David Woodsfellow

David Woodsfellow

David Woodsfellow, PhD, is the Founders and Director of the Woodsfellow Institute for Couples in Atlanta, Georgia. The Woodsfellow Institute is dedicated to couples who want to enjoy life together, and therapists who want to learn more about couples therapy. Dr. Woodsfellow has been training therapists to do couples therapy for fifteen years. Over 1,200 therapists have taken his couples therapy workshops, and over 200 therapists have taken his intensive sessions of months-long, small-group trainings.

The Woodsfellow Institute for Couples Therapy is an Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American Psychological Association, the Georgia Psychological Association, the Georgia Association of Marital and Family Therapists, and the Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia.

As a Licensed Psychologist, Dr. Woodsfellow has worked exclusively with couples for twenty-five years, doing over 25,000 hours of couples therapy. David has helped over 1,500 couples rebuild happier lives together. A Fellow of the Georgia Psychological Association and Member of the Georgia Psychological Association David has Master Certification in Relational Empowerment Therapy. He is also a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist and a Certified Mars/Venus Counselor.

David received his BA magna cum laude from Harvard College and his MA in Counseling Psychology from the University of California Santa Barbara. His PhD in clinical psychology was from Georgia State University and he did his clinical psychology internship at the Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine.

David and his wife, Deborah, live in Atlanta, Georgia. David is an avid cyclist who rode his recumbent trike across the United States in 2017. David has one son, and two granddaughters.

Articles approved by David Woodsfellow

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Why We Stay With People Who Are Bad for Us

Have you ever tried to fix an old relationship during your current one?