Readjustment Counseling Therapist
Bronx Vet Center
Marco A. Bongioanni is a Readjustment Counseling Therapist who has been with the Bronx Vet Center, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, since 2014. He works both in the individual and group setting, offering primarily outpatient counseling services for combat Veterans diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Additionally, he is trained as a VA Mobile Mental Health Ambassador. Mr. Bongioanni completed graduate school studies at Fordham University in 2012, obtaining a Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling. During his training, he was a psychology extern in the PTSD outpatient clinic at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center in the Bronx, NY. He also holds a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University and a Master of Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College. Mr. Bongioanni served on active duty in the U.S. Army for nine years and currently still serves part time as a Civil Affairs Officer (O6/Colonel) in the U.S. Army Reserve. His professional interests include human behavior, applied psychology, and military cultural competence. He has presented on these subjects extensively at professional conferences with the American Psychological Association, American Counseling Association, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York Mental Health Counselors Association, Defense Center of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury, and National Association of Social Workers NY State Chapter.