Dr. Lisa Phillips, Ph.D.
Dr. Phillips is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, and has extensive training in the most cutting edge scientific and evidence based treatments in psychology. She is an expert in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), an orientation that has been proven to provide patients with fast results. She successfully treats patients of all ages and specializes in the treatment of depression, anxiety, panic, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), and anger. Additionally, Dr. Phillips is experienced at treating several childhood disorders such as selective mutism, separation anxiety, oppositional defiant disorder, encopresis/enuresis, and Tourette’s Syndrome.
Dr. Phillips received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of Hawaii. She completed her clinical internship at USC Children’s Hospital and has practiced psychology for 12 years. In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Phillips teaches college level courses at local universities and trains other therapists in the delivery of CBT. Dr. Phillips is a Diplomate of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, an organization which sets the standard of excellence for CBT therapists.
Being from Sweden, Dr. Phillips has an international perspective and embraces diversity. She infuses optimism in every aspect of therapy and finds the process of psychotherapy personally rewarding. Dr. Phillips loves watching her clients grow and lead more fulfilling lives as a result of therapy.