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Dr. West holds a Ph.D in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Gender and Human Sexuality from the California School of Professional Psychology San Diego campus at Alliant International University.
She is a tri-lingual, first generation American whose mental and behavioral heath training spans over two decades, and includes graduate level study of Psychoanalytical Psychotherapy and the completion of a diploma in Integrative Psychology while in Oxford, U.K.
She is an LGBTQQIA affirmative therapist, having completed an internship at The San Diego LGBT Center from 2002-2003.
She provides psychotherapy and evidence based therapeutic intervention for individual adults who are:
Experiencing symptoms of complicated Grief/ Loss
Experiencing symptoms of PTSD
Managing symptoms of Depression and Generalized Anxiety diagnoses
Healing from sexual and other trauma
Regaining their sexual health
Exploring intimacy and relationship issues
Engaged in substance use relapse prevention
Exploring their beliefs of Gender, personally or within relationship
She currently practices in San Diego as a psychological assistant (PSB94024823) supervised by Dr. Taeko Uchino-DiCarlo (PSY22506)