Education & Certification

Licensed In

Graduated From
University of Oregon (1980)

National Register Member Since

David Antonuccio, PhD

Practice areas include specializing in the cognitive behavioral treatment of anxiety, depression, sexual problems, smoking cessation, post-traumatic stress disorder, and sleep disorders.

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Depression and Other Mood Disorders (e.g., bipolar disorder, major depression, bereavement)
  • Medical Diagnosis Adjustment (e.g., diabetes, cancer, hypertension, weight issues, other chronic illness)
  • Anxiety (e.g., generalized anxiety, phobia, panic, obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • PTSD/Traumatic Response (e.g., combat stress, loss, injury, sexual assault)
  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)
  • Forensic Psychology (e.g., mental competency, parent-child custody, legal evaluations, violence or risk assessment)

Ages Served

  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)
  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
  • Children (3-12 yrs.)

Languages Spoken Other Than English

  • Spanish

Treatment Modalities

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Existential/Humanistic/Interpersonal
  • Social Learning
  • Behavioral Therapy


  • American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) - Clinical Psychology
    • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Oregon, 1980
    • M.A. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Oregon, 1979
    • B.A. in Psychology (with honors) and Economics from Stanford University, 1975
    • Nevada Licensed Psychologist since 1982, #PY104
    • Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, 1981 to present
    • The Ira Pauly Award for Outstanding Residency Teaching, U of Nevada, 2011
    • APAHC Bud Ogel Award for Distinguished Achievement in Research, 2006
    • Award for Continual Commitment to the Cessation of Tobacco Usage in the State of Nevada, Nevada Tobacco Prevention Coalition, 2001
    • Psychological Services Award, McReynold’s Foundation, 2000
    • Award of Achievement, Nevada State Psychological Association, 1999
    • Outstanding Psychologist, Nevada State Psychological Association, 1993
    • American Psychological Association, Fellow in Clinical Psychology
    • American Psychological Society, Fellow Over 100 published scientific articles or book chapters, 4 books
    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists

Fee Information/Office Policy

Fee information upon request

Office Hours: 9:00AM-5:00PM

Health Care Plan Participation

Provider for Universal Health Network, Great West, St. Marys, Hometown Health Plan, and Medicare, among others.

Prefer phone contact

Contact Information

Primary Contact

3732 Lakeside Dr #200
Reno, NV 89509
P: 775-329-3393 (Office)
F: 775-827-6233

Secondary Contact

University of Nevada School of Med
5190 Neil Road, Suite 215
Reno, NV 89502
P: 775-784-6388 (Office)
F: 775-827-6233