Meet Dr. Robert A. Kutner...
Dr. Robert Kutner, a native of Florida, has 31 years of experience as a licensed and board-certified psychologist. Dr. Kutner graduated with honors from the University of Florida with a bachelors degree in psychology. He then achieved a masters degree with high honors in Applied Behavior Analysis/Psychology from the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California. Dr. Kutner's APA-accredited doctoral degree with distinction (Psy.D.) in clinical and forensic psychology is from the Miami Institute of Psychology (renamed Carlos Albizu University). Dr. Kutner also completed an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship in the Counseling and Human Development Center at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina and a post-doctoral residency at Neuropsychiatry Associates in Montgomery, Alabama.
Dr. Kutner has worked in a variety of public and private settings including private practice, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, correctional institutions, an inpatient psychiatric hospital for adolescents, and as a staff psychologist at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dr. Kutner currently works full-time at Desert Regional Center, a State of Nevada healthcare agency doing psychological assessments for intellectually and developmentally disabled individuals. Dr. Kutner also supervises staff and interns/trainees at several local behavioral health agencies. Dr. Kutner is fully licensed as a psychologist in Nevada and Florida. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Psychology at the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) teaching undergraduate psychology courses. Dr. Kutner is also Board Certified in Child/Adolescent Psychology and Neuropsychology by the International College of Professional Psychology. Dr. Kutner is also Board Certified in Forensic Psychology.
Dr. Kutner and his staff are interactive and solution-focused. Using evidence-based interventions, they assists clients in understanding their current difficulties and then supporting clients in making needed changes to improve their lives. Although psychotherapy may initially be uncomfortable, Dr. Kutner and his staff will provide the necessary emotional support and feedback needed to help clients attain the personal growth and development they desire. At this time, Dr. Kutner is primarily doing neuropsychological and psychoeducational evaluations. The office practices COVID-19 safety precautions (i.e., masks, hand sanitizer, and wipes). Sessions can be held via Zoom or telephone calls, if desired.