Dr. Marc Harari
Dr. Harari is a licensed psychologist in South Carolina. He has a B.A. from Rutgers University, where he earned the distinction of graduating with High Honors and was awarded Henry Rutgers Scholar in Psychology. Afterwards, he went on to earn M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Counseling Psychology from the University of Akron, a fully accredited program by the American Psychological Association. Dr. Harari came to South Carolina for his internship at the Counseling and Human Development Center of the University of South Carolina in 1999. Postdoctoral training includes child custody cases, parenting evaluations, parenting coordination, and forensic practice.
Before opening his private practice in 2004, he served in various capacities for the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice as a Program Director and Treatment Director. While at DJJ, he was involved in the design of the Victim-Offender Mediation program. Furthermore, he also has experience in working with other psychologists and clinicians as a Clinical Supervisor for the Dickerson Center for Children, Inc. Additionally, he has taught at the University of Akron and Midlands Technical College.
Dr. Nevelyn Trumpeter
Dr. Nevelyn Trumpeter is a licensed clinical psychologist in South Carolina. She has a B.A. from Washington University and an M.S. in Psychology from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She completed her doctorate in Clinical-Community Psychology at the University of South Carolina in 2015. Dr. Trumpeter’s graduate training experiences included conducting research related to the connection between mental health and physical health, teaching graduate and undergraduate psychological courses, and supervising practicum students at USC and in other settings. Her pre-doctoral internship training focused on conducting evidence-based therapy and assessment under the supervision of two private practitioners, including Dr. Karen Lake (Lake Psychological Services) and Dr. Marc Harari (Comprehensive Psychological Services). She continued her post-doctoral training at Comprehensive Psychological Services, with a heavy emphasis on general psychological assessments and forensic evaluations for family court cases. Dr. Trumpeter joined CPS as an associate in August 2016.
Dr. Darren Woodlief
Dr. Darren Woodlief is a licensed clinical psychologist and associate at CPS. He specializes in conducting a broad range of diagnostic evaluations for clinical and educational purposes and for treatment planning, including psychoeducational, ADHD, and mental health assessments, as well as autism and neuropsychological screenings. He earned a Ph.D. in Clinical-Community Psychology and a Certificate in Graduate Study in Applied Statistics from the University of South Carolina. He is also a research analyst at the Institute for Families in Society at the University of South Carolina. Dr. Woodlief serves as a reviewer for the journals Evaluation and the Health Professions and Child Development, a psychological statistics textbook reviewer for Cengage Learning, and a member of the Society for Research in Child Development.