Dr. Ernest Lotecka, PHD

Psychology •  Male • Age 77
Dr. Lotecka
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3639 4th Ave # 302 San Diego, CA 92103

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(858) 481-8827

Dr. Ernest Lotecka, PHD is a psychologist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania in 1968 and specializes in psychology, counseling, and more.

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Dr. Lotecka's conditions and procedures:

  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Marital Therapy
  • Panic Attack
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relationship Issues
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Stress
  • Stress Management

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Many years ago before he moved to San Diego I was a patient of Dr Lotecka. He had a very calming voice and was exellent even then at his profession.
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Care Philosophy

I emphasize a practical approach to supportive clients developing enjoyable effective solutions to life problems --without taking too much time. People have lots of inside knowledge and abilities that can be strengthened by dedicated consultative coaching..


  • Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Psychotherapy


Fellowship Hospital
Guidance Ctr
Residency Hospital
Union U
Duquesne University
Mendocino State Hosp
Internship Hospital
Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
Medical School
Drexel University
Undergraduate School

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