Meet San Diego Psychologist, Dr. Daniel Singley

Doctoral Studies

Dr. Singley attended the University of Virginia for undergraduate studies and earned his Ph.D. with a doctoral minor in Industrial/Organization Psychology from the nation’s top-ranked Counseling Psychology program at the University of Maryland.

During his doctoral studies, he was highly involved in clinical research funded by the National Science Foundation. He completed a Clinical Internship at the University of California, San Diego followed by a clinical research Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the UCSD Department of Psychiatry and the La Jolla Veterans Administration Veterans Military Research Foundation.

Leadership Positions

He is Past President of the American Psychological Association’s Section on Positive Psychology, has served on the Board of Directors of the San Diego Psychological Association including Chairing the Men’s Issues Committee, and currently serves on the Boards of the APA’s Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity as well as Postpartum Support International. He regularly presents at professional conferences both nationally and internationally, and has published his research in a variety of peer-reviewed publications.


With over 15 years of experience practicing and researching psychotherapy interventions, Dr. Singley specializes in the treatment of anxiety, stress, and depression using evidence-based therapy modalities including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), exposure therapy, as well as acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT). He also specializes in men’s issues with a particular emphasis on parenthood.

Founder, Center for Men's Excellence

Dr. Singley founded the Center for Men's Excellence in order to work with patients who are interested in taking control of their concerns in order to liver fuller, more meaningful lives.

For more information, please contact us.

Additional Staff

Interviews and E-Learning Productions Featuring Dr. Singley

Dr. Singley has been featured on local news stations discussing men's issues and fatherhood. He has also created e-learning courses for new dads in conjunction with AK Learning and en*theos. which you may view on our Advice for New Dads page.
Colin Carey, M.A.

Colin Carey, M.A., Registered Psychological Assistant

Colin is currently an advanced graduate student at the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP), where he is seeking a Ph.D. in clinical psychology. He has a master’s degree in psychology and is a registered psychological assistant (Registration: PSB94024348) under … Read More