About Dr. Bruce Eimer


Dr. Eimer has been a practicing clinical psychologist for over 37 years. He has worked in outpatient and inpatient settings. He is a licensed psychologist in Florida and New Jersey, and a Board Certified Diplomate with the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) in Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology. He is in full time private practice in Lake Worth and Delray Beach, Florida, and the owner of Bruce Eimer, Ph.D., LLC www.BruceEimer.com.  Dr. Eimer’s practice focuses on the treatment of people with chronic pain, anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Dr. Eimer is a Fellow with the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis and the American Psychological Association (APA) through Division 30, the Society of Psychological Hypnosis.  He is a Fellow and Certified Hypnosis Instructor with the International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association (IMDHA) and the founder and owner of Palm Beach Hypnosis, a IMDHA certified hypnosis school.  www.PalmBeachHypnosis.net

Dr. Eimer has authored or edited nine books, published over 100 scientific articles or manuscripts, authored eight book chapters, and delivered more than 50 professional presentations or workshops. He has written extensively about the fundamentals and varied applications of Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapies and Hypnosis, and about how hypnosis can be used for pain management, smoking cessation, and weight control. His 2012 article Inadvertent adverse consequences of clinical and forensic hypnosis: Minimizing the risks, published in the July 2012 issue of the American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis is a “must read”.  In 2010, Dr. Eimer earned the William Kroger Award for Best Paper on Hypnosis, Health, and Behavioral Medicine, bestowed by the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis.

In addition to making important contributions to the fields of psychotherapy and hypnosis, Dr. Eimer has also served the broader psychological community through workshops, book reviews, and services on various organizational committees.

Bruce Eimer, Ph.D., LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association as a provider of CE courses to psychologists. Bruce Eimer, Ph.D., LLC maintains responsibility for their programs.

Dr. Bruce Eimer’s curriculum vitae