Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behavior, according to the American Psychological Association. Psychology is a multifaceted discipline and includes many sub-fields of study such areas as human development, sports, health, clinical, social behavior, and cognitive processes.

An LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. These professionals work in a wide variety of settings to provide emotional support, mental health evaluations, therapy, and case management services to people experiencing psychological, emotional, medical, social, and/or familial challenges.

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Dr. Robi Ludwig is a nationally known psychotherapist and award-winning reporter. She received the 2020 Best of Manhattan Award in the Mental Health Practitioner category by the Manhattan Award Program. Dr. Ludwig has been appearing on broadcast media since 1997 and is sought after for her psychological insights on a wide range of topics. She is currently the Executive Producer and Host of a Facebook Live Show called Talking Live on Facebook Watch right in the heart of Times Square, where she interviews prominent and pro-social personalities of the day weekly.

Dr. Ludwig is a regular on Nightline, CNN, Headline News and The Fox News Channel where she talks about psychological/lifestyle issues as well as the criminal mind. She also appears on national shows such as Daily Mail TV, 20/20, The Tamron Hall Show, The View, Fox and Friends, Wendy Williams, Neil Cavuto helping audiences and guests alike to understand the complexities of the human condition.

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Dr. Seda Gragossian has spent several years working closely with patients suffering from a broad spectrum of addictions. Rather than addressing the addiction as a stand-alone condition, Dr. Gragossian’s treatment consists of full examination of all the factors that might have contributed to the abuse of a substance.

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With over 25 years of experience in her profession, with over 23 years in private practice, Dr. McWhorter specializes in a large variety of psychological issues that include adults with post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD), grief, depression, anxiety, and more, as well as victims of emotional physical, and sexual abuse. Prior to entering private practice in 1998, she was employed as a Staff Psychologist for a managed care company where she supervised approximately 10 therapists located through Utah, Nevada, and the Southwestern portion of Wyoming.

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Dr. Filizetti is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in San Diego, California. She earned her Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Family and Children at Alliant International University, California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego. She earned her bachelors degree in Therapeutic and Community Psychology from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, CA.

Patient Preferred Clinical Psychologist

Susan Elizabeth Scatena, PHD is a clinical psychologist in Dublin, CA. The provider is a psychologist who provides continuing and comprehensive mental and behavioral health care for individuals and families; consultation to agencies and communities; training, education and supervision; and research-based practice. It is a specialty in breadth -- one that is broadly inclusive of severe psychopathology -- and marked by comprehensiveness and integration of knowledge and skill from a broad array of disciplines within and outside of psychology proper. 

Dr. Susan Elizabeth Scatena, Ph.D


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Nourit Korzennik is a compassionate and empathetic psychologist and psychotherapist assisting her patients in Torrance, CA. Dr. Korzennik is a member of the American Psychological Association, the California Psychological Association, and the Los Angeles County Psychological Association. She is trilingual, speaking English, French, and Polish fluently. Dr. Korzennik has been providing care and assistance to her patients since 1983, and it is her passion to instill within her patients the tools that her patients need to fulfill themselves.

Dr. Nourit Korzennik, Ph.D TORRANCE, CA

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Danielle Enfield has been selected to represent the state of California for Psychology. An emerging doctoral professional in the field of Clinical Forensic Psychology, Danielle Enfield's current clinical interests include the prison population and forensic assessments.

Dr. Danielle Enfield, Psy.D


Patient Preferred Cognitive Behavior Therapist

Dr. Marmaros has a Masters and PhD in mental health counseling with teaching, research, and extensive clinical experience. Her combined training has given her the tools to best determine and implement the appropriate treatment approach based on unique needs. With specialized training in several evidenced-based treatments, Dr. Marmaros holds expertise in the treatment of a wide range of anxiety disorders. Through the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, Dr. Marmaros is a certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapist (CBT) and uses this gold standard treatment to address a variety of psychological concerns.

Dr. Kayla Marmaros, LCSW


Patient Preferred Psychotherapist

Dr. Ruthie Norman, LICSW is independently licensed in the state of Massachusetts and holds both a clinical doctoral degree and masters degree in social work. She has a decade of experience providing therapeutic treatment services and has been in private practice since 2016. Dr. Norman’s clinical area of focus and training is in Trauma work. She has spent the last  7+ years providing Trauma Focused Specialized Treatment. Dr. Norman has extensive training in evidenced-based practices and treatment modalities.

Dr. Ruthie Norman, LICSW


Patient Preferred Speech Language Pathologist

Currently participates in adult-geriatric care through independently planned treatments, collaboration with physical and occupational therapy, conversing with nurses and doctors throughout care, and documenting progress to aid in habilitative care or preparing the patient for returning home.

Bailey graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Baylor University in 2016. Furthering her education she graduated with a Master of Science in Communication Sciences & Disorders - Speech Pathology in 2017. She holds certification as a Speech-Language Pathology.

Dr. Bailey Wren Scruggs, CCC-SLP


Patient Preferred Psychotherapist / Life Coach

Dr. Martha Latz, LMFT is a Senior Psychotherapist and Life/Relationship Coach (owner) at A Unique Therapy Center in Boca Raton, Florida. With 27 years of experience, she has been offering and providing an emotionally supportive environment for individuals and their loved ones through life challenging transitions. She believes that the way to achieving these transitions in our lives is through psychotherapy and coaching models designed for specific individual situations.

Dr. Martha Latz, LMFT 


Patient Preferred Speech Language Pathologist

Experienced Bilingual SLP skilled in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Populations, pediatrics, adults, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Social Services, assessment, Interventions, Public Speaking, and Management. Strong healthcare services professional with a Master's degree focused in Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist from University of Colorado Boulder.


Patient Preferred Mental Health Counselor

"Life can be very challenging and demanding at times and can often leave us feeling confused, lonely, depressed, and anxious. I believe that addressing our mental health and emotional well being is as important as taking care of our physical health. I am a Bilingual (English/Spanish) Licensed Mental Health Counselor providing compassionate, empathetic and culturally competent counseling services. I have extensive knowledge in addiction disorders, anxiety disorders, and mood disorders. I believe in a strength based approach that is holistic and guided by the individual needs of the person."

Mario E. Arrendell, LMHC


Patient Preferred Professional Counselor

"The therapeutic relationship is the foundation of a client's well-being in therapy. It is my goal to build this relationship and empower my clients to live a fulfilled life. I help clients grow and change through a client-centered approach. However, I use a variety of techniques to guide and support clients through life's challenges. I am a Veteran with experience working with other Veterans in inpatient and outpatient settings."

Patricia J. Harris, LPC


Patient Preferred Professional Counselor

Theresa Ann Alkire, M.ED, LPC, has been selected to represent the state of North Carolina for professional counseling in Psychology. She is affiliated with Bay Psychiatric Associates in Jacksonville, North Carolina. She is a licensed professional counselor.

Theresa Ann Alkire, M.ED, LPC JACKSONVILLE, NC

Patient Preferred Psychologist

"I am trained in EMDR for relief of trauma and both behavioral and psychodynamic/talking therapies which emphasize positive habits, good health and personal insight. Any change starts from within and sometimes we all need another perspective to grasp the whole picture so that problems or obstacles can be sensibly, sensitively and effectively handled. I work from a strengths-based orientation whereby the talents, skills, and interests can be identified."

Joyce Thatcher, NCSP, Lic, Ed


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