• About Me

    Lauren Costine, Ph.D., “Dr. Lauren” is a Licensed Psychologist, author, relationship and women’s empowerment coach.

    Dr. Lauren sees clients who are dealing with depression, mood disorders, anxiety, addictions (substances, love, food, digital), parents with adult children who suffer from addictions, women who are dealing with big and small traumas (sexual, emotional, physical), life-transitions (breakups, divorce, peri and postmenopausal, empty-nest syndrome) self-esteem, the famous inner critic and LGBTQ-issues.

    Dr. Lauren sees clients in Beverly Hills and Woodland Hills. She created an online relationship-coaching program and is frequently asked to present at conferences and workshops all over the country. She also enjoys writing, teaching, and consulting for treatment centers, court-cases, and empirically based studies.

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  • Overview
    Degree: PhD
    Currently Accepting Clients: Yes
    Specialties:
    • Addiction
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Trauma
    Approaches to Therapy: CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy)
    Services Offered:
    • Couples Therapy
    • Individual Therapy
    Ages Accepted:
    • Young adults
    • Adults
    Languages: English
    Clinic Setting: Individual Private Practice
    Teletherapy Available: Yes
  • License & Certification
    Licensed by State: Yes
    Category: Psychologists
    State Licensing Board: CA
    License #: 22916
    License Type: Licensed Psychologist - LP
  • Experience
    Extended Biography :

    Lauren Costine, Ph.D., “Dr. Lauren” is a Licensed Psychologist, author, relationship and women’s empowerment coach.

    After getting sober 20 years ago, Dr. Lauren decided she wanted to follow in her own therapist’s footsteps after discovering the immense benefits she had received from her own therapy. Enrolling in Antioch in September 1999 and continuing onto her doctorate at Pacifica Graduate Institute in clinical psychology with an emphasis in depth psychology she completed her dissertation in 2007 and then becoming licensed in 2009.

  • My Office
    ADA Accessible: Yes
    Near Public Transportation?: Yes
    Closest Bus/Train Stop:

    Ventura / Del Moreno

  • Payment
    Currently Accepting Health Insurance?: Not Accepted
    Low Cost Options: Sliding Scale
  • Crisis Therapy Project
    Pro Bono Sessions Available for: Shootings or Attacks
    Description of Pro Bono Service Services:

    I have one spot available in my schedule for an individual who was affected by the attack at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, CA.