Therapists

Max Maris PhD Psychologist San Diego Oberlin Dr Suite 204

Dr. Maxwell Maris

Therapeutic Focus Dr. Maxwell Maris has considerable therapeutic experience working with adults, veterans, adolescents 16+, and seniors. He conducts individual and couples therapy as well as facilitates process group therapy with men. Dr. Maris is our practice’s go-to clinician in the areas of depression, mood regulation issues, trauma, and addictive behaviors or substance use concerns. ... Continue reading

Hudson Jones PhD Psychologist San Diego Oberlin Dr Suite 204

Dr. Hudson Jones

Therapeutic Focus Dr. Jones has extensive experience conducting psychotherapy, training and consultation around adult, teen and group therapy formats. At the Center for Men’s Excellence, he provides counseling for adults, couples, and teens aged 13 and up. He also offers group therapy with men & has special expertise working with men and couples before and... Continue reading

Dan Singley PhD Psychologist San Diego Oberlin Dr Suite 204

Dr. Daniel Singley, CME Founder

Dr. Singley is the founder of the Center for Men’s Excellence and a San Diego-based board-certified psychologist and Director with over 20 years of clinical experience. His research and practice focus on men’s mental health with a particular emphasis on reproductive psychology and the transition to fatherhood. In 2020, Dr. Singley expanded his practice to... Continue reading

Dr. John Rettger

Therapeutic Focus Dr. John Rettger is a San Diego-based licensed psychologist (CA license PSY27863) and staff psychologist at The Center for Men’s Excellence. Dr. Rettger specializes in the treatment of trauma, anxiety, stress, and depression among children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Rettger works also works with couples and families. Therapeutic Approach & Psychotherapeutic Modalities Dr.... Continue reading

Clinic Staff

Celenie Singley, Operations and Marketing

Celenie B. Singley, MBA, Operations

Celenie earned her B.A. from Emory University and her MBA from George Washington University. Her background includes working with software development and deep expertise in website creation, search engine optimization, and social media marketing She developed the Quality Assurance department from the ground up and subsequently took on the role of Software Development Project Manager... Continue reading

Jena Uphold PhD Psychologist San Diego Oberlin Dr Suite 204

Dr. Jena Uphold, Clinic Coordinator

Dr. Uphold has been working with The Center for Men’s Excellence for several years while obtaining her Ph.D in clinical psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP). She has two master’s degrees in psychology and her research is focused on highlighting the effects of fatherhood depression on father-child attachment. In addition to her... Continue reading