Suzanne Ruth Engelman, PhD

With over 30 years of experience Dr. Engelman is on the medical staffs of two local hospitals where she assists physicians’ referrals to her out patient health psychology practice in Laguna Niguel, CA in managing the emotional aspects of their chronic and life threatening illnesses. Dr. Engelman utilizes a mindfulness based cognitive approach to helping patients cope with their stress, pain, anxiety and depression. She also utilizes biofeedback, visualization, dream work, hypnosis, and other mind-body relaxation tools to help people reduce their pain, suffering, and to further heal the aspects of their lives which are troubling.

Practice Overview

  • California — 00007977
  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Career and Life Adjustments
  • Medical Diagnosis Adjustment
  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)
  • Psychodynamic Treatment

Professional Affiliations

  • National Register of Health Service Psychologists
  • St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA

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