Heidi A Berman

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFCT

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Heidi A Berman

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFCT

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Associated Psychologists of South Orange County
26081 Merit Circle
Suite 120
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
(949) 390-9274 x1
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon During these trying times, it is especially important to receive continuity of care. Online, video chat and phone sessions offered.

About

Do you or someone close to you have noticeable mood changes or periods of anxiety & depression that are interfering with your life? Is your child not the same youngster he/she used to be? I am a highly experienced PhD. with specializations in Mood Disorders (e.g. Bipolar, Depression), Anxiety Disorders, Eating Disorders, and all Addictions. Additionally, I have substantial experience in virtually all areas of mental health. I work hard for you to make the therapy process both comfortable and rewarding. My practice is open to adults,teens, children, couples and families. Phone consultation (therapy) is available during or after-hours.
My past experience working inpatient(hospital) adult/adolescent and chemical dependency units has allowed me to acquire the skills necessary to deal with even the severest of problems. I have developed confidence and skill at successfully treating mood issues, addiction problems and marital issues. I get positive change with teens and young adults.
I am very committed to helping my patients achieve their goals. In most instances, I promote fast, permanent growth. Even with the most sensitive issues, dramatic change can occur. The greatest complement is having patients tell me they wished they had seen me a long time ago!

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $180 - $300
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • NOT a contracted provider.
  • Reimbursement with PPO, OON
  • You submit claim directly
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: California / MFC 21381
  • School: California School of Professional Psychology
  • Year Graduated: 1986

Heidi A Berman's Groups

Divorced, Coping and Thriving

We have a great, interactive group of adults working on all aspects of divorce and relationship termination. and adult children of divorced families. Are you recently divorced or separated and find yourself alone with a new set of problems? Or are you continually struggling with old and new arising issues? Loneliness, fear, anxiety, depression, anger, and co-parenting problems are common after the dust settles. This group will help you and your other family member to make the necessary adjustments in a clear and simplified way. * Three people needed to start a group. Please pass the word. New members welcomed!

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Social Skills Group for Adults/Teens with Asperge

FINALLY a social skills group where high functioning 18 years and older Aspergers can learn & practice! Small group setting allows for individual attention. Approximately 60 minutes. Lo-cost. Fees $50. or less, based on number of participants. DAY & TIME TBD. Questions? Please call 949-716-5150 ext.3 NEED THREE PEOPLE TO START. PLEASE PASS THE WORD!

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Location

Associated Psychologists of South Orange County
26081 Merit Circle
Suite 120
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
(949) 390-9274 x1
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Mood disorders (esp. bipolar), all Addictions
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian and Hispanic and Latino
I also speak: Some Spanish
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Single Mother
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • PHONE CONSULTATION/Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Heidi A Berman

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFCT