Jerry W. Brown

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MA, LMFT

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Jerry W. Brown

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MA, LMFT

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Dr Jerry Brown
1500 Adams Ave
Suite 307
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 403-1100

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About

I am dedicated to working myself out of a job from the first session. I think people don't need to spend years finding out how they got toilet trained to change or adapt. I specialize with people with short or long term recovery as well as grief, loss, process addiction, anxeity, and depression. I work with complex dual diagnosis issues (with psych testing) and have a long history of teaching, lecturing in hospitals and mental health units and training other therapist. I offer many outside resources as an adjunct to therapy. I also offer books and CD's at no extra charge to assist in resolution outside the office.
Chemical dependency, psychological testing, public speaking. Conflict resolution with couples and businesses. Health, tobacco cessation, and other recreational chemicals. Professional evaluations for impaired MD's, attorneys, nurses, pilots, fitness for duty and all persons in trouble with the legal system and have frequently been an expert witness.
52 years counseling experience, and 42 in the chemical dependency field, With 500+units of college and university teaching, a former Probation Officer, MA and PsyD degree. I do psychological testing and work with dual diagnosis patients. National speaker. Author of Militant Parenting, A Guide to Parents with Problem Kids. Consultant on INTERVENTION (A&E)

Finances

  • Session Fee: $200 per session
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa
I can help you verify benefits and provide a super-bill for insurance reimbursement. I can send billing in for you but I charge up front.
Email me or call (714) 403-1100 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 48 Years
  • License: California / 6904
  • School: American Behavioral Studies Institute (PsyD)
  • Year Graduated: 1996

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: ABSI / Certified Addiction-Doctorate
  • Certificate Date: 1996
  • License No. and State: MJ6904 California Board of Behavioral Science

Location

Dr Jerry Brown
1500 Adams Ave
Suite 307
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 403-1100

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Parenting
  • Testing and Evaluation
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Referral)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Life Transitions
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Psychological Testing and monitoring
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: Addiction and Recovery Languages
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Body Positivity
  • Single Mother
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Family / Marital
  • Fluent in recovery issues
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Public speaking
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Jerry W. Brown

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MA, LMFT