Title: Counseling Psychologist

Education/Degrees: Psy.D., ABPP

Pronouns: He/Him

Bio: Dr. Sohnle loves working with students at CAPS where he has served in multiple roles including CAPS Director. He is board certified in clinical psychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology and serves as an examiner for certification candidates. He is listed on the National Register of Health Service Psychologists and is a certified cognitive therapist through the Academy of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies. He serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor for Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and supervises doctoral interns at CAPS. He has presented symposia at national conferences and has authored or co-authored numerous articles and book chapters. He co-authored the book Trauma Among Older People: Issues and Treatment published by Routledge.

Dr. Sohnle was the principal investigator for the COPSA Institute for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders at Rutgers University Behavioral Healthcare (UBHC) where he also oversaw clinics serving clients with severe and persistent mental illness, substance use programs including Specialized Addictions Treatment Services in New Brunswick and the Adult Substance Abuse Program (ASAP) in the Middlesex County Jail. He conducted neuropsychological assessments at the COPSA Institute and the Samuel L. Baily Huntington’s Disease Family Services Center and has engaged in clinical trials research. He maintains an active private practice in clinical psychology.

Clinical Interests: A former music major, Dr. Sohnle particularly enjoys working with students of the arts. He also has a special interest in supporting students who are dealing with medical issues.