Therapist Profile

Donna El-Armale, M.A.
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5855 Green Valley Cir Ste 210 Culver City, CA 90230 USA
(323) 692-8290
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Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Therapy is exercise for your mind. I want to work with you, stretching your mind to see the roadblocks in life from a different viewpoint. I am here to work with you to find new ways around those roadblocks. I work with you to identify what does work, what's not working and what keeps you from doing what works. I help you to discover new coping tools that you can take with you and use for new challenges that you face. Many issues come down to experiencing grief and loss - whether it's loss of job security, loss of a friendship/relationship, your health, or actual death. I work with you to integrate these experiences into your life so you don’t stay stuck. I also have experience working with those who have experienced trauma, depression, anxiety, acculturation challenges, stress management and health care concerns. I have extensive experience working with teens and adults. Home visits are available when the client is unable to travel due to health. Call today for a FREE 15 minute consultation.

About My Practice

Office Hours
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Counseling for Individuals, Couples, Family, Teens, and Children
Blue Shield, Blue Shield of CA, Cigna, Most PPO's and Indemnity, Other, Out-of-Network coverage, Private Pay, PPO, Superbill provided, Sliding Scale, Tricare, Victims of Crime
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


M.A., Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, Phillips Graduate Institute, 2003

Area of Specialty

Anger Management
Career Stress and Changes
Communication Skills
Depression/Clinical Depression
Group Therapy
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Interracial Couples
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Telephone/Online Therapy
Terminally Ill
Victims of Crime
Women's Issues


Theoretical Orientation
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Languages Spoken
Middle Eastern


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