Dr. Jantunen received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Dakota. Her clinical psychology degree is from Nova Southeastern University. She completed an advanced practicum placement in Medical Health Psychology. Her Internship and Post Doctoral Fellowship were completed at the Assessment & Treatment Centers, Inc., Centers for Neurology and Orthopedic Pain Management, and Aventura Neurologic Associates at Aventura Hospital. She completed the basic-advanced hypnotism training and examination at the Omni Hypnosis Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl, and is recognized as a certified hypnotist. She is an Active Medical Staff member at JFK Medical Center, Atlantis, FL. Dr. Jantunen is also a member of the National Academy of Neuropsychology.
Dr. Jantunen works with neuropsychological assessment and psychotherapy of child, adult, and geriatric outpatients suffering from a wide range of emotional and neurological disorders. Her background includes assessment and treatment of closed head injuries, social security disability determination, learning disability, pain and stress related disorders with a special emphasis on assessment and treatment of addiction, depression, and anxiety disorders. She is interested in assisting patients to better cope with a variety of mental health issues by using deep muscle relaxation training, self-hypnosis, behavioral modification, and existential/cognitive behavioral therapy. Dr. Jantunen uses several Behavioral/Cognitive Behavioral Therapy techniques in the treatment of anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, and marital problems. Dr. Jantunen believes that successful health maintenance involves a holistic approach that includes careful attention to behavior, emotions, attitudes, diet, exercise, and relationships.
Aside from her professional life, she is a mother of three wonderful sons. She practices what she advocates by working out on a regular basis, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and participating in fundraising activities of various Palm Beach County organizations. She was born in Estonia and moved to the U.S. in 1990 and Florida in 2002. In addition to English and Estonian, she speaks Finnish and Russian.
Dr. Silvi P. Jantunen
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
2393 S. Congress Ave.,Ste 226,West Palm Beach, FL 33406
1340 US Highway One., Ste 118
Jupiter, FL 33469
Dr. Jantunen is experienced in treating a wide array of issues and disorders, including:
Dr. Jantunen's compassionate, yet firm, approach has helped multiple patients lead more happy and productive lives. She does not help you make excuses and will not recommend therapy indefinitely. Dr. Jantunen is highly sought after. She does not believe in endless therapy that costs you a fortune. Dr. Jantunen genuinely cares for every patient. Her impeccable record of integrity and responsibility speaks for itself.