Robert Puff, M.A., M.Div., Ph.D.

Robert Puff View Specialties

  • Clinical Psychologist
  • 2436 W. Coast Hwy., Suite 103, Newport Beach, California, 92663
  • Additional Locations:
      See additional office location: Brea, 92821
      747 So. Brea Blvd., Suite 33
      Brea, 92821
  • Phone: 714-337-4889
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  • This member is also available for online counseling.
  • Online-counseling methods: Email, Phone, IM, Webcam

Dr. Robert Puff is an internationally recognized clinical psychologist who brings a holistic approach to marriage and couples counseling, individual therapy, and family, teenager & child counseling. 

For over 30 years, he has been successfully helping clients find greater peace and success in their lives and relationships by using a therapy that addresses the spiritual, emotional, nutritional, and physical aspects of the individual. Dr. Puff has a private practice in Newport Beach, just south of Hoag on PCH, where he is able to help couples, individuals, families, and organizations in all parts of Orange County and Southern California. 

He regularly helps coach people and businesses all over the world via Skype, FaceTime, and phone. He has authored 13 books on a variety of topics, including relationships, anger management, holistic healing and happiness. His two books, Finding Our Happiness Flow and Anger Work: How to Express Your Anger and Still be Kind have made it on the Best Seller list at His book, How to Live a Positive Life: The Art of Living Well, was a #1 bestseller at iTunes books in the “Self-Improvement” category. 

For several years, Dr. Puff was the number one ranked individual on Google search engines in the entire U.S. for the term “clinical psychologist.” He is regularly sought by the media for his expertise on a variety of mental health issues and has been quoted in the media over 1000 times. He co-hosted the weekly TV program, The Holistic Success Show, which was featured on the Discovery Channel’s Fit TV for six months. 

He also hosts The Happiness Podcast, a podcast focusing on ways for all of us to find happiness, which has been downloaded over 4 million times around the world since its inception. For years, Dr. Puff has been a regular blogger for Psychology Today

A graduate of Northwestern, and Princeton and Fuller graduate schools, with two master’s degrees and a Ph.D., he has taught as an adjunct professor at Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology and worked as a staff psychologist at Trenton Psychiatric Hospital, Sepulveda V.A. Medical Hospital, La Puente Mental Health, and St. Jude’s Medical Hospital. 

Dr. Puff also consults with businesses and nonprofits on a variety of topics, including personal and work relationships, depression, career success and happiness, stress and anger management, workplace stress management and meditation. 

He can be reached at or 714-337-4889 (his cell phone). 

“I teach people how to be holistically successful. When you learn to take care of yourself and love all areas of your life, you enrich not only yourself, but all the people around you.” ~ Dr. Robert Puff

Dr. Robert Puff Reaches

Huntington Beach CA
Laguna Beach CA
Costa Mesa CA
Seal Beach CA
Corona Del Mar CA
Newport Beach CA