Background and Training:
Undergraduate Degree: BA 1973, Yale University
Post-Graduate Degree: MD 1977, UCLA
Psychiatric Residency Training: 1980-1983, UCLA-NPI
Other Professional Training: 1977-1980, Internal Medicine, Beth Israel Hospital (Harvard Medical School), Boston
Practice Style: solo
Theoretical Orientation: eclectic - most influenced by Karen Horney and Buddhist psychology. I have never liked the term "biopsychosocial" but it does describe how I approach patients.
Type of Patients: individuals, couples, adolescents, adults
Diagnostic Interests: ADD, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, trauma, grief, sleep disordes, combined medical/psychiatric disorders.
Participation in Medical School Education: I do my teaching every year in the second year medical school course PBL Block 8
531 12th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90402
Phone: (310) 394-4772