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George  Royal, PhD

George Royal, PhD

Psychologist

George Royal, PhD Biography and Info

George Royal, PhD, is a licensed psychologist, trained in clinical and health psychology. He is currently the Chief of Psychology at Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville and president of the Northeast Florida Chapter of the Florida Psychological Association. His areas of interest include:

  • Medical Issues and Fears
  • Health Promotion and Cancer Survivorship
  • Self-Esteem Issues
  • End of Life Issues and Grief Counseling
  • Pain, Fatigue, Appetite, and Sleep Problems
  • Adjustment to Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Depression, Anxiety and Stress Management
  • Family, Children and Marital Issues

From the Doctor

I specialize in working with hematology and oncology patients and help them cope with both the physical and emotional issues related to their diagnosis and treatment of medical problems such as cancer. I serve as a full-time resource available to you and your family at the time of a cancer diagnosis, during treatment and upon completion of medical treatment.

Titles

  • Chief of Psychology

Specialties

  • PsychologistFlorida Board of Psychology

Languages

  • English

Legal Practice Name

  • Baptist Behavioral Health

Ages Treated

  • Adolescent
  • Teen
  • Adult
  • Senior

Additional Information

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Arts

    University of Virginia - Charlottesville , VA

    1974 – 1978


  • MA in Clinical Psychology

    University of Alabama/Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa , AL

    1980 – 1984


  • Doctor of Philosophy

    University of Alabama/Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa , AL

    1980 – 1991


  • Internship

    University of Florida - Gainesville , FL

    1990 – 1991


  • Residency

    University of Florida - Gainesville , FL

    1991 – 1992