Veronica Calkins

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

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Veronica Calkins

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW


Location

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Pacific Mind Health
320 Pine Ave.
Suite 609
Long Beach, CA 90802
(833) 918-2676

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Pacific Mind Spa
465 N Roxbury Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(833) 918-2676
A Licensed Psychotherapist specializing in trauma, crisis, grief, anxiety, depression, and relationships. Veronica provides an empathetic and caring environment to work through challenges without judgment. Veronica obtained her B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Applied Developmental Psychology and Master’s in Social Welfare at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She is trained in CBT, DBT, and family and couples therapy. She is also certified in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and the administration of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and Deep-Brain Theta Stimulation.
Veronica is also a pioneer and clinical instructor in Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy (KAT). She is an expert consultant and Board of Behavioral Sciences clinical supervisor. Her work and training history includes Harbor UCLA, Men and Women’s Jail, Kaiser Permanente, and the Los Angeles County Psychiatric Mobile Response Team.
Various virtual group classes are available to learn skills in various psychotherapy modalities. You can remain completely anonymous with your camera and microphone turned off the entire session if you wish. See complete class / group schedule at https://PacificMindSpa.com/

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $40 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna | Aetna Coventry
  • Anthem
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Holman Group
  • Kaiser (Out-of-Network)
  • MHN | Health Net
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan
  • Medicare
  • Optima
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 8 Years
  • License: California / 82165
  • School: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Year Graduated: 2015

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Certificate Date: 2015
  • Certificate: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) / EMDRIA
  • Certificate Date: 2018

Veronica Calkins's Groups

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

Zoom group; client’s may remain anonymous if desired. An excellent group for everyone to sharpen skills in emotion regulation, distress tolerance, interpersonal relationships, and core mindfulness. DBT Skills will change your life! Sign up at www.PacificMindSpa.com

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EMDR-Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing

Zoom group; client’s may remain anonymous if desired. EMDR groups help client’s gain skills in mindfulness practice, attachment healing, and preparation if client’s ever wish to engage in individual EMDR. Sign up at www.PacificMindSpa.com

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Zoom group; client’s may remain anonymous if desired. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is helpful for depression, anxiety, personal insight and well-being. Subtle tricks change the way we think and perceive the world, ourselves, and others. Sign up at www.PacificMindSpa.com

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Location

Pacific Mind Health
320 Pine Ave.
Suite 609
Long Beach, CA 90802
(833) 918-2676
Ask about video sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Pacific Mind Spa
465 N Roxbury Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(833) 918-2676
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Body Positivity

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Brainspotting
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors -
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Exposure Response Prevention
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Group Therapy
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Neuro-Linguistic
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Positive Psychology
  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychobiological Approach Couple Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Sandplay
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 20 Jul 2021
Veronica Calkins, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Long Beach

Veronica Calkins

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW