Find A Psychologist in Torrance, CA.

The best psychologists in and around Torrance, CA are ready to help you.


Lyndsay Elliott, PsyD
Psychologist

Lyndsay Elliott, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist

In 92648 - Nearby to Torrance.

Clinical Psychologists are highly trained professionals with a background in theory, as well as mental health diagnosis and treatment. After completing college, most Psychologists spend 7+ years in graduate school and conducting research before they receive their doctoral degree. As part of that training, they are required to complete both a predoctoral and postdoctoral internship in order to practice independently. The combination of intensive education in psychological theory/intervention combined with clinical experience that distinguishes Psychologists from other mental health care professionals. With 14+ years of education and clinical experience, we will work together to understand your experiences, to develop more effective patterns of behavior....(view profile to read more)

Jeanne Clevenger, PsyD
Psychologist

Jeanne Clevenger, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 91106 - Nearby to Torrance.

I am a licensed clinical psychologist, trained to diagnosis and treat a variety of issues and mental illnesses. My graduate education was focused on family systems theory, and I utilize this lens to view you in the context of your interpersonal relationships and the environment around you. I have received extensive training in a variety of therapeutic frameworks and typically use an eclectic blend -- based on your unique needs and personality -- to address your concerns and personal goals.

Verdant Oak Behavioral Health, Psy.D. and Ph.D.
Psychologist

Verdant Oak Behavioral Health, Psy.D. and Ph.D.

Psychologist

In 91030 - Nearby to Torrance.

Comprehensive Psychological Care VOBH provides mental health services for your whole family. Services include: • Individual psychotherapy • Couples therapy • Family therapy • Group therapy • Diagnostic Assessment VOBH values diversity and recognizes the importance of finding a psychologist and therapeutic approach that works best for your current needs. As such, we offer a variety of therapeutic modalities to address more recent problems or longer-standing struggles.

Camila Williams, Ph.D.
Psychologist

Camila Williams, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 90501 - Nearby to Torrance.

I went to a graduate program focused on clinical research and quickly realized that my heart was in the therapy room and not the research lab. This is why I pursued advanced clinical training. Psychologists are not required to complete a postdoctoral fellowship in order to become licensed. However, I craved advanced training and completed a fellowship at a VA hospital where I specialized in cognitive behavioral therapy. As a psychologist I feel privileged when a client allows me to join them on their journey to a life worth living. By teaching you tools and skills to help change your thoughts and behaviors, my wish is to empower you to become your own therapist and enact change in your life.

John Warrington, Ph.D.
Psychologist

John Warrington, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 91106 - Nearby to Torrance.

As well as my clinical work I am also a forensic psychologist. I am a Qualified Medical Evaluator for Workers' Compensation and provide disability evaluations for civil litigation and fitness-for-duty. In addition, I serve as a primary and secondary treat physician for some Workers' Compensation insurance panels.

Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., FAED, CEDS
Psychologist

Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., FAED, CEDS

Clinical Psychologist

In 90010 - Nearby to Torrance.

There are many types of counselors who provide psychotherapy. As a clinical psychologist (Psy.D.), I am trained in both the the art of psychotherapy and the science of psychology. I received clinical training in a research lab that was doing clinical trials and as such, I only utilize treatment techniques that have been empirically validated through extensive research. These techniques are effective in providing relatively rapid relief from uncomfortable symptoms and in encouraging lasting behavioral changes which maintain gains and prevent relapse.

Mimi Shagaga, PsyD
Psychologist

Mimi Shagaga, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 90212 - Nearby to Torrance.

I am a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the state of California. I hold a Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology and a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. In addition to extensive work with individuals, I also work with couples and families. I also specialize in conducting psychological assessments including neuropsychological and forensic assessments. I currently am in private practice but have experience working at inpatient facilities, providing concierge psychological services and running groups. I also have extensive experience working with various forms of addiction and eating disorders.

Laura Pescione, Ph.D.
Psychologist

Laura Pescione, Ph.D.

Psychologist

In 91436 - Nearby to Torrance.

Are you ready to make changes in your life but are not sure how? I am a licensed psychodynamic psychologist in private practice for over 12 years. I specialize in working with people who have felt stuck and have made attempts to move forward but have not been satisfied with the outcome. My approach is collaborative as we explore your unique personal circumstances and how they impact your life. With compassion and understanding you will be empowered to explore the relationship you have with yourself and the world and learn how to strengthen and deepen these relationships. While the past can not be changed, together we can come to understand how it has impacted your life so that you can finally heal, grow, and move forward.

Ute Zimmermann, Ph.D.
Psychologist

Ute Zimmermann, Ph.D.

Registered Psychological Assistant

In 91106 - Nearby to Torrance.

I am a Professional Psychologist specializing in the treatment of trauma, depression, grief, and adjustment, amongst others. My approach is Psychodynamically/Psychoanalytical oriented, with the expansion into other areas, such as ACT, CBT, art therapy, where needed and appropriate. In a safe and non - judgmental environment, we explore the underlying root or roots of your problems and seek out new directions.

Alaleh Selkirk, Ph.D.
Psychologist

Alaleh Selkirk, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 90210 - Nearby to Torrance.

As a psychologist the cornerstone of my work with clients involves assessment and evaluation. I begin every client interaction with a thorough assessment of the individual. I formulate my understanding of the client, including their presenting problem, and share this with the client. I invite and encourage active collaboration from the client to devise treatment goals that we can work to achieve in therapy. Therapy to me entails an active and engaged process exploration to gain insights that were otherwise inaccessible to the client.

Christi Lindsay, PsyD
Psychologist

Christi Lindsay, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Available for Online Therapy

There are many different types of therapists out there, with a variety of specialties, levels and types of training and experience. Trying to understand these differences and finding the type of therapist that is right for you can be confusing and sometimes frustrating. A Psychologist is a mental health professional who has an earned Doctoral Degree and passed the most rigorous professional training and licensing requirements in the field. These professionals most typically focus their practice on talk or behavioral therapies and have the widest variety of and deepest understanding of and training in therapeutic techniques. Psychologists are capable of working with the widest variety of issues including the most complex and challenging types of mental health issues.

Bruce Levine, Ph.D., ABPP
Psychologist

Bruce Levine, Ph.D., ABPP

Board Certified Clinical Psychologist

In 90048 - Nearby to Torrance.

Dr. Levine, a Board-Certified Clinical Psychologist (one of the few!) in Los Angeles, offers cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy with more than 20+ years of experience. He also currently serves as a Clinical Psychologist at the UCLA School of Medicine and has additional expertise in biofeedback therapy for both stress-related and pain disorders. As the former Chief of the Psychology Department at South Nassau Hospital in NY and as a Clinical Psychologist for the hit TV series "Hoarders", Dr. Levine brings a very high level of expertise and knowledge to his clinical work. Combined with a compassionate, gentle and caring approach, he is ready to help you.

Ellie Zarrabian, PhD, CMT
Psychologist

Ellie Zarrabian, PhD, CMT

Founder & Spiritual Director

In 90024 - Nearby to Torrance.

I am a pre-licensed, spiritually oriented, or Transpersonal psychologist. I specialize in working with women who are spiritually minded and who have or want to live a more spiritual life and who want to work on their relationships, family or career life. Working with me allows individuals explore their spiritual values and ideals and to incorporate them more in their daily life, activities and relationships.



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Torrance is located in Los Angeles County, California. It has a land area of 20.47 square miles and a water area of 0.07 square miles.  The population of Torrance is 148,475 people with 55,377 households and a median annual income of $79,549. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Torrance, CA

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Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Torrance for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Torrance public health department.