Van Dyke DeGolia

Background and Training

Undergraduate Degree: BA Philosophy, 1976, University of California, Berkeley

Post-Graduate Degree: MD, 1982, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Psychiatric Residency Training: 1982-1986, UCLA NPI

Psychoanalytic Training: 1985-2001, Los Angeles Psychoanalytic Society & Institute (LAPSI)

Other Professional Training: 1986-1988, Child & Adolescent Fellowship Program, UCLA NPI; 1989-2008, Child & Adolescent Analytic Program, LAPSI/New Center for Psychoanalysis


Practice Information

Practice Style: Office-based psychotherapy, psychopharmacology, and psychiatric diagnosis

Theoretical Orientation: Relational psyhoanalytic

Types of Patients: Individual, Children, Adolescents, Adults, Couples, and Families

Diagnostic Interests: Anxiety, Impulse, Mood, Personality, and Developmental Disorders


Participation in Residency Eduation

1. Dr. DeGolia supervises in the Child/Adolescent Fellowship Program at UCLA.

2. Dr. DeGolia is also one of the co-ordinators for the Residency Psychotherapy Program (Psychiatry 483).

Names of residents supervised in the last five years:

Sonia Krishna, Shawn Sidhu, Ali Eslami

Hours of availability to supervise a resident at this time: Tuesday from 8-10 a.m; Thursday 8-10 a.m


Contact Details

Primary Office
11980 San Vicente Blvd, Suite 902
Los Angeles, CA 90049

Phone: (310) 826-1915

Fax: (310) 826-1975