Dr. Buffone is currently serving as a consulting and clinical psychologist at D’Arienzo Psychology. He previously led the Family Business Center at the Byron Harless Group, a psychological consulting firm first established in Jacksonville, Florida in 1946. With over 30 years of experience working with family businesses and fortunes, he has become a leading advisor to affluent families on psychological issues associated with wealth.
In addition to his continued work with affluent families, at D’Arienzo Psychology, he conducts:
He is licensed to practice in Florida (PY2086) and is a member in good standing of the Florida Psychological Association, Academy of Family Psychology, American Psychological Association, and holds the advanced credential of Diplomate in Family Psychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology a level of credentialing held by less than five percent of psychologists. His NPI number is 1649332040.
Dr. Buffone is a widely recognized speaker who has delivered numerous keynotes, seminars, and workshops to both lay and professional audiences on a variety of psychological topics. He has broad media exposure through over fifty national radio, television and print interviews and has been cited in Money Magazine, Worth, The Washington Times, CNN Money, The Business Journal, MSN Money, ABC News.com, and CBS MarketWatch, to name a few.
Dr. Gary Buffone has authored over twenty-five articles, book chapters and books including The Myth of Tomorrow: Seven Keys to Living the Life You Want Today (McGraw-Hill, 2002), Transcending Trauma: Assessment, Stabilization and Growth (Professional Press, 2002) and Choking on the Silver Spoon: Keeping Your Kids Healthy, Wealthy and Wise in a Land of Plenty (Simplon Press, 2003). His publications have gained both national and international attention.
As a well respected Jacksonville psychologist and businessperson, Dr. Buffone has served in executive positions on a number of community boards. He is married, has two daughters, and lives with his wife in Jacksonville, Florida.
Dr. Buffone is an independent contractor with D’Arienzo Psychology
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