Dr. Friedman is certified by the American Group Psychotherapy Association, a registered psychiatric nurse with a doctorate in Child Development, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California and New York, and has over 25 years of psychotherapy experience.


    Tailored Treatment

    Dr. Friedman works with an array of patients, ranging from adolescents to seniors, offering tailored counseling services and settings. Options include one-on-one individual therapy, couples therapy or group therapy.

    Examples of topics addressed in therapy include:

    • Anger management
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Economic and employment concerns
    • Processing grief and loss
    • Parenting techniques and challenges
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Improving relationships

    Professional & Personable

    Certified by the American Group Psychotherapy Association and affiliated with the California Association for Marriage and Family, Dr. Friedman has over 25 years of psychotherapy experience. Her approach is friendly and personable. She listens, adds insight, and offers compassionate, practical feedback based on her years of experience and extensive training.

    Dr. Friedman's additional affiliations include:

    • The American Association for Marriage and Group Therapy
    • The American Association of Group Therapy

    Office Locations

    Dr. Friedman maintains her primary office in Santa Monica, California and a secondary office in New York City. Although she is based in California, Dr. Friedman has experience working with individual patients through online sessions using Skype.