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Psychologist - San Diego, CA

About M. Gene Ondrusek, Ph.D - Psychologist in San Diego, CA

Dr. M. Gene Ondrusek has years of experience as a psychologist in San Diego, CA. He offers a wide variety of individual counseling services, including life coaching, anxiety and fear counseling, marriage and partner counseling, stress management, and more. Reach out to him today to learn more.

Licenses & Credentials

  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist, CA License # PSY8461
  • Ph.D. Psychology and Pharmacology, University of Texas at Austin
  • Business Certificate, New York University Stern Graduate School of Business, New York
  • Post-Doctoral Internship, University of California, San Francisco
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill
  • B.F.A., Art and Art History, University of Texas at Austin
  • B.S., Psychobiology, University of California, Riverside


  • San Diego Psychological Association
  • American Psychological Association Member
  • APA Division of Consulting Psychology — Division 13
  • APA Division of Psychology and the Media — Division 46
  • University of California — Phi Beta Kappa



Dr. Ondrusek was the original consulting psychologist for the hit CBS show, "Survivor." As a casting and content expert, he went on to contribute to many other reality programs, from "Fear Factor" to "For Love or Money."  He has appeared as a guest on a wide range of television programs, from the CBS Morning Show, the Today Show (NBC), Access Hollywood, and TMZ.  He is still available for consultation to new reality-based programs.

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  • Available Upon Request