Youth Stress and Mood Program


The YSAM program focuses on depression and suicide prevention. Services are designed for children and adolescents who have problems with depression, emotion regulation, suicidality, and/or self-injurious behavior.

YSAM offers the following services:

  • Intake assessments
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectical-Behavioral Therapy Skills Groups
  • Family Education, Treatment, & Support
  • Referrals for specialized procedures and/or ongoing care



"I just want to say thank you again from my daughter and I for all your help.  I am happy to share that my daughter is doing well overall. She has been accepted at University and has started working. While problems do occur at times, she is able to handle them much better.  We will always be grateful for having been in your program. It is amazing how instrumental the program is for improving family relationships. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!"

For an appointment, please call us at (310)-794-4962.

300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 3300.

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