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J. Davis Mannino, American psychologist, educator, author. License psychotherapist, California; licensed clinical social worker, California, marriage, family and child counselor.


Mannino, J. Davis was born on September 27, 1949 in Patchoque, New York, United States. Son of Joseph I. and Adrienne Adele (Davis) Mannino.


Bachelor magna cum laude, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1971. Master of Social Work summa cum laude, San Francisco State University, 1974. Doctor of Education in Counseling and Educational Psychology, University San Francisco, 1989.


Instructor University Malaysia, 1974-1976. Director refugee programs City San Francisco, 1979-1982. Instructor University San Francisco, 1979-1985.

Private practice specializing in psychology San Francisco, Sonoma Counties, since 1979. Consultant foster care California State Legislation, 1980, community relations, San Francisco Police Department, 1982-1987, Hospice Sonoma County, 1990, Sonoma County Mental Health, 1990. Forensic task force on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, San Francisco Public Health Department, 1984-1985.

Child abuse investigation supervisor City of San Francisco, 1985-1988. Supervisor Reasonable Efforts to Families Unit. Project coordinator Edna McConnell Clark Foundation Family Mediation Demonstration Grant, 1987-1988.

Professor human sexuality, death and dying, Introduction to Psychology Santa Rosa Junior College, since 1990, chair department behavioral science. Commissioner California Board Behavioral Science Examiners, 1990.


  • License psychotherapist, California. Licensed clinical social worker, California, marriage, family and child counselor.



Member American Psychological Association, National Association of Social Workers (diplomate clinical social work), Orthopsychiat. Association, American Association Counseling and Development, American Society Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists, Society for Science Study Sexuality, California Association Marriage Family and Child Therapists, Golden Gate Business Association (ethics committee 1986, Distinguished Service award, 1985), American Association Marriage and Family Therapists, National Register Clinical Social Workers, Lions (board directors San Francisco chapter 1986).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running, gym and fitness, writing, gardening.


Joseph I. Mannino

Adrienne Adele (Davis) Mannino