Dr. Robert Puff Top Ranked Clinical Psychologist in the USA

Dr. Robert Puff, Ph.D., is an internationally recognized clinical psychologist based in Newport Beach who brings a holistic approach to marriage and couples counseling, individual therapy, and family, teenager & child counseling.


For over 30 years, he has been successfully helping clients find greater peace and success in their lives and relationships by using a therapy that addresses the individual’s spiritual, emotional, nutritional, and physical aspects. Dr. Puff has a private practice in Newport Beach, just south of Hoag on PCH, where he can help couples, individuals, families, and organizations in all parts of Orange County and Southern California.


He regularly helps coach people and businesses worldwide via Skype, FaceTime, and phone. He has authored 13 books on various topics, including relationships, anger management, holistic healing, and happiness. His two books, Finding Our Happiness Flow and Anger Work: How to Express Your Anger and Still Be Kind, have made it on the Best Seller list at Amazon.com. His book, How to Live a Positive Life: The Art of Living Well, was a #1 bestseller at iTunes books in the “Self-Improvement” category.


For several years, Dr. Puff was the number one ranked individual on Google search engines in the entire U.S. for the term “clinical psychologist.” The media regularly seek him for his expertise on various mental health issues, and he has been quoted in the media over 1000 times. He co-hosted the weekly T.V. program, The Holistic Success Show, featured on the Discovery Channel’s Fit T.V. for six months.


He also hosts The Happiness Podcast, a podcast focusing on ways for all of us to find happiness, which has been downloaded over 17 million times around the world since its inception. Dr. Puff has been a regular blogger for Psychology Today, with over 2 million reads for years.


A graduate of Northwestern, Princeton, and Fuller graduate schools, with two master’s degrees and a Ph.D., he has taught as an adjunct professor at Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology and worked as a staff psychologist at Trenton Psychiatric Hospital, Sepulveda V.A. Medical Hospital, La Puente Mental Health, and St. Jude’s Medical Hospital.


Dr. Puff also consults with businesses and nonprofits on various topics, including personal and work relationships, depression, career success and happiness, stress, and anger management, workplace stress management, and meditation.


He can be reached at DrRobertPuff@icloud.com or 714-337-4889 (his cell phone).



“I teach people how to be holistically successful. When you learn to care for yourself and love all areas of your life, you enrich yourself and everyone around you.” ~ Dr. Robert Puff, Ph.D.


“The secret to happiness is being glad about what you have while working toward making changes for an even better life. Any of us, in any situation, can be happy. Let’s explore the possibilities together.” ~Dr. Robert Puff, Ph.D.