Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD

PsychologyFemale

Dr. Smith-Marder
Accepting new patients

Paula Smith-Marder, Ph.D.

10921 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90024

Make an Appointment

(310) 824-5886

Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD is a Psychologist in Los Angeles, CA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Alliant University medical school in 1978. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Smith-Marder to book an appointment.

Healthgrades Provider Compare™

Quickly compare more Psychologists in your area

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Low Wait Times
    Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.
  • Trustworthy
    Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check if Dr. Smith-Marder treats your condition or procedure

Dr. Smith-Marder's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Grief
  • Marital and Family Psychotherapy
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Smith-Marder accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(310) 824-5886

Dr. Smith-Marder accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze 60 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze 60 D HDHP (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA EPO
Bronze 60 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Bronze 60 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Bronze 60 HDHP (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
Bronze 60 HDHP AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Pathway EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold 80 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Gold 80 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold 80 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
Minimum Coverage D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Minimum Coverage EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X - EPO Network-CA
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum 90 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA HMO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver 70 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO Off Exchange-CA
Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 87 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 94 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Vivity Behavioral Health Network-CA
Vivity-CA HMO

Dr. Smith-Marder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith-Marder

4.0

Based on 3 ratings

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(2)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
33.333333333333336%
(1)
1 Star
0%
(0)
healthgrades logo

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Smith-Marder?
(Select your rating)
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (2)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (2)
  • Explained conditions well (2)
What could be improved
    Reply Flag
    Paula was OK, but she's certainly not the best therapist around. Her sessions are unproductive. She really likes to ask "why" for everything instead of focusing on helpful advice. She also believes dreams have some sort of esoteric meaning, which is so ridiculous it's laughable.
    What went well
    No results
    What could be improved
    No results
    7 people found this helpful
    Helpful
    May 30, 2019
    ×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD?

    Leave a review

    How was your experience with Dr. Smith-Marder?

    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD is a Psychologist in Los Angeles, CA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Alliant...Read more

    Specialties

    • Psychology
    • Marriage & Family Therapy
    • Psychotherapy

    Education

    1999
    C. G. Jung Institute Of Los Angeles
    1978
    Alliant University
    Medical School
    1977
    Springfield State Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1976
    C.G. Jung Institute Of Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital
    1968
    Immaculate Heart College
    Undergraduate School
    ,

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD accepting new patients?

    Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Smith-Marder's profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD accept my insurance?

    Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Smith-Marder accepts your insurance.

    What are Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Smith-Marder frequently treats Adjustment Disorder , Anxiety, and Depressive Disorders. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Smith-Marder treats.

    Where is Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD's office located?

    Dr. Smith-Marder's office is located at 10921 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Smith-Marder has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Paula Smith-Marder, PHD?

    Find contact information here to make an appointment.

    Locations

    Paula Smith-Marder, Ph.D.

    Paula Smith-Marder, Ph.D.10921 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90024
    1