Erik Dranoff, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Dr. Erik Dranoff is a licensed psychologist specializing in psychological, neuropsychological, and forensic evaluations for children, adolescents, adults, and families. Accurate clinical evaluations help other clinicians, teachers, employers, and supervisors determine accurate diagnoses, create personalized treatment plans, and/or meet special education needs. 

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Dranoff provides mental health opinions in a wide variety of court cases including criminal, civil, family, and special education. 

Dr. Dranoff graduated with highest honors in Psychology from Rutgers University and went on to complete his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. During his doctoral training, he obtained a strong foundation in the area of psychological assessment with children, adolescents, and adults at Four Winds Hospital and specialized training in neuropsychology at Rehabilitation Specialists. He completed his pre-doctoral internship at Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center in Brooklyn, New York where he received broad training with an inpatient and outpatient hospital population. His doctoral program and internship training are both accredited by the American Psychological Association.

After earning his doctorate, Dr. Dranoff completed the postdoctoral fellowship at the Northern Regional Diagnostic Center for Child Abuse and Neglect within Hackensack Medical Center where he obtained specialized training in the area of forensic mental health assessment. He also completed the postdoctoral certificate programs in family-civil and criminal forensic psychology at Montclair State University.