Joe Bavonese

RO, NOR, AA Ext. 120

Joe Bavonese, Ph.D.

JOE BAVONESE, Ph.D. Co-Director and Co-Founder; Psychotherapist, and Workshop Leader. Joe has a PhD in Clinical Psychology and is a Fully Licensed Psychologist. He has worked as a Research Psychologist and Consultant for General Motors for eight years and was the Clinical Director of Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services for Medical Center Psychiatric Associates for four years. He has worked as an Adjunct Professor for the Graduate College of the Union Institute, a Field Faculty Advisor for the Graduate Program at Norwich University. Joe is a member of the American Psychological Association. Joe has taught Psychology classes at the undergraduate level and has given numerous workshops on relationship issues, self-esteem, stress management, weight loss, and the practices of psychotherapy and hypnotherapy. Joe’s work with relationship issues has been featured in TIME magazine, the New York Post, the Detroit News, the Detroit Free Press, WXYZ-TV (ABC Detroit affiliate), WDIV-TV (NBC Detroit affiliate), and WJR-AM radio, among other places.

At the Relationship Institute, Joe works with individuals and couples on relationship issues; men’s issues; depression; anxiety; EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique); Brainspotting and the integration of psychological and spiritual issues in creating a balanced life. Joe works in our Royal Oak, Northville and Ann Arbor offices. Joe was born in Wayne, New Jersey and has practiced psychotherapy in San Francisco, California; Berkeley, California; Royal Oak, Michigan; Northville, Michigan and Ann Arbor, Michigan.

You can contact Dr. Bavonese by phone at 248 546 0407 or by email at: