Last updated: 6/30/2020

Dr Claire Vines , PsyD, DAPA, LMFT, TF-CBT, EBP (310) 578-6703
Last Updated: 6/30/2020
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Licensed Doctor of Psychology PsyD./ Psychotherapist/ Psychodynamic/ Psychoanalytic , Couples/ Individuals,/ Dual Diagnosis/ DAPA/ TF-CBT, Traumatology PTSD/ Developmental Traumatic Distress / Licensed/ EBP Certified

Gender: Female

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Online and Phone Services are available during this World Wide Challenging Heath crisis, Pandemic, at a fee with flexibility with phone and virtual online processing. I will guide you at finding the coping skills needed in reducing fears, anxiety, and depression, also connected to home isolation and solitude imposed and required for our protection. 

Stay Safe.

call: (310)578-6703


Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Child Abuse and Neglect Couple or Marital Issues Depression Dual Diagnosis Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Multicultural Issues Parenting Issues Personality Disorders Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Psychosomatic Self Abuse Stress Trauma/PTSD Traumatic Brain Injury Women's Issues Workplace Stress
Also serving:
Addictions/Substance Adoption/Foster Care Aging Anger Management Autism Spectrum Bipolar Disorders Bullying/Harassment Career/Employment Concerns Dementia Developmental Disability Dissociative Disorders Education/Personal Development Forensic Gender Identity Immigration/Newcomer Infertility Medication Management Memory Problems Men's Issues Neurological Neuropsychological Testing Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Phobias Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Sensory Processing Disorder Sexual Disorders Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Spiritual/Religious Concerns Suicidal Thoughts Tourette's Disorder
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Dr. Claire Vines, Psy.D. Clinical, Psychotherapist DAPA
4333 Admiralty Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
(310) 578-6703

Contact: Dr Claire Vines, PsyD.

Office Hours:
Mon10:30am – 6:00pm
Tue10:30am – 6:00pm
Wed10:30am – 6:00pm
Thu10:30am – 6:00pm
Fri10:30am – 4:00pm
Sat2:00pm – 4:00pm
SunBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: 3 hours

Dr Claire Vines PsyD Doctor of Psychology Clinical DAPA
4333 Admiralty Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
(310) 578-6703

Contact: Dr Claire Vines PsyD

Office Hours:
MonBy appointment
TueBy appointment
WedBy appointment
ThuBy appointment
FriBy appointment
SatBy appointment
SunBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: 3 hours

Psychology/ Psychotherapy Dr. Claire Vines, Psy.D.
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
(310) 578-6703

Contact: Dr Claire Vines Psy.D.

Office Hours:
Mon10:30am – 5:00pm
Tue10:30am – 5:30pm
Wed10:30am – 6:00pm
Thu10:30am – 6:00pm
Fri10:30am – 5:00pm
Sat10:30am – 5:00pm
Sun12:00pm – 4:00am
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 2 Days

Ability to Schedule Sessions Online
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Mobile Services (Van, etc.)
Online Therapy (email, live chat, video)
Telephone Counseling
Video Counseling (Zoom, Skype, etc.)
Weekend Office Hours


Years of Experience: 15

CA - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) [49270]
CA - Psychologist [49270]
CA - Chemical Dependency Professional [Seeking Safety]

Credentials and Certifications:
American Board of Professional Psychology (Clinical)
American Board of Professional Psychology (Family)
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Support Group Training
American Psychoanalytic Association
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
Art Therapist (ATR)
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
Board Certified Diplomate (BCD)
Board Certified Diplomate Certified in Practice with Children & Their Families
Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress (BCETS)
Certification in Cognitive Therapy (ACT)
Certified by American Academy of Traumatic Stress
Certified Child Specialist & Divorce Coach
Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC)
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
Certified Gestalt Therapist
Certified in Couples Counseling
Certified in Family Mediation
Certified in Family Therapy
Certified in Group Psychotherapy
Certified in Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy
Certified in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Certified Object Relations Couples Therapist
Certified Trauma Specialist (CTS)
Chemical Dependency Counseling, Professional, Fellow & Diplomate
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Diplomate American Psychotherapy Association
Diplomate Counseling Psychology
Diplomate in Professional Psychotherapy, IABMCP
Divorce Mediator
Expressive Therapist
Fellow & Diplomate American Board of Medical Psychotherapists
Fellow International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation
International Academy of Behavioral Medicine, Counseling & Psychotherapy
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)
Postgraduate Certificate Trauma Treatment
Professional Affiliate member of Division 56 (Trauma Psychology), APA
Suicide Prevention Specialist

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $230
Couples: $250
Group: $60
Family: $240

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
10 minute video session
Brief Phone Consultation
Information & Referral
Initial Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families

American Behavioral Human Behavior Associates
Behavioral Health Systems Managed Health Network
Blue Cross Network Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
Blue Shield (Shield Select and Blue Shield Preferred Provider Networks) Riverside County Foundation for Medical Care (PPO)
Health Net (PPO) TRICARE
Health Systems Management of America

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Children (6-12)
Specific populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted Caregivers Children of Divorce College Students Couples Immigrants/Refugees Interracial Families/Couples Single Parents Step Families
AIDS/HIV+ Alzheimer's Brain/Head Injured Cancer Patients Chronic Illness Disabled Entertainment Industry Gifted Grandparents Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Obese or Overweight Polyamorous Transgender Twins
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART) Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Advanced Integrative Therapy (AIT) Attention and Memory Testing Behavioral Coaching Cognitive Testing Cognitive/Behavioral Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Discernment Counseling Dream Work or Analysis Education Consultation Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT Tapping) Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Evaluation/Diagnostic Existential Psychotherapy Expressive Therapy Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Focusing Gottman Method Humanistic Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP) Internal Family Systems (IFS) Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Long-Term Mindfulness Based Approaches Narrative Therapy Nutrition Counseling Parent Guidance Person-Centered (Rogerian) Prevention Psycho-Educational Psychoanalysis Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Psychodynamic Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Traumatic Incident Reduction (TIR)
Other theoretical approaches:
Advocacy Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Art Therapy Body Centered Psychotherapy Case Management Crisis Intervention Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Eclectic Ericksonian Feminist Forensic Evaluation Genetic Counseling Geriatric Consultation Gestalt Guardian ad Litem Imago Relationship Therapy Information and Referral Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Jungian Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Motivational Interviewing Neuropsychological Testing or Consultation Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Psychological Testing and Evaluation Relational Relationship Development Intervention (RDI) Satir Sex Therapy Social Support Somatic Experiencing Systemic Transactional Analysis (TA) Transpersonal Psychology
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Individual Online Therapy Peer Support
Other methods:
Group Supervision/Consultation
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Buddhist Christian Hindu Jewish Muslim
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Alaskan Native Asian Italian
Arabic Armenian Brazilian Caribbean Haitian Hispanic Indian Irish Native American Pacific Islander Portuguese Russian
Professional Associations
American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress (AAETS) American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) American Psychological Association (APA) American Psychotherapy Association Association of Traumatic Stress Specialists (ATSS) National Coalition of Mental Health Professionals and Consumers (NCMHPC) National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology
Visual Narratives
A visual narrative, emotional freedom of expression group, often applying Jungian techniques, dream analysis, practicing using the less dominant hand in art expression, assisting in freeing the intuitive energies, attending to traumatic injury.
Group Focus: Interpersonal Relationships
Dual Diagnosis
Attachment Disorders
Group Status:
Group Type:
Self-Help (No Therapist)
Member Age: Adolescents (13-17)
Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Seniors (60 +)
Member Gender:
Relation to Focus:
Partners or Spouses
Location: Pending conference room
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Phone: (310) 578-6703
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on Friday