Academic Summary

  • Psy.D., Nova Southeastern University, Summa Cum Laude; 2001
  • M.S., Nova Southeastern University, Summa Cum Laude; 1996
  • B.S., The College of New Jersey, Magna Cum Laude; 1991

Professional Experience

  • DD Psychology: Licensed psychologist
  • Harvard Medical School: Assisted reproduction, adoption, and parenting; 2007-2010
  • Mind Body Infertility: Professional training program with Alice Domar, Ph.D.; 2006
  • Weston Psychological Associates: Licensed psychologist; 2003-2006
  • Center of Psychological Effectiveness: Resident/licensed psychologist; 2001-2003
  • Broward General Medical Center: Psychology intern; 1999-2000
  • Florida Atlantic University Student Counseling Center; 1997-1998
  • Nova Community Mental Health Center; 1996-1997

Professional Affiliations and Awards

  • American Psychological Association
  • Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy
  • Florida/Broward Psychological Association
  • ASRM: American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • Resolve: The National Infertility Association
  • National Register: National Health Service Provider in Psychology
  • Outstanding Service Award: Broward County Psychological Association
  • Kappa Delta Pi: Educational Honor Society
  • Phi Kappa Phi: National Honor Society
  • Psi Chi: Psychology Honor Society
  • First place award for college news writing from the New Jersey Press Association

Publications and Research

  • Gonzalez, E. A, Pimentel, C., Soffer, A., Natale, R.A., Duffin-Ibrahim, D.M. (1999)
    A new look at mitral valve prolapse. MD News, 11, 20.
  • Broward General Medical Center: Research on the incidence of PTSD in children suffering from head injury. Interviewed and assessed inpatient children with open and closed head injuries.
  • Center of Psychological Effectiveness: Research on infertility issues.
  • Poster presentation at the 31st Annual Convention for the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy.
  • Team Therapy Approach: Psychologist and Genetic Counselor Facilitating Reproductive Decision-Making.

Community Outreach

  • Borders Bookstore: Lecture on pregnancy, postpartum, and becoming a parent
  • Broward Mall: Lecture on finding inner peace and happiness
  • Broward General Medical Center: National Anxiety and Depression Day
  • Women In Distress: Crisis line counselor
  • Friendship Day Program: Mentor for special needs children

Donna Duffin, Psy.D.
9720 Stirling Road
Suite 107 C
Cooper City, FL 33024

Phone: 954-551-5678 | Fax: 954-434-9036