Dr. Irene Fruchtbaum, PHD

Dr. Irene Fruchtbaum, PHD

Clinical Psychology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Irene Fruchtbaum, PHD is a clinical psychologist in Encino, CA. She specializes in clinical psychology, psychology, and more.Read her story

17777 Ventura Blvd Ste 105

Encino, CA 91316

Contact Information

(213) 908-1234

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Fruchtbaum's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fruchtbaum "Dr. Irene Fruchtbaum, PhD., QME, Clinician (Lic # PSY18821)…is a licensed, clinical psychologist with over 25 years of experience in psychology and psychotherapy with individuals, family and groups. Over the years, Dr. Fruchtbaum was involved in private practice as well as numerous pro-bono projects including organizing a counseling program for Soviet immigrants, providing lectures and seminars for parents on issues of teenage substance abuse and behavior problems. Dr. Fruchtbaum earned her doctoral degree at UCLA and completed three years of extensive post-doctoral training at Vista Del Mar Mental Health Center, where she provided clinical assessment, school consultation, individual, play and group therapy with primary focus on family therapy. Dr. Fruchtbaum specializes in treating a wide range of mental health issues including stress management, relationship issues, anxiety and mood disorders, utilizing a wide variety of techniques including CBT and motivational interviewing. In addition, for the last 6 years Dr. Fruchtbaum performed medical-legal evaluations for workers compensation applicants. Dr. Fruchtbaum provides therapy in English and Russian."
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6  Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Adult Clinical Psychology
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology
  • Qualified Medical Examiner

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Fruchtbaum does not have any board certifications listed.

6  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Rostov State University, Ussr
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

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Dr. Fruchtbaum's Reviews

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3 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Dr. Fruchtbaum'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 was a patient of Dr. Fruchtbaum and recommend her to my friends and family along with any other person seeking exceptional treatment for psychological issues, including pressing or persistent problems like those she treated me for. She was able to determine the issues leading to my anxiety and...more
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Love Dr. Fruchtbaum. Had seen several psychologists before her but none had anywhere near her drive and dedication to help me with my issues. 5/5
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