We found 13 providers with an interest in cognitive-behavioral therapy and who accept Aetna near Santa Monica, CA.

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Dr. Carl H Shubs, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
321 S. Beverly Drive; Suite 'l'
Beverly Hills, CA
 

Dr. Carl Shubs works as a psychologist. These areas are among his clinical interests: alcohol abuse, depression, and infidelity issues. Dr. Shubs takes several insurance carriers, including Magellan Health Services, MultiPlan, and Coventry. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. Joanne Patricia Barge, MEd, PhD
Specializes in Family Therapy, Psychology, Counseling
12011 San Vicente Boulevard; Suite 510
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Joanne Barge's areas of specialization are family therapy, psychology, and counseling. Clinical interests for Dr. Barge include crisis intervention, depression, and infertility. Dr. Barge is in-network for Aetna, Self-Pay/Uninsured, and L.A. Care Health Plan insurance. She is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy

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Dr. Jennifer Anne Boisvert, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
9350 Wilshire Boulevard; Suite 203
Beverly Hills, CA
 

Dr. Jennifer Boisvert is a psychologist in Beverly Hills, CA and Long Beach, CA. Her clinical interests include depression, phobias, and immigration issues. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Boisvert takes. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Men's Health Issues, Feminist Therapy, Eating ... (Read more)

Specializes in Psychology
2730 Wilshire Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. Alan Clark specializes in psychology and practices in Santa Monica, CA. His clinical interests include crisis intervention, behavior therapy, and depression. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and GEHA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Clark accepts. Dr. Clark welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

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Specializes in Psychology
1328 Westwood Boulevard; #24
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Jonibeth Whitney is a psychologist in Los Angeles, CA. Her areas of expertise include the following: depression, meditation, and parenting issues. She is in-network for Aetna, Self-Pay/Uninsured, and Medicare insurance. Dr. Whitney has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

All Interests: Depression, Diagnostic Evaluation, Psychodynamic Therapy, Asperger's Syndrome, Meditation, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Psychology
1137 2nd Street; #109
Santa Monica, CA
 

Dr. David Mann's area of specialization is psychology. Dr. Mann's areas of expertise include depression, phobias, and humanistic psychotherapy. He accepts Magellan Health Services, PacifiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Men's Health Issues, Education, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Personality ... (Read more)

Specializes in Psychology
2001 S. Barrington Avenue; Suite 211
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Rochelle Reno's specialty is psychology. Clinical interests for Dr. Reno include depression, phobias, and existential psychotherapy. She honors Magellan Health Services, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

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Specializes in Psychology
10811 Washington Boulevard; Suite 280
Culver City, CA
 

Dr. Alana Wyatt's area of specialization is psychology. Clinical interests for Dr. Wyatt include behavioral medicine, crisis intervention, and adoption issues. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and more. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Wyatt's office for an appointment.

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Specializes in Psychology
10921 Wilshire Boulevard; Suite 610
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Cheryl Kempinsky specializes in psychology. In her practice, she is particularly interested in chronic mental illness, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), and anxiety disorders. She accepts Magellan Health Services, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

All Interests: Chronic Mental Illness, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Anxiety Disorders

Nancy D Sisti, MA
Specializes in Family Therapy
530 Wilshire Boulevard; Suite 310
Santa Monica, CA
 

Ms. Nancy Sisti specializes in family therapy. Her areas of expertise include depression, body dysmorphic disorder, and person-centered therapy. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Ms. Sisti takes. She welcomes new patients.

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All Interests: Depression, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Infidelity Issues, Phobias, Employee Assistance Program, Gay ... (Read more)

Cynthia Ann Henrie
Specializes in Family Therapy
1460 7th Street; Suite 206
Santa Monica, CA
 

Ms. Cynthia Henrie's area of specialization is family therapy. Her areas of expertise include alcohol abuse, depression, and suicide. Her average rating from her patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. Ms. Henrie is an in-network provider for Aetna insurance.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

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Andrea Von Troschke
Specializes in Family Therapy
11911 San Vicente Boulevard; Suite 242
Los Angeles, CA
 

Ms. Andrea Von Troschke specializes in family therapy and practices in Los Angeles, CA. Areas of expertise for Ms. Von Troschke include depression, eclectic therapy, and adjustment disorders. She honors Aetna insurance. In addition to English, she speaks German. New patients are welcome to contact Ms. Von Troschke's office for an appointment.

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Lauren E Kerwin
801 2nd Street; 101
Santa Monica, CA
 

Ms. Lauren Kerwin's areas of expertise include the following: alcohol abuse, depression, and suicide. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Shield, Anthem, and Blue Cross. Her practice is open to new patients.

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What is Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)?

Cognitive-behavioral therapy, or CBT, is a form of psychotherapy or treatment for mental illness. It comes in a variety of methods, but the basic concept behind all CBT is the same -- our thoughts cause our feelings, which cause our actions. If we wish to change problematic behaviors or emotions in our lives, we need to start by changing our thoughts. CBT examines ideas and looks for patterns that may be causing harmful actions. The therapist helps patients modify those thought patterns and, in doing so, helps them feel better and cope more effectively.

CBT is one of the most widely studied forms of psychotherapy, and it has been shown to be extremely effective for a variety of mental illnesses. Some of the issues that respond well to CBT include mood disorders, personality disorders, eating disorders, substance abuse, sleep disorders, and psychotic disorders. In some cases, CBT has been shown to be as effective or even more effective than medication. One of the interesting things that the scientific study of CBT has shown is that CBT actually changes the way the brain works, physically improving its function.

CBT differs from traditional psychotherapy is a few key ways. One of the most important distinctions is the emphasis on the power and responsibility of the patient in CBT. The patient will be encouraged to be the one asking the questions in CBT therapy, and most patients are assigned homework to complete outside of therapy sessions. There is a concept in CBT that we all have the power to change how we feel, even if we cannot control the situation, and this can be very empowering for patients. Because of this power shift, the therapist-client relationship is not as critical to success in CBT as it is in other modes of therapy. Patients should still get along well with their therapists, but they do not need a deep, dependant emotional connection to them. Finally, because CBT often treats a specific issue or problem, it is usually shorter in duration than traditional therapy. While some therapies may continue for years, CBT lasts on average just 16 sessions.
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