Bruce is trained as a Counseling Psychologist and has been licensed in California since 1984.  He is a Professor at the University of the Pacific (Dugoni School of Dentistry) where he teaches behavior science, including doctor-patient communication skills, biomedical ethics, and life-work balance.


He also teaches a wide variety of courses in the Counseling Psychology program at the University of San Francisco. 


He provides Executive Coaching and Assessments for several large and small companies in the San Francisco Bay Area, including one energy startup.


He provides remediation services for healthcare providers (physicians, dentists, psychotherapists and others) referred by state licensing boards (130 cases over the past 25 years).


He also maintains a small psychotherapy practice in San Francisco.