Dr. Ari Novick, PHD

Dr. Ari Novick, PHD

Marriage & Family Therapy  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Ari Novick, PHD is a marriage & family therapist in Laguna Beach, CA. He specializes in marriage & family therapy, counseling, and more.Read his story

333 3rd St Ste 4

Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Contact Information

(949) 715-2694

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Dr. Novick's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Novick "Dr. Novick is straight forward, upbeat and has a direct style. His primary treatment approach is CBT therapy but he also uses techniques from other theoretical orientations. Clients find him to have a good sense of humor, and easily relate to him. He works well with both adults and teens and sees clients for a variety of issues. His primary specialty is anger and stress management, but also sees clients for anxiety, relationship, depression and parenting challenges. Dr. Novick is also sought out as a corporate coach, expert speaker and provides executive coaching."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Novick "Dr. Novick is direct, empathic, caring and gives very concrete feedback to his patients.  He has a good sense of humor and makes the therapy experience upbeat and enjoyable.  Patient care and safety is most important to Dr. Novick and he will make appropriate referrals when necessary."

17  Specialties

  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Addiction Psychology
  • ADHD Parent Coaching
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Adult Psychology
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Family Planning
  • Grief and Bereavement
  • Group Counseling
  • Individual Counseling
  • Life Coaching
  • Men's Health Psychology
  • Psychology
  • Women's Health Psychology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Novick does not have any board certifications listed.

9  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Ucsb
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • California Graduate Institute
    Other Education | Completed 2006
  • Pepperdine University
    Other Education | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Novick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Novick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Novick to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Novick's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had several coaching session with Dr. Novick that proved to be very effective for me in learning how to change my behavior with others. He is direct, compassionate and provides useful tools. Great doctor.
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Wonderful doctor, great clinical skills, super direct and gave very concrete ways of changing some of my very problematic behavior. I give Dr. Ari Novick the highest recommendation possible....and I've seen a lot of therapists.
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