Education & Certification

Licensed In

Graduated From
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (1979)

National Register Member Since

Bernard Natelson, PsyD

25 years of private practice with Emphasis on Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, Hypnosis for Pain control, Marital and Family Therapy, EMDR for Phobias, Panic and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Mediation for Divorce or other Disputes.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Anxiety Disorder (e.g., generalized anxiety, phobia, panic or obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Couples Psychotherapy
  • Crisis Intervention or Disaster Intervention
  • Hypnosis or Hypnotherapy
  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Mood Disorder (e.g., depression, manic-depressive disorder)
  • PostTraumatic Stress Disorder or Acute Trauma Reaction
  • Stress Management or Pain Management

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Crisis Intervention/Disaster Relief
  • Anxiety (e.g., generalized anxiety, phobia, panic, obsessive-compulsive disorder)

Ages Served

  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)

Languages Spoken Other Than English

  • Spanish

Treatment Modalities

  • Existential/Humanistic/Interpersonal


    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists
    • Member, American Psychological Association
    • Member, Orange County Psychological Association
    • Member, Southern California Mediation Association

Fee Information/Office Policy

Upon request, fee provided by email or phone (sliding scale)

Office Hours: 9:00AM-8:30PM M, 1:00PM-8:30PM T & TH

Health Care Plan Participation

Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Value Options, Managed Health Network, Magellan, United Behavioral Health, Cigna.

Contact Information

Primary Contact

242 Termino Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90803
P: 562-818-1258 (Office)