Last updated: 3/3/2020

Darlene Basch, LCSW (323) 937-4974
Last Updated: 3/3/2020
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Body Psychotherapist Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:

I have successfully helped hundreds of people overcome daily anxiety, panic attacks and other challenges. I teach powerful, easy-to-learn techniques that can be utilized anytime, anywhere, giving immediate results. I have studied a variety of energetic modalities, integrating alternative healing traditions into my practice. I love working with families, parents, children, teens, millenials, as well as individuals and couples.  I am a Board Certificed Diplomate in Social Work, a Certified Practitioner and teacher of Integrative Body Psychotherapy and a State Certified Instructor of Somatic Psychotherapy. I also teach workshops on meditation, overcoming anxiety, parenting, relationships and more.

My work covers anxiety, panic attacks, post-traumatic stress syndrome, parenting, adolescence, school challenges, depression, bipolar concerns, sexual abuse, addictions, eating disorders, relationships, spirituality and Holocaust issues.

Please call for a free 10 minute consultation.

323-937-4974 or email

Focusing on:
Anxiety/Panic Disorders Couple or Marital Issues Family Issues Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Parenting Issues Pregnancy/Childbirth Sexual Abuse/Rape Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Trauma/PTSD
Also serving:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Adoption/Foster Care Aging Anger Management Asperger's Syndrome Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Autism Spectrum Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Child Abuse and Neglect Depression Dissociative Disorders Domestic Violence Eating Disorders Education/Personal Development Elder Abuse Gender Identity Grief/Loss Immigration/Newcomer Infant Mental Health Infertility Learning Disabilities Multicultural Issues Neurological Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Psychosomatic Self Abuse Sexual Disorders Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Sleep Disorders Spiritual Suicidal Thoughts Women's Issues
Office and Contact Information
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6310 San Vicente Blvd
Suite 350
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 937-4974

Office Hours:
Mon9:00am – 9:00pm
Tue9:00am – 5:00pm
Wed9:00am – 9:00pm
Thu9:00am – 9:00pm
Fri9:00am – 3:00pm
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 12 Hours
Weekends: 1 Day

Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Evening Office Hours
Telephone Counseling
Video Counseling (Zoom, Skype, etc.)


Years of Experience: 30

CA - LCSW [LCS9362]

Credentials and Certifications:
American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work (ABECSW)
Board Certified Diplomate (BCD)
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $160
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $225

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: No

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Information & Referral

AETNA (Open Choice) Beacon Health
AETNA (PPO) Beacon Health Options

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Young Adults (18-25)
Preschool (Under 6) Seniors (60 +)
Specific populations:
Cancer Patients Children of Divorce Chronic Illness College Students Gifted Step Families
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted Biracial Caregivers Diabetes Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Interracial Families/Couples Learning Disability Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Obese or Overweight Transgender Twins
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Body Centered Psychotherapy Holistic Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) Parent Guidance Satir Transpersonal Psychology
Other theoretical approaches:
Behavioral Biofeedback Body Work (Massage, Touch Therapy) Case Management Coaching Cognitive/Behavioral Contemplative Crisis Intervention Dream Work or Analysis Early Intervention (Birth to 3 years) Education Consultation EMDR Energy Therapy Ericksonian Existential Psychotherapy Feminist Focusing Geriatric Consultation Gestalt Humanistic Hypnosis Information and Referral Internal Family Systems (IFS) Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Long-Term Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Play Therapy Prevention Relational Sex Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Social Support Somatic Experiencing Spiritual Counseling Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Family Systems Individual
Other methods:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Peer Support Supervision/Consultation
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Buddhist Christian Hindu LDS/Mormon
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Armenian Asian Hispanic Irish Italian Native American Pacific Islander Russian
Professional Associations
EMDR International Association International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS) National Association of Social Workers (NASW)