Association for Compassionate Transformation

Psychologist, PsyD

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Association for Compassionate Transformation

Psychologist, PsyD


Location

Offers online therapy

Association for Compassionate Transformation
12526 High Bluff Drive
Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92130
Call Aleksandra Drecun
(858) 367-3966

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Would you like to be successful emotionally, socially, spiritually and professionally? Do you need assistance directing personal growth, relationships, family life or your career? I specialize in assisting individuals to lead a productive life, a meaningful existence and reach their highest potential.
My practice includes treatment of children, adults, couples, families and groups. My specialties include working with anxiety and depression, addiction, trauma, children and adolescents, premarital counseling, couples therapy, career coaching, hypnotherapy, hair pulling, skin picking and addressing issues unique to the LGTBTQQIA population.
As an effective professional, I assist clients in reaching their goals. My therapeutic style emanates warmth, compassion and professionalism. My approach is collaborative, authentic and client-centered. I empower clients by building upon their strengths. I provide a safe, caring and nonjudgmental environment. Each session promotes personal growth and success!
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“My name is Dr. Aleksandra Drecun. I love helping people achieve their personal goals. I look forward to connecting with you.”

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Any PPO
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20 Years
  • License: California / PSY21778
  • School: California School of Professional Psychology
  • Year Graduated: 2005

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Alliant International University / Masters in Marriage and Family
  • Certificate Date: 2002
  • Certificate: Alliant International University / Doctorate in Psychology
  • Certificate Date: 2005

Association for Compassionate Transformation's Groups

Depression Group

This group was formulated to assist individuals in regaining their lives by alleviating depression, increasing self-esteem and self-worth and in reducing the occurrence of another depressive episode. This group treatment will utilize a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach which has been demonstrated to be effective by the research in treating depression. Topics that will be addressed include: improving one's mood, symptoms of depression, self-esteem, stress-management, supportive relationships and healthy living.

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Eating Disorder Support Group

This group was designed to assist individuals struggling with a distorted body image and eating disorder. Topics that will be addressed include: develop a sense of hope about one's future, healing and recovery, healthy living, support-system, self-esteem, stress-management, intimate relationships, and healthy body image.

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Women's Support Group

This group was designed to assist women in addressing the unique issues that are relevant to women. Topics that will be addressed include achieving balance between the self and others, managing family and career, self-esteem, stress-management, positive parenting, intimate relationships, body image, healthy living and personal growth.

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Location

Association for Compassionate Transformation
12526 High Bluff Drive
Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92130
Call Aleksandra Drecun
(858) 367-3966
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • ADHD
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

I also speak: Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Existential
  • Exposure Response Prevention
  • Family / Marital
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 22 Sep 2021
Association for Compassionate Transformation, PsyD, Psychologist in San Diego

Association for Compassionate Transformation

Psychologist, PsyD