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Dr. Daniel Sternberg

Clinical Psychology
Ashland, OR
50 years experience male

Locations

Daniel P. Sternberg, Ph.D., LLC

Ashland, OR

Address

P.O. Box 518, Ashland, OR
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My office hours

Wednesday: 11am - 6:00pm
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About

Bio

My primary focus is on using rapid release and skill development tools so that you can experience a more whole and healthy life, without the need for lengthy and expensive therapy. My 40+ year career as a clinical psychologist includes extensive experience in the areas of performance enhancement, trauma, stress management, anxiety and depression reduction, pain management, crisis resolution and PTSD. I believe that within every person exists the ability to heal and evolve to their greatest potential.

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Clinical Psychology

Licenses

United States: Utah

Doctor Q&A

132 Answers
34 Agrees
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Can still be treated: Researchers state that a combination of genetic and environmental factors play a role in the development of schizophrenia. If this is a question that ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Psychopathy genetic?: Psychopathy is is traditionally defined as a personality disorder characterized by enduring antisocial behavior, diminished empathy and remorse, and d... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Alcohol abuse: When a person starts to lose control of his or her drinking, and develops other symptoms related to alcoholism. Here's a link that can help to see ot... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Evaluate Medications: It would be good to have an evaluation by a psychiatrist to recheck your medications first. You might also want to consult a psychologist after you f... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Anxiety: Have a consultation with your doctor to see if there's a medical condition underlying the anxiety. Then have a psychiatric consultation to get more di... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Teenage Drinking.: That's an interesting question? Bravo for asking. Is this for a teenager you know, or when you were a teenager? What do you mean by "advantages"? Sin... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Anxiety Symptoms: It could be a symptom of anxiety. However, you should consult with your physician first, so that you don't ignore a possible medical problem. It's n... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Libido increasing: When who hits their 40's? Men? Women? Please be more specific with your question.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Personality Disorder: Difficulty question to ask, much less to answer. Research indicates that folks with this disorder are more resistant to changing for a variety of reas... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Panic attacks: The answer the the question, "will she have more?" goes back to the fact that she already had one. She needs to be assessed by a professional, such as... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Cymbalta (duloxetine): It would be best if you asked the doctor who prescribed this medication to you for an answer to your question. The doctor should go over your concerns... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Personality disorder: That would be best to ask a doctor or psychiatrist who is prescribing haldol--a discussion of what the Haldol (haloperidol) is being used to treat wou... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Anxiety and brain: There isn't a part of the brain that causes anxiety disorders. When one gets anxious, the limbic system is activated, and may lose contact with the pr... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Anxiety Treatment.: It would depend upon your general practitioner. I think a general practitioner would do an exam and see if there's a medical problem underlying the a... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Social phobia, work: Antisocial and social phobia (social anxiety) could be two different things. If someone is suffering from debilitating psychological/emotional problem... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Medical checkup: This is not a yes or a no. Masturbation could contribute to ejaculation more quickly, but not necessarily make premature ejaculation more likely. Pr... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Sex addicition.: Talk to a counselor who specializes in treatment of sex addiction. There is good help available. No one has to live with shame or fear about such iss... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Body Types: You seem to know some answers here. What is it you are asking--can you be more specific?
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Additional healing: As with anything else, it depends upon what condition one is wishing to heal. Reiki treats the whole person including body, emotions, mind and spirit ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Accidental overdose: Get help immediately! go to an instacare or possibly an emergency room if you feel other things are getting out of control. If you overdosed on a pres... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Anxiety attacks: You need to assess what is causing these attacks, and if there might be a medical reason behind them (check out this link: http://www.Webmd.Com/anxiet... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Yes, very well: It most certainly does. It helps the person quickly identify and move through those things that are causing the anxiety on an ongoing basis. And, it... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Heart attack, stress: Good question. There's a lot of research that shows how high levels of stress can be a contributor to heart problems. It would be good to have a medi... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
