Education & Certification

Licensed In

Graduated From
University of Notre Dame (1974)

National Register Member Since

George J. Lough II, PhD

I have been in practice for 40 years helping individuals and couples. My own experiences growing up in a dysfunctional family, as well as my extensive education, training, and university teaching have all informed my counseling practice.

Learn more about me on my website:

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)
  • Anxiety (e.g., generalized anxiety, phobia, panic, obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • PTSD/Traumatic Response (e.g., combat stress, loss, injury, sexual assault)
  • Adult and Aging Issues (e.g., menopause, retirement, elder care)

Ages Served

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

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment
  • Existential/Humanistic/Interpersonal


  • APA Lifetime Member

Fee Information/Office Policy

Daytime office hours 8 am to 6 pm, Monday – Friday.

Insurance Plans

Does Not Accept Insurance

Contact Information

Primary Contact

12444 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 206
Studio City, CA 91604
P: 818-980-0606 (Office)
F: 818-980-0606