Joseph Frey

Joseph Frey

Augusta GA Co-owner/Partner and CEO, Partners in Achievement

Currently employed at Partners in Achievement


Previous: Georgia State University, University Of South Carolina, Marquette University



    With a strong educational foundation, Joseph Frey, PhD, ABPP, has sustained a successful career in the field of psychology. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Marquette University in Wisconsin in 1971. Two years later, he received his Master's in Community Psychology at the University of South Carolina before earning his PhD in Clinical Psychology in 1980 from Georgia State University. Dr. Frey fulfilled his internship requirement at the University of Alabama at Birmingham's (UAB) School of Medicine in 1980. Following his internship, he remained at UAB, accepting a full-time faculty position as Assistant Professor of Psychology. Joseph Frey also served as the Chief Psychologist for the Children and Youth Project in the Department of Pediatrics. In 1983, Joseph Frey obtained his license to practice psychology in Georgia and assumed a full-time faculty position at the Medical College of Georgia (now Georgia Health Sciences University), where he continues to teach today. Over the years, Dr. Frey has held both full- and part-time faculty positions, offered seminars on marital and family therapy, and served as the Director of Family Therapy Training and Services in the Department of Psychiatry at the Medical College of Georgia. A member of the American Psychological Association, he received his certification from the American Board of Professional Psychology in 1988. Denoting the highest level of professional competency within the clinical psychology community, this certification sets Dr. Frey apart. In the last two decades, Joseph Frey has entered private practice. Between 1989 and 1993, he worked as a solo practitioner before founding Comprehensive Psychiatric Services, LLC, in Augusta, Georgia, in 1993. Serving as the group's president, he maintained an office there until 2001, when he returned to solo practice, which he continues today. Providing legal consultation, court-ordered custody evaluations, and competency to stand trial assessments, Joseph Frey also works closely with clients seeking career development or change. Currently, Joseph Frey supplements his private practice and adjunct teaching position by serving as Chief Executive Officer of Partners in Achievement Learning Centers. A team of psychologists, including Dr. Frey, runs Partners in Achievement, a company in the tutoring industry that assists students with learning disabilities such as dyslexia and attention deficit disorder.



Co-owner/Partner and CEO

At Partners in Achievement

From 2002 to Present
We are basically in the tutoring industry but we are so much more than tutoring. We identify why students are not achieving as they are expected to in school and provide programs that correct the deficits that we identify. We have helped more than 1500 children over a 10 year period. Students that...
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  • Assessment
  • Counseling
  • Processing
  • Reading
  • Tutoring

Centres d'intérêt

  • Cooking especially Cajun food like Crawfish/Shrimp Etouffee
  • Golf
  • Red Beans and Rice
  • Redfish Courtbuillon
  • Stock Market Analysis
  • and BBQ'd shrimp.