Nicole Moshfegh, Psy.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist in California (PSY 27405), who specializes in psychotherapy and diagnostic assessment. Dr. Moshfegh has extensive experience evaluating and treating various mental health difficulties, such as mood, psychotic spectrum, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive, trauma-related, disruptive, and neurodevelopmental disorders in both adult and pediatric populations. Her expertise in the consideration of cross-cultural issues in the development of psychopathology proves invaluable to the assessment and treatment of individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds.
Dr. Moshfegh earned her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Pepperdine University, a program accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). She additionally holds a Master of Arts in Psychology from Pepperdine University and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Social Behavior with honors from the University of California, Irvine (UCI).
Dr. Moshfegh completed an APA accredited predoctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior. She completed additional training at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Pepperdine Community Counseling Clinics.
Dr. Moshfegh currently serves as the lead attending psychologist with the Behavioral Wellness Center (BWC) at the David Geffen School of Medicine (DGSOM) at UCLA, a behavioral health clinic offering services to DGSOM medical students, residents/fellows and graduate students. She previously served as an attending clinician and clinical instructor in the department of psychiatry at UCLA with both the Center for the Assessment and Prevention of Prodromal States (CAPPS) and the Child and Adolescent Mood Disorders Program (CHAMP), where she provided training and supervision of assessment and therapy to psychology and psychiatry doctoral trainees.
Dr. Moshfegh has published and presented at conferences and workshops in the areas of multicultural competence, well-being, and major mental illness. She has led research on the development of culturally competent wellness assessments and the treatment efficacy of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT).
Degree: PsyDCurrently Accepting Clients: YesSpecialties:
Approaches to Therapy:
- Multicultural Issues
- Relationship Issues
- CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy)
- Couples Therapy
- Individual Therapy
- Talk Therapy
Languages: EnglishClinic Setting: Individual Private PracticeTeletherapy Available: No
- Young adults
License & Certification
Licensed by State: YesCategory: PsychologistsState Licensing Board: CALicense #: PSY 27405License Type: Licensed Psychologist - LP
ADA Accessible: NoNear Public Transportation?: Yes
Currently Accepting Health Insurance?: Not AcceptedLow Cost Options: Sliding Scale