Education & Certification

Licensed In

Graduated From
Boston University (1974)

National Register Member Since

Joel Perlmutter, PhD

I am a licensed psychologist, credentialed as a health service psychologist by the National Register of Health Service Psychologists, a nonprofit organization established in 1974. The National Register credential signifies adherence to the highest standards of professional practice. I provide psychological assessment and treatment along with other preventive and consultative services. For more information on my areas of expertise, ages served, and other practice details, please see below. For more information on the National Register, see Thanks for visiting my profile page!

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
  • Family Therapy (e.g., parent-child problems, divorce with kids, family illness)

Ages Served

  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)

Treatment Modalities

  • Existential/Humanistic/Interpersonal


    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists

Insurance Plans

  • Medicare
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Aetna
  • United Behavioral Health
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Cigna

Contact Information

Primary Contact

158 Main Street
Suite 12
Putnam, CT 06260-1932
P: 860-928-6619 (Office)