Alireza Pakkar, M.D., Ph.D.
Background and Training:
Post-Graduate Training: MD/PhD 1992, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Psychaitric Residency Training: 1996-1999, UCLA-NPI
Psychoanalytic Training: 1997-1999, UCLA under supervision of Professory Rod Gorney; 1999 to 2003, private training with Professory Rod Gorney
Other Professional Training: Behavioral Neurology Fellowship, 2001-2003, VA Greater LA Health Care System.
Practice Style: mostly group therapy
Theoretical Orientation: classical Freudian; also CBT and IPT
Types of Patients: individuals, couples, groups, adults
Supervision Information: I run the resident process group, which usually convene on Tuesdays.
9841 Airport Blvd. Suite 1512
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Phone: (310) 754-6666