Education & Certification

Licensed In
California

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

National Register Member Since
1982

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

Credentials/Memberships

    • 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: 562-433-5402 (Office)