• Damon Bayles is a clinical psychologist based in New York, and is married to fashion consultant Clinton Kelly. • His net worth is estimated to be over $1 million. • He completed his bachelor's degree from Brown University, and his doctorate in clinical psychology from Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology in 2012. • He specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Systems-Centered Therapy, and traditional psychodynamic methods. • He is not active on social media, but his husband is very active.
Damon Bayles was born in the United States of America, and is a clinical psychologist based in New York, but probably best known for being the husband of fashion consultant Clinton Kelly. Clinton is most known as one of the co-hosts of the reality program entitled “What Not to Wear”.
The Net Worth of Damon Bayles
How rich is Damon Bayles? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is over $1 million, mostly earned through success in his career. His net worth has also been elevated by the success of his husband who has a net worth estimated at $2 million. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life, Education, and Career
Very little information is available about Damon’s childhood and his family. It isn’t known where he grew up or his early endeavors leading to his current career, except that he later attended Brown University where he completed his bachelor’s degree, and went on to pursue a master’s degree in English Literature from the same university, completing it in 2000.
He continued his studies over the next few years, and would attend the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology located in Yeshiva University, New York City, completing a doctorate in clinical psychology in 2012. He served with several interns during this period, and he completed his doctoral internship with both the Columbian University Medical Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital. He then started working for other institutions, including the New York Founding Hospital, Bellevue Hospital, The Addiction Institute of New York, Polytechnic Institute of New York University College Counseling Center, and the St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital. He subsequently focused more on his clinical psychology craft, helping people deal with numerous psychological issues.
Developing His Clinical Psychology Career
Bayles deals with people who have variety of problems, including relationship difficulties, addiction, panic attacks, depression, anxiety and gender identity. He based his practice in New York and became an advocate for maintaining a balance in life. He has helped numerous people reduce conflict in their lives and reduce depression, as well as anxiety from their day to day endeavors. He became known for working with clients very closely, and has become a specialist in treating anxiety and depression. He also has a lot of client who have been affected by HIV/AIDS and helps their psychological aspect to improve, leading them to a healthier lifestyle. He’s also had many clients who tackle substance abuse and addiction, trying to help them overcome their problems and specific addictions. Due to his popularity in his field, he’s appeared in numerous web series and YouTube programs, often talking about his craft. He is considered an expert in psychology and has done numerous interviews. According to sources, he works with his clients using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Systems-Centered Therapy, which has been known to be used for groups therapy, but he also uses a lot of traditional psychodynamic methods.
Other Endeavors and Personal Life
Aside from his private practice, Damon is known to conduct various seminars, coaching on health psychology, behavioral change, and mindfulness. He often works with Equinox Health Clubs on their Tier X coaching program.
It is known that he is openly gay, a fact that became widely known when he started a relationship with Clinton Kelly, who is best known as a media personality and a consultant for various fashion makeovers. He initially began his career writing for fashion magazines, which later turned into an opportunity for him in fashion design and consulting. Aside from his work with “What Not to Wear”, he is also a moderator on the cooking show “The Chew”. Damon and Clinton married in 2009 after dating for two years, in a ceremony held in their home in Connecticut, and in the company of close family as well as friends. It was kept very low in profile, and there are very limited photos of the event out in the public eye. The couple have not yet decided whether to adopt children or engage surrogate services. They do share a pet, a dog who can be seen in Clinton’s social media pages.
Is Damon Bayles on Social Media?
Damon is not active on any of the major social media websites, including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. This is the reason why a lot of his personal life remains private from the media eye. He is active in other ways online, including a personal website on which he promotes his private practice based in Manhattan, New York. He also has a LinkedIn profile which details his education and some of his work history up to the present. His husband on the other hand is very active on social media’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and Damon can sometimes be seen in some of the photos.
Date Of Birth
February 22, 1969
June 19, 1875
TV Personality, Freelance Writer, Media Personality, Image consultant
Boston College, Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University
Theresa Sciabarasi, Michael Sciabarasi
Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host
The Chew, What Not to Wear, 100 Greatest Songs of the '80s, 100 Greatest One Hit Wonders of the 80s, Freakin' Fabulous With Clinton Kelly
His sister, Courtney, and her husband, Brian, welcomed their second son on September 16, 2013. Their first son is named Clinton, after his uncle.
Is of Irish and Italian descent.
Grew up in Port Jefferson Station, Long Island, New York.
After graduating from Comsewogue High School in 1987, he got a Bachelor's degree in Communications from Boston College (graduated 1991), then went on to attain his Master's in Journalism at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University in 1993.
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