Elise R. Block
Background and Training:
Undergraduate Degree: AB 1978, University of Pennsylvania
Post-Graduate Degree: MD 1982, Temple Medical School
Psychiatric Residency Training: 1983-1986, UCLA
Practice Style: Psychodynamically-oriented psychotherapy, applying self-psychology, cognitive-behavioral, supportive where indicated.
Theoretical Orientation: some psychopharmacology for patients in ongoing therapy.
Type of Patients: individuals, couples, adolescents, adults
Diagnostic Interests: anxiety disorders, depression, eating disorders.
Names of residents supervised in the last five years: Sonya Gabrielian (x2 years), Laurie Cassaus. Dr. Gold also has been seeing two psychiatric residents for psychotherapy for 2-3 years.
Hours of availability to supervise a resident at this time: Tuesday from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm, Wednesday from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm, Thursday from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm.
12011 San Vicente Blvd., Suite 250
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Phone: (310) 472-5758