- Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, New School for Social Research in New York City
Dr. Witt has had a broad and extensive training and career in clinical psychology, with a practice in Santa Barbara devoted to work with children, adolescents, and young adults with learning, medical, or neurological concerns. Areas of specialty include both neuropsychological and psychological evaluation, as well as psychotherapy and behavioral interventions. His training included a clinical psychology PHD from the New School for Social Research in New York City then completed an internship and fellowship at St. Vincent’s Hospital of New York, and a behavioral medicine and neuropsychology residency at Miami Children’s Hospital. Since moving to Santa Barbara 25 years ago, he has held clinical staff positions at UCLA and both the Cottage Rehabilitation Institute and UCSB Hosford Clinic, where he supervises students in psychological assessment. Dr. Witt is a past-president of the Santa Barbara County Psychological Association. In addition, he has been a consultant for many community organizations, schools, and physicians in the community.