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CARISSA GUSTAFSON, PSY.D.

Dr. Gustafson is a licensed clinical psychologist who recently completed a distinguished post-doctoral residency at the VA Los Angeles.  She earned her Psy.D. at Pepperdine University after completing a Masters of Science in Psychology at Columbia University and undergraduate degree at Santa Clara University.  Dr. Gustafson specializes in third-wave cognitive-behavioral therapies (CBT) such as acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), both of which emphasize an acceptance and mindfulness-based approach.  (California PSY 30196)

Dr. Gustafson may also be found at our sister practice, Golden Hour Therapy, in Downtown Los Angeles.