David L. Fogelson

Background and Training

Undergraduate Degree: BS in Biology 1972, University of California, Santa Cruz

Post-Graduate Degree: MD 1977, Harvard University

Psychiatric Residency Training: 1977-1979, Tufts University; 1979-1981, UCLA-NPI

Other Professional Training: 1981-1982, Psychopharmacology Fellowship, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical Center


Practice Information

Practice Style: 1. Eclectic 2. Mentalization Based Therapy 3. CBT 4. Complex Psychopharmacology 4. One-Third Psychotherapy and two-thirds Consults and Medication Management.

Theoretical Orientation: 1. MBT 2. Biological 3. Psychoanalytic 4. Behavioral

Type of Patients: Individuals, Adolescents, Adults, Geriatric.

Diagnostic Interests: 1. Borderline Personality Disorder 2. Mood Disorders 3. Anxiety Disorders 4. Psychoses 5. OCPD 6. Dysthymia


Participation in Residency Education

Dr. Fogelson supervises residents in the UCLA Residency Program.

Names of residents supervised in the last five years: Rebecca Van Horn; Sara Bein; Julie Gedden; Matthew Koury; Jason Schiffman; Hyong Jin Cho; Jessica Van Nord.

Hours of availability to supervise a resident at this time: By arrangement Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm; Friday from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm; and Saturday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.


Contact Details


Primary Office
2730 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 325
Santa Monica 90403

Phone: (310) 828-5015