Pamela D. Elfenbaum, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Dr. Pamela Elfenbaum received her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from USC, her Masters in Public Health from UCLA, and her B.A. in Psychology from UC Berkeley. Dr. Elfenbaum completed her internship at UCLA Counseling and Psychological Services and a post-doctoral fellowship at Loyola Marymount University. Dr. Elfenbaum also received specialized training in Mind/Body Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and also completed couples training through the Gottman Institute. She has extensive research and consulting experience in evidenced based practices, binge drinking and tobacco and other drug use, and health promotion and prevention programs.
Her clinical experience is wide-ranging including training at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Didi Hirsch Mental Health Center, and Cedars Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Elfenbaum uses a CBT focus and specializes in treatment of adults with anxiety and mood disorders, couples/relationships, stress management (e.g. sleep, work or family life distress, work/life balance) and mind/body medicine. Dr. Elfenbaum currently has openings for individual therapy clients and will be starting a sleep group shortly. Dr. Elfenbaum is able to offer flexible therapy hours.