clinical psychologist


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clinical psychologist

n.
A person who is trained and licensed to diagnose and treat people with mental disorders.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clinical psychologist - a therapist who deals with mental and emotional disordersclinical psychologist - a therapist who deals with mental and emotional disorders
healer, therapist - a person skilled in a particular type of therapy
Coue, Emile Coue - French psychotherapist who claimed that if one imagined one was getting better, one would get better (1857-1926)
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Courtney Jacobs, a clinical psychologist with practices in Newhall and Encino, has treated a number of people suffering from anxiety disorders and obsessive-compulsive behavior, conditions that often involve excessive attention to one's appearance.
Shaw is a clinical psychologist with a private practice in Los Angeles, California.
When they turn, they all turn the same way, and you'll see a burst of green suddenly flashing yellow,'' said bird-watcher Louise Epps, a clinical psychologist who is second vice president in the San Fernando Valley Audubon Society.
The West Hills-based charity was founded by Ross Porter, a licensed clinical psychologist, and his wife, Jenni, the parents of a 10-year-old special-needs son, John Michael.
Sanders also held the positions of chief clinical psychologist of the Hennepin County Family and Children's Mental Health Program and senior clinical psychologist of the Hennepin County Mental Health Center.
95), clinical psychologist Neil Bernstein helps parents move to the middle ground.
Polonsky is an internationally known, Yale-trained clinical psychologist, certified diabetes educator, associate clinical professor at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), and author of "Diabetes Burnout: What to Do When You Can't Take It Anymore".
It's a combination of anxiety and depression,'' said Ross, a clinical psychologist and the son of Los Angeles Dodger announcer Ross Porter.
Davis and clinical psychologist Mara Tesler Stein addresses dealing with powerful and painful emotions associated with being the parent of a premature child, physical recovery from difficult childbirth, forming bonds with one's baby when it must be kept in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), dealing with the difficulties of discharge, homecoming, and settling in, observing one's child for evidence of disabilities and coping with them, and also, how to deal with the loss of a child.
Anthony, PhD, a clinical psychologist and author in Aspen, CO, and a member of the Lindi Skin Scientific Advisory Board, said that the self-esteem of cancer patients can suffer over the holidays.
Clinical psychologist Ari Levy, executive director of programs and services at the Santa Clarita Child and Family Center, said a disaster as traumatic as Hurricane Katrina can leave people disoriented and edgy.

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