Child and Adult Psychotherapy
Victoria Gutierrez-Kovner is a bilingual/bicultural Doctor of Psychology in Psychoanalysis (Psy.D.) and Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.) specializing in individual, couples and family therapy. She treats children, adolescents and adults and maintains a private practice in Pasadena, California.
With more than 30 years of counseling experience as a Private Practice Psychologist, a graduate of the Institute ofContemporary Psychoanalysis and the University of Southern California, Victoria combines her training as a psychoanalytic therapist and psychodynamic social worker to bring forth change and growth in a powerful and caring relational style.
Victoria treats a broad spectrum of clients from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds. She is fully bilingual in Spanish.
She is certified in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) which can be very effective with post traumatic stress disorder, and has had two years of training in Somatic Experiencing, a modality that facilitates healing by focusing on the sensory wisdom of the body.
Victoria has also provided a multitude of trainings for mental health organizations locally and nationally, as well as corporate organizations.
Some of her affiliations include: National Association of Social Workers, California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, San Gabriel Valley Psychological Association and the Glendale Latino Association.