Therapist Profile

Name:
Lisa W. Cobey, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
11500 W. Olympic Blvd. Ste 420 Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone:
(310) 403-9815
Website:
License Number
LMFT44050
Practicing Since:
2006
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I utilize strength-based treatment, such as building one’s “toolbox” or set of coping, assertiveness, and communication skills, and incorporate outside supports to enhance the therapeutic process. I work with children, teens, families and individuals and utilize a solution-focused perspective. I incorporate enjoyable activities in session to use at home to help with the healing and self-care process.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Saturdays in West LA
Services
Clinical treatment has included: cultivating a more harmonious parent-child or sibling relationship, identifying developmental delays and the need for early intervention, helping children build stronger friendships and family relationships including dealing with peer pressure and bullying, developing strategies with parents to increase their child’s compliance, self-soothing strategies, and self-esteem, guiding teenagers to establish more independence and responsibility, and assisting adults with relationships, life transitions, self-growth, mood/anxiety issues, and time management skills. Other concerns I can assist with include: learning disorders, impulsivity and poor attention span, families going through trauma, divorce, single parenting, foster care, adoption, chronic illness, medical conditions, and grief/loss. Additional services include: *Parent, child, teen and teacher workshops and support groups (e.g., social skills, grief/loss, behavior management and classroom accommodations) * Assisting parents in advocating for their child’s needs in the school environment * Preparing for and attending Individual Education Plan meetings *Navigating regional center services and early intervention/preschool special education
Insurance
Private Pay, PPO, Superbill provided, Sliding Scale, Victims of Crime
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
Yes
Offers Teletherapy
Phone

Education

Degrees
B.A., Psychology M.A., Clinical Psychology

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Anger Management
Anxiety
Aspergers Syndrome
Assertiveness Training
Attachment Therapy
Autism
Children
Childhood Trauma
Divorce/Dissolution
Families
Group Therapy
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Infertility/Adoption/Pregnancy
Individual
Learning Disabilities
Parenting
Persons With Disabilities
Play Therapy
PsychoEducational
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Trauma
Victims of Crime

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Attachment
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Process
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Jewish, Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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