Therapist Profile

Name:
Mauri L. Heller, PsyD
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
3151 Airway Avenue, K-240 Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4628
Phone:
(714) 772-7975
Website:
www.mlheller.net
License Number
LMFT40296
Practicing Since:
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Dr. Mauri-Lynne Heller is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Psychoanalyst in private practice in the Newport Beach area of Southern California. Specializing in creativity, trauma; phase of life and human development issues, she treats adolescents, young adults and adults; couples, individuals and small groups.

A graduate of the University of California, Irvine, Pepperdine University and Newport Psychoanalytic Institute, Dr. Heller is a member of the Newport Center for Psychoanalytic Studies, where she is also on faculty and an active member of the Writing and Research Task Force and Speaker's Bureau.

A regular contributor to the online Health and Fitness and Blog Pages of the Orange Counter Register, her column, "Inside Out" uses current events to explore psychological issues from a psychoanalytic perspective and appears twice monthly.

Dr. Heller offers group or individual consultation to interns, students and licensed therapists seeking to deepen the nature of their clinical work. She is also a writing/editorial consultant.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Daytime and evening hours available.
Services
Psychotherapy and psychoanalysis for adolscents, young adults and adults; couples, individuals and small groups Specialized psychoanalytic therapy for clinical therapists Private consultation and study groups for licensed therapists and interns seeking to deepen the quality of their clinical work Writing and editorial consultation for individuals developing and refining their creative skills
Insurance
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
Psy.D., Psychoanalysis, Newport Psychoanalytic Institute, 2009 M.A., Clinical Psychology, Pepperdine University, 1997 B.A., Social Ecology, UC Irvine, 1976

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
Adolescents
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
Critical Incident Stress Management
Couples
Creativity
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Eating Disorders
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Men's Issues
Other
Persons With Disabilities
Personality Disorders
Psychoanalysis
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Rape Victims
Relationships
Trauma
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Intersubjective
Psychoanalytic
Psychodynamic
Self Psychology
Certifications
Certification in Dynamic Psychology, Newport Psychoanalytic Institute, 2003
Languages Spoken
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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