SAD, depression: Consult with a psychiatrist or mental health professional to make sure that's what you have, unless they diagnosed it. They might have additional... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Genetic disorders: It would help if you would be specific about what your genetic disorder is.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Increasing Libido.: The first thing i would suggest is to talk with your family physician to see if there's any medical problem underlying the zero libido. If no medical ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Anxiety and learning: Anxiety can cause social isolation and fear to engage and social interactions, which affects development of good social skills. It would be good to co... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Alcoholism--choice?: Alcoholism is an addiction, which means that the only choice one has is to get treatment to stop the drinking, and then to prevent further use of alco... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
OCD and suppression: People suffering from obsessive compulsive disorder are usually very frightened of experiencing their anxiety, or things that may create anxiety for t... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Adjustment disorder?: An adjustment disorder occurs when unable to adjust to or cope with a particular stressor, like a major life event. Among the psychological diagnoses,... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Depression relapse: The first thing i would do is ask the person. I would also observe for the symptoms of depression: feeling sad, "empty, " hopeless, irritable, anxious... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
No easy answer: That all depends on how long you've been smoking, how much you smoke each day, which ways you've attempted to quit smoking, and how many previous atte... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Heart attack: First, talk to your doctor to see if you have the risk factors involved with a possible heart attack. Go over your diet and exercise as well. Talk wit... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Eating disorder?: Set up an appointment with a mental health professional after you consult with your family doctor. Eating disorders affect your body, as well as your ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Bipolar Disorder.: There are three types of bipolar disorder: bipolar 1 disorder, bipolar 2 disorder, and cyclothymic disorder. Does that answer your question, or is th... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Sexual abuse: I would suggest that you seek out counseling with a mental health practitioner who specializes in treatment of trauma and abuse. Sexual abuse affects ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Dementia and CBT: Can you give more information about the worry you have about dementia, and what 29 in your question means? The onset of dementia is 65 or older (with ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Borderline: I would suggest that you begin with a consultation with a psychiatrist, and then go from there. Help is available!
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Genetic Disorder: Which genetic disorder is this one? Can you be more specific?
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Ignore: Do increase your ability to relax. Don't buy into the belief that your thoughts are always true.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Personality disorder: There is that possibility. Best thing to do is have a consultation visit with a psychiatrist for more education and treatment options, if you wish to ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Flutter in Chest: If you have not recently had a physical, you might want to talk to your family doctor first. If physical causes are ruled out, you might want to consi... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Autonomic Dysfunctio: You might want to have a complete physical with your family doctor to determine if there is any other condition to what you're identifying as "autonom... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Health and stress: The well known--diet, exercise, and stress reduction. It is so important to learn how to manage our emotions, which are most related to stress, which ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Suicide prevention: There are 24 hour hot lines to call--they'll stay on the phone and help find out what's going on, what's precipitated the crisis, what the alternative... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Heart Attack: If you even have the slightest suspicion that you've had a heart attack, or are having the symptoms now, don't wait--call your doctor or 911 now, or g... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
New Onset Anxiety: Hi, I would suggest that you might have a psychiatric consultation for the patient to further assess the patient's psychiatric status and determine if... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Bulimia Nervosa: These links might help: http://www.Mayoclinic.Org/diseases-conditions/bulimia/basics/definition/con-20033050, http://www.Nimh.Nih.Gov/health/topics/ea... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Ignore: Get professional help if you are in withdrawal. Don't do it on your own.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
Clinical Psychology 50 years experience
Depression/psychosis: By doing a psychological and/or psychiatric assessment, which includes an interview of current symptoms and relevant past history.

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Jul 20, 2014
Dr Sternberg has consistently shown thoughtful and useful advice to patients in his interactions. He is an expert in his field. I highly recommend him !
Mar 29, 2014
I'm so happy to read his answers. They are so very helpful in many ways. Part of why HealthTap is great!
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Sep 4, 2014
Dr Daniel answered my very personal question efficiently and hes sincere which is good.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! I'm very jumpy and my anxiety is at an all time high, and I needed to read this today. Thank you.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! The best answer and advice!!! Ill definetly try it thanks a lot
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) hi the cymbalta is a Godsend Dr but I talked my shrink into it

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Utah
MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Medford Region - Summer
2014
Thought Leader Doctor, First Place, Medford Region - Summer
2014
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