Dr. Seth Kunen

Clinical Psychology
Baton Rouge, LA
44 years experience male

Locations

Office

Baton Rouge, LA

Address

4919 Jamestown Ave, Baton Rouge, LA
Directions

Fax

(225) 412-3830

About

Bio

Dr. Kunen is a clinical (PsyD) & developmental psychologist (PhD). Dr. Kunen completed a one year internship in substance abuse and severe mental illness at a substance abuse clinic in Missouri, and a he completed a two-year post-doc fellowship in Health Psychology at the U. of Miss. School of Medicine. Dr. Kunen is also licensed as a Medical Psychologist in Louisiana. He is board certified in clinical psychology. Dr. Kunen has extensive experience conducting therapy and psychological evaluations. He has also served as professor of psychology at the University of New Orleans (21 years), and was director of research in the LSU School of Medicine Emergency Residency Program in Baton Rouge and at the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals.

Specialties
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Clinical Psychology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

336 Answers
766 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Seth Kunen
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Get accurate diagnos: Hi, first, get an accurate diagnosis. Many things look like depression, such as hypothyroidism, grief, bipolar, sleep problems, and some types of anxi ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Seth Kunen
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Discuss w/ provider: All antipsychotics used in pregnancy should be viewed in a risk/benefit context. The older FDA ratings placed Geodon in the C category (possible terat ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seth Kunen
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Hypochondriasis: Hypochondriasis, an "illness anxiety disorder," involves obsessive thinking, exaggerated concerns/catastrophizing & compulsive behaviors such as s ... Read More
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Testimonials
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May 11, 2013
I recommend Dr. Kunen. His responses on Health Tap are compassionate, right on target and understandable. He is providing an excellent service to the public on Health Tap.
Jul 22, 2013
Dr. Kunen replies to HealthTap questions in wonderfully kind, insightful, and informative ways. I am happy to recommend him.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Kunen is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! My 22 month old daughter had bad colick as a new born and she has a bad temper dos not do as she is asked and her sleep at nite is bad.
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Wont c dr/coordinator: 3 each in year. No-1 2 talk 2 shrink says work is answer. Work was problem avoided all else since age Lost june '11
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I know. I am not saying he is bad because he is adhd .....I know he just needs tlc...and more reassuring.....redirect him...to do the right

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Wisconsin-Madison (George Wash. U 2000)
Graduated 1976MD

Medical/Graduate school

Alliant U (Psychopharmacology MSCP)
Graduated 2010MD
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