OUR CLINICIANS

ScottBloszinsky2.JPG

Scott J. Bloszinsky, Psy.D., ABPP

Clinical Psychology

Dr. Bloszinsky recieved his B.A in Psychology from Rider University, M.A in Counseling Psychology from Boston College, and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Hartford.  He completed a pre-doctoral internship at Hutchings Psychiatric Center in Syracuse, NY, completed his post-doctoral work at Binghamton Psychiatric Center, and became licensed as a Psychologist in Pennsylvania in 2002.  Dr. Bloszinsky is Board Certified in Clinical Psychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP).  He has been working as a Clinical Psychologist for Psychology Associates of Bethlehem since 2001.  Dr. Bloszinsky conducts psychotherapy, psychological testing, and personality evaluations with individuals of all ages presenting with a variety of concerns and issues.  He has also received training in trauma-based programs for sexual and physical abuse victims.  Dr. Bloszinsky's clinical interests include personality assessment, trauma and abuse issues, and professional training/supervision. 

Jennifer L. Brisbane, Psy.D.

Clinical Psychology

Dr. Brisbane is a licensed psychologist in Pennsylvania. She graduated from the University of Scranton with her B.S. in Psychology. She received her M.A. and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. As part of her doctoral training, she gained experience providing psychological testing and psychotherapy with children, adolescents, and adults in predominantly outpatient settings. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at Worcester Youth Guidance Center in Worcester, MA where she conducted psychotherapy utilizing cognitive-behavioral and family systems approaches to treat a wide range of behavioral disorders, mood disorders, and anxiety disorders. Prior to joining Psychology Associates of Bethlehem, P.C. in 2017, Dr. Brisbane worked in the outpatient psychology department at an integrated healthcare facility where she conducted comprehensive psychological and neuropsychological testing with children, adolescents, and adults to clarify diagnoses and provide individualized recommendations to optimize emotional and behavioral functioning. Currently, Dr. Brisbane conducts psychotherapy with primarily adolescents and adults. Her clinical interests include: anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, as well as trauma and stressor related disorders. Additionally, Dr. Brisbane is an affiliated staff member with St. Luke’s University Health Network where she provides behavioral health consultation services and supervises graduate level psychology students.

David R. Funk, Ph.D.

Clinical Geropsychology

Dr. Funk is a licensed Psychologist who received his M.A. in Clinical Psychology and his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Temple University.  He has been with Psychology Associates of Bethlehem since 2000, specializing as a Clinical Geropsychologist.  Previously, Dr. Funk worked with Magellan Behavioral Health as a Case Manager III.  He also worked at the Philadelphia Geriatric Center as a Geropsychologist for over eighteen years.  He has conducted original research in learning and memory and also in cultural differences in the expression of depression in elderly nursing home residents.

Jenna L. Jebitsch, Psy.D.

Clinical Psychology

Dr. Jebitsch received her B.A. in Psychology from Millersville University of Pennsylvania, M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Springfield College, and M.S. and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.  She completed her post-doctoral residency at Psychology Associates of Bethlehem, P.C., with a focus on Health Psychology. Prior clinical training includes: pre-doctoral internship at the Child and Family Institute at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City, working with children, adolescents, and their families in outpatient therapy, and in school-based addiction and mental health programs; rehabilitation and neuropsychology with a focus on the evaluation and treatment of individuals who have experienced traumatic brain injury; various positions related to child and adolescent therapy. Dr. Jebitsch is a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Pennsylvania. Her clinical interests include rehabilitation psychology, child and adolescent mental health, cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, health psychology and psychological treatment of medical issues, spirituality, sports psychology, and cultural diversity.

JoanneRegina2.jpg

Joanne M. Regina, Ph.D.

Clinical & Neuropsychology

As CEO for Psychology Associates of Bethlehem, P.C., Dr. Regina established and manages a Corporate Compliance Program for the practice which insures quality standards are met and maintained for all providers and services.  Dr. Regina is a licensed Psychologist and also serves as Director of Psychology Services for St. Luke's Hospital.  She has taught courses in Ethics & Professional Issues, Psychological Testing, and General Psychology for nearly twenty years and is currently an Adjunct Faculty at Lehigh University and Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Graduate Psychology Program.  Dr. Regina founded Psychology Associates of Bethlehem's Graduate Training Program in 1992, which continues to provide Practicum, Internship, and Fellowship opportunities for students enrolled in accredited universities.  A Fellowship trained Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Regina specializes in the area of Health Psychology with persons of all ages.  She has numerous publications and presentations on the applications of Psychology to health care and organizational settings.  Her clinical interests and specializations include neuropsychological assessment, learning styles, and parent education training.

