Professional Credentials

Robert E. Matefy, Ph.D.

  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Connecticut.
  • Graduate of State University of New York at Albany with a Ph.D. in clinical psychology.  
  • For 18 years, a professor of psychology at the University of Bridgeport
  • Co-director of the University of Bridgeport Marriage and Family Therapy Program.
  • Author of numerous psychological articles and research studies published in professional journals and presented at national and international conferences as well as author of newspaper articles for the general public.
  • Diplomate in Clinical Psychology certified by the American Board for Professional Psychology.   
  • Member of the American Psychological Association and Connecticut Psychological Association.

Harry Adamakos, Ph.D.

  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island
  • Graduate of Bowling Green State University
  • Consulting Psychologist in various agencies in Fairfield County
  • Far-reaching experience with children, adolescents, adults
  • Individual and Family Therapy
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Member of the American Psychological Association and Connecticut Psychological Association  

Laura E. Matefy, Ph.D.

  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Connecticut
  • Graduated of Fairleigh Dickinson University with a doctorate in clinical psychology.
  • Extensive research and work experience with children, adolescents and young/emerging adults.
  • Trained at Mid-Fairfield Child Guidance Center, Astor Home for Children, Jamaica Medical Center Behavioral Health Department and Rockland Children's Psychiatric Center. 
  • Member of the American Psychological Association and International Association for Cognitive Psychotherapy.

Carol P. Bloch, LCSW

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Connecticut
  • Graduate of New York University School of Social Work
  • School Social Worker, Fairfield, and Easton Public Schools
  • Extensive experience providing individual, marital and Family psychotherapy for children, adolescents and adults
  • Member of the National Association of Social Workers


Christine Olson, LCSW

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Connecticut
  • Graduate of New York University School of Social Work
  • Extensive experience working with children, adolescents and adults
  • Member of the Connecticut Association of School Social Workers and National Association of Social Workers