Dr. Kaufman

Dr. Kaufman is a licensed psychologist with two convenient offices in the Washington, DC metro area:  

  • Friendship Heights neighborhood of Washington, DC
  • Old Town Alexandria in Northern Virginia 

Dr. Kaufman is also a Research Associate at Catholic University, where he teaches Sport Psychology and co-leads a sport psychology research team.  He has co-developed a treatment for athletes called Mindful Sport Performance Enhancement (MSPE).


  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Catholic University
  • B.A. in both Psychology and Exercise & Sport Science from UNC Chapel Hill

Professional Memberships:
  • American Psychological Association
  • Association for Applied Sport Psychology
  • Psychotherapy Networker
Notable Awards
  • American College Counseling Association special commendation for meritorious service following the shootings at Virginia Tech
  • The Patrick F. Earey Award to the outstanding senior Exercise & Sport Science major at UNC Chapel Hill
  • Thomas Verner Moore Scholarship from Catholic University

Current Consulting Positions: 
  • DC Psyching Team (distance runners) 

Click here to make an appointment or to schedule a FREE 15-minute phone consultation with Dr. Kaufman.