com

Skype: DrRonKraus

מספר רשיון ישראלי (בתוקף מ -1997) 27-5296

NY License 012706 (Awarded- 1996)

 

Educatuon:

 

09/1990 - 08/1994    Ph.D., Clinical Psychology

                             The Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies

                             Adelphi University, Garden City, NY.

09/1990 - 05/1992    M.A., Clinical/School Psychology

                             The Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies

                             Adelphi University, Garden City, NY.

09/1989 - 05/1990    M.S.W.

                                Adelphi University, School of Social Work, Garden City, NY.

10/1983 - 07/1987    B.A.

                             Tel-Aviv University, School of Social Work, Israel.

 

Work experience:

12/2015- current       Psychologist in private practice, Netanya, Israel

10/1999 – 07/2014    Adjunct Professor, Core faculty (P/T).

                               Fairleigh Dickinson University

                               1000 River Rd, Teaneck, NJ, USA

Teaching 3 weekly courses to undergraduate students. See student ratings

12/1994 – 08/2014    Psychologist in private practice (P/T)

                               New York City Office: 333 West 57th Street

Psychotherapy with children, adults, families and couples

01/2012 - 10/2013    Clinical psychologist

                              Psychological Associates (F/T)

                              921 West End Ave., Manhattan, NY

Psychotherapy with adults and seniors in NY rehabilitation and nursing homes

03/2009 - 10/2011    Clinical psychologist (F/T),

                              Park Avenue Healthcare, White Plaines, NY

Psychotherapy with residents of NY assisted living facilities and nursing homes

10/2004 - 09/2008    Clinical psychologist (F/T),

                              Psychological Associates.                              

                              912 West End Ave, NY NY

Psychotherapy with adults and seniors in NY rehabilitation and nursing homes

06/1999 - 09/2004    President & CEO (F/T), OnlieClinics.com

Counseling and psychotherapy Online

10/1994 - 09/1998    Clinical supervisor (P/T)

                              New Hope Guild Center for Disturbed Children Inc.

                              64-54 Booth St. Rego Park, NY

Clinical supervision of doctoral students and staff psychotherapist.

10/1996 - 09/1998    Senior Psychologist (F/T)

                              Woodhull Medical & Mental Health Center

                              Child Crisis Intervention unit

                              760 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY

Crisis intervention and short-term treatment of children, adolescents and families. Mobile Crisis Units' child expert. Clinical supervision of doctoral students.

10/1995 - 09/1996    Assistant Psychologist (F/T)

                             Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services (JBFCS)

                             120 West 57th St. New York, NY

Diagnostic assessments, psychological testing; group therapy. Clinical consultations. Individual psychotherapy and family therapy with children adolescents and adults.

 09/1993 - 08/1994   Psychology Doctoral intern (F/T)

                            Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services

                           120 West 57th St. New York, NY

Psychological assessments and diagnostic evaluations. Individual & group psychotherapy in a therapeutic nursery. Individual psychotherapy with children, adolescents and adults. Family therapy, group therapy.

09/1990 - 08/1993     Psychotherapist/Psychological Testing (P/T)

                               New Hope Guild Center for Disturbed Children Inc.

                               971 Jerome St. Brooklyn, NY

Psychological testing, school consultations and diagnostic evaluations. Assessment and psychotherapy: children, adolescents, families and adults.

09/1987 - 06/1989    Clinical Social Worker (F/T)

                              The Netanya Municipality Welfare Department, Netanya, Israel

Individual psychotherapy and family therapy with the city's blind and invalid population.

 

Professional affiliations:

American Association of Online Psychotherapists (Founder, 1999)

International Society for Mental Health Online (President, 2003; Board, 2002-2006)

 

Publications

EthicsCode.com- Guidelines for healthcare delivery online (www.EthicsCode.com, 1999).

Online Counseling- A Handbook for Mental Health Professionals (2004).

Online Counseling- A Handbook for Mental Health Professionals, 2nd Edition (2010).