Anthony W. Tanona, Psy.D.
Anthony W. Tanona, Psy.D. is one of the founders and Executive Director of Turning Point Mental Health Center. Dr. Tanona is a Psychologist who specializes in Child and Adult Psychology, Adolescent issues, and Psychological Evaluations. He provides Individual, Family, and Couples Therapy, in addition to Psychological Testing, to children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Tanona predominately uses cognitive behavioral therapy and has significant experience with the treatment of ADHD, depression, anxiety, coping with divorce, oppositional and defiant behaviors, and anger management. He works to help improve problematic symptoms, enhance interpersonal relationships, and decrease disruptive behaviors and conflict.
Dr. Tanona has been a therapist in private practice for over fifteen years and was previously the Clinical Coordinator of the Residential Intensive Treatment Services (R.I.T.S.) Program at Citrus Health Network. In recognition of his commitment to the community and the field of Psychology, he was awarded the 2010 Early Contributions to Psychology Award from the Florida Psychological Association and the 2002 Young Clinician Award by the Broward County Chapter of the Florida Psychological Association.
Dr. Tanona has lived and worked in South Florida for over 20 years and has taken an active role in the community. He is also the Director of Delta Psychological Group, has volunteered in local organizations, including the Plantation Police Department and Covenant House. Dr. Tanona has served as the Membership Chairman and the Early Career Psychology Representative for the Florida Psychological Association along with being a member of the American Psychological Association. He was an adjunct professor at Nova Southeastern University and has presented at the National APA Convention and the Statewide FPA Convention. Dr. Tanona completed his undergraduate education at Michigan State University and earned his doctorate of psychology from Nova Southeastern University.