Education & Certification

Licensed In

Graduated From
University of Southern Mississippi (1997)

National Register Member Since

J. Christopher McGinnis, PhD

McGinnis Behavioral is dedicated to making strong families stronger via high-quality evidence-based and personalized child and family psychology.

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Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Childhood and Adolescent Problems (e.g., ADHD, school/learning problems, social withdrawal, autism, recurrent abdominal pain, aggressive or oppositional behavior)
  • General Psychological Testing (e.g., intelligence, personality, vocational, aptitude, school placement, health)
  • School Psychology (e.g., individualized education planning, placement, conduct problems, advanced placement)
  • Medical Diagnosis Adjustment (e.g., diabetes, cancer, hypertension, weight issues, other chronic illness)

Ages Served

  • Infants (0-2 yrs.)
  • Children (3-12 yrs.)
  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)

Treatment Modalities

  • Behavioral Therapy


  • National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) - Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP)
  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst – Doctoral (BCBA-D)
  • Health Service Provider (HSP)
  • Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP)
  • Founding Member of the Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine

Fee Information/Office Policy

Daily, evening, and weekend hours available.

Insurance Plans

  • Cigna

Health Care Plan Participation

Contact Information

Primary Contact

McGinnis Behavioral
2141 S. Alternate A1A, Suite 330
Jupiter, FL 33477
P: 561-295-4248 (Office)