Dr Raymond Chip Tafrate - PhD
Raymond Chip Tafrate, Ph.D. is a licensed Psychologist in Connecticut and New York and Professor and Chairperson of the Criminology and Criminal Justice Department at Central Connecticut State University.
He frequently consults with state Criminal Justice agencies in the development of cognitive-behavioral programs for adolescents and adults with difficult-to-change problems such as alcohol and drug dependence, intimate partner violence, anger, and persistent criminal behavior.
He is also a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers, a Fellow and Supervisor of the Albert Ellis Institute, and has many years of experience providing clinical services in outpatient settings.
His works on strategies for engaging, assessing, and treating clients with anger problems have been published in scientific journals, books and demonstration DVDs for practitioners, and have been presented throughout North America, Europe, and Australia.
Among his most recent projects are:
His training courses emphasize active involvement in creative learning activities that build proficiency and confidence so that participants can apply new skills in their own settings.