Education & Certification
Wayne State University (1984)
National Register Member Since
Cheryl Anisman, PhD
I am a Clinical Psychology holding a PhD, and have been in clinical practice for over 30 years. I am a humanist with grounding in Psychodynamic Theory. I primarily work with adults and adolescents dealing with anxiety, depression, relationship, and self esteem issues. I empowering my clients using a variety of modalities including humor, meditative practices, and guided imagery. One of my areas of expertise is in Couples Therapy and have been trained in the Gottman approach. I am an LGBT affirmative therapist. I am a Professor who teaches aspiring therapists, and as a result stay current with the latest research.
Areas of Expertise
- Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)
- Individual Psychotherapy
- Gender Issues (e.g., gender roles and equality, prejudice, male vulnerability and masculinity, feminist principles)
- Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
- LGBT Issues (e.g., workplace, academic or personal discrimination, stigma, gender assignment evaluation, gender identity)
American Psychological Association
National Register of Health Service Psychologists
Canadian Register of Health Service Providers
Fee Information/Office Policy
Office Hours: M/W/F
Feel free to contact me by phone or email.
Health Care Plan Participation
I do not accept insurance.
7229 Fay Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037
P: 716-510-5336 (Office)