Dr. Norman Goldwasser - Trauma-Focused Psychologist

Norman Goldwasser

As a licensed psychologist and clinical director of Horizon Psychological Services, Dr. Norman Goldwasser oversees a team of professionals in providing a broad range of mental health services, including individual and group psychotherapy, psychiatric support, and psychological evaluations. In addition to guiding the practice's clinical services, he also has an active business consulting practice that includes team development, executive coaching, and personnel development and support.

In his personal clinical practice, Dr. Goldwasser’s primary focus is on the healing of trauma, He helps patients to understand and process the ways in which painful or frightening events continue to impact present functioning. Dr. Goldwasser works with individuals whose trauma histories have led to addictions, anxiety, and mood disorders, as well as difficulties in relationships. He stands out as an experienced practitioner of EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), an innovative psychotherapeutic treatment methodology designed to relieve continuing psychological distress from trauma. With well over 20 years of clinical experience utilizing EMDR, Dr. Goldwasser incorporates this technique into a holistic approach, routinely collaborating with a team of other alternative healing professionals and clinical specialists to ensure comprehensive care.

Dr Goldwasser is also an assertive, solution-focused marital therapist, who has been trained in the Gottman method, as well as Imago therapy. He also has extensive experience in the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorders, adult and adolescent ADHD, sex addiction and substance abuse, sexual issues, personality disorders, especially narcissism, and depression.

Known worldwide for his work with trauma, Dr. Goldwasser has spoken at professional and public events across the world. He has been an invited speaker in Australia, South Africa, Hong Kong and Israel, and throughout North America, where he has presented on a wide range of topics, especially on child sexual abuse and long term effects of this type of trauma.

Dr. Goldwasser has offices in Miami Beach and Boca Raton, Florida, and works remotely with patients from around the world.