Dr. Rachel Needle received her M.S. and Psy.D. in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She received her B.A. in psychology from Barnard College, Columbia University. Dr. Rachel completed an internship in clinical psychology at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey: Robert Wood Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey. She is a Florida Certified Sex Therapist. Dr. Rachel is currently a Licensed Psychologist in private practice at the Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida.
Dr. Needle is an Adjunct Professor of Psychology in the Department of Behavioral Sciences, in the Masters of Forensic Psychology Program, and in the Doctorate in Criminal Justice program at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She is also actively involved with and a former Board member of the Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness and the American Association of Sex Educators Counselors and Therapists.
Dr. Needle is the Founder and CEO of the Advanced Mental Health Training Institute, a continuing education provider company. She runs a Sex Therapy Certification Program that certifies sex therapists around the world. Dr. Needle is also the executive director of the Whole Health Psychological Center, a group practice setting devoted to treating a range of psychological disorders.
Dr. Needle is the founder of Palm Beach Matchmakers, the premiere expert dating company in Palm Beach County.