John LAguna 3.jpg

John N. Laguna, Ph.D.

Clinical Geropsychology

Dr. Laguna received his M. Phil and his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Graduate School of the City University of New York.  He completed his clinical pre-doctoral internship training at Gouverneur Hospital in New York City.  During his career Dr. Laguna has worked both as an Administrator and a Clinician in community mental health, behavior medicine, and general hospital settings.  He is a trained Wellness Coach who is interested in the interface between health and mental health, especially in the areas of Smoking Cessation and Stress Management.  Throughout his career, Dr. Laguna has focused on the Older Adult population in long term care, assisted living, and independent living facilities, and is currently certified as an Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias Treatment Specialist.  He is licensed in Pennsylvania and New York.

Christine L headshot.JPG

Christine Jan Lynch, MS, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Christine Jan Lynch, MS, LPC, NCC Licensed Professional Counselor Christine Is a Pennsylvania Licensed Professional Counselor and a National Certified Counselor who works collaboratively with older adolescents and adults to provide strength-based individual, couples, and family therapy. She obtained her BS in Human Behavior and Development from Drexel University and her MS in Professional Counseling from Carlow University. A Certified Trauma Professional and a graduate of the Pittsburgh Gestalt Institute, Christine also has specialized training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Preferring an integrative approach to therapy and always looking to increase and improve her skills, Christine is currently enrolled in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) intensive training. Holding an additional master’s degree in landscape architecture, Christine has a specialized interest in ecological psychology and particularly in the therapeutic effects of the natural and built environment. She also has a special interest in women’s issues. Christine has worked in community mental health counseling centers and has provided advocacy and service coordination for children/adolescents and their families who require mental health treatment

download.png

Tania A. Scriff, MA, LPC

Adolescent and Adult, Addictions, and Co-Occurring Treatment

Tania Scriff is a Pennsylvania Licensed Professional Counselor.  She has a Master's degree in Counseling Psychology from Boston College and is also a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC).  Tania's experience includes dual diagnosis populations in Partial Hospitalization, Intensive Outpatient, and Outpatient settings.  She has developed an eclectic approach over the past 18 years and treats diverse issues including mood disorders, anxiety, depression, co-occurring disorders, trauma, parenting, and addictions.  She conducts therapy with teens, adults, women, couples, and families.  She enjoys exploring client strengths and barriers to growth as they move through the process of building lasting changes.

download.png

Tara L. Scheifley, MS, LPC

Adult Therapy

Bio coming soon

TomSugalski4.jpg

Thomas D. Sugalski, Ph.D.

Clinical & Neuropsychology

Dr. Sugalski is a psychologist and clinical neuropsychologist treating children, adolescents, and adults.  He has particular interests in neurodevelopmental disorders and disorders of aging, and research interests in the role of frontal lobes in executive functioning and attention and concentration.  Dr. Sugalski is on the Affiliated Staff in the Department of Behavioral Medicine at St. Luke's Hospital, and Provides consultations to physicians and psychiatrists on neuropsychological and psychological cases.  He has been an Adjunct Professor at several universities and is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at Temple University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry.  He has also been an invited speaker at industry groups and a consultant to several organizations.  He offers continuing education to physicians, psychologists, and health care professionals on topics including Alzheimer's Disease, FrontoTemporal Dementia, Lewy Body Dementia, Vascular Dementia, Parkinson's Dementia, Post-Stroke Depression, and Psychological Assessments for Bariatric and Pain Patients.  He has conducted forensic evaluations for capacity to make decisions.  Dr. Sugalski published an article entitled "Utilizing Neuropsychological Testing to Inform ADHD Diagnosis and Treatment."

ChristinaVocaturo2.jpg

Christina M. Vocaturo, LCSW

Adolescent, Adult, Older Adult, Couples and Family Therapy

Christina Vocaturo is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.  She received her MSW from Marywood University and her BA in psychology from Susquehanna University.  Her experience providing psychotherapy includes working with individuals, couples, and families.  She has worked extensively with adolescents, adults, and older adults in a variety of settings, including inpatient and partial hospitalization programs.  In addition, she has worked as a hospice social worker, and has proficiency working with grief, loss, and bereavement as well as with anticipatory or complicated grief.  Her clinical interests also include working with those affected by developmental trauma and abuse, mood and anxiety disorders, health-related issues, and concerns related to sexual identity.

© 2020 by Psychology Associates of Bethlehem.