Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Urvi Natha

EDUCATION:

 

Baylor University- Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Alliant International University- Doctor of Psychology

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE:

 

  • Harbor UCLA Medical Center
  • Long Beach Mental Health Center
  • Pasadena City College
  • Private Practice
  • Malibu Horizon Treatment Center (Residential Rehab)
  • Inspire Malibu (Residential Rehab/PHP/Intensive Outpatient Programs)
  • Oceanside Psychology Clinic

CALIFORNIA BOARD OF PSYCHOLOGY LICENSE NUMBER:

 

PSY27868

BACKGROUND:

 

Dr. Natha received training in various settings such as Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Long Beach Mental Health, and a college campus (PCC) where she worked with a diverse and broad population of individuals with a variety of diagnoses and concerns. Dr. Natha was trained in advanced cognitive behavioral therapies at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. She worked with mothers who had substance abuse issues and conducted developmental testing with infants exposed to substances during pregnancy. Dr. Natha also contributed to research endeavors at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, where she conducted neuropsychological testing with adolescents diagnosed with HIV.

Her post-doctoral training took place at a Malibu rehab center (residential drug and alcohol rehab center) where she conducted individual, family, couples, and group therapy with individuals struggling with chemical dependency and dual diagnosis (anxiety, depression, loss and grief, and trauma). She gained private practice experience under the supervision of the clinical director during this time as well.

Dr. Natha was offered a management role as Acting Clinical Director at Inspire Malibu where she collaborated in developing (census) and structuring addiction treatment programs (Residential, PHP, and IOP) for the facility, managed clinical staff, and continued therapy with clients struggling with addiction and other co-occurring mental health disorders (trauma, anxiety, and depression).  During her time in the Malibu facilities, Dr. Natha had the pleasure of treating clients from all around the United States and abroad.

Dr. Natha now serves as a therapist and director in private practice at Oceanside Psychology Clinic. Dr. Natha also offers consultation services to addiction facilities and other industries in the Los Angeles area.