Dr. Wendy O'Connor, PSY.D

Dr. Wendy O'Connor, PSY.D

Marriage & Family Therapy  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Wendy O'Connor, PSY.D is a marriage & family therapist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from California Graduate Institute of the Chicago School of Psychology PSYD in MFT in 2009 and specializes in marriage & family therapy, cognitive & behavioral psychology, and more.Read her story

11704 Wilshire Blvd Ste 224

Los Angeles, CA 90025

Contact Information

(310) 712-1230

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Dr. O'Connor's bio

This content was provided by Dr. O'Connor "Dr. Wendy M. O'Connor is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a private practice in Brentwood & Encino California. She has worked in various settings with over seventeen years of experience in the community. She also provides Global Life Coaching around the world via Technology, Skype & FaceTime. While attending graduate school with an emphasis in Infant & Toddler Specialization, and working full-time as a teacher, she dedicated herself to volunteer work in the community specializing in physical and sexual abuse with children as well as worked with "at risk" teens in the legal system, non-public schools and outpatient clinics. Her work focused on helping teens in programs designed to redirect their anger and create meaningful goals for their future. This important work in the community inspired Dr. O'Connor to participate further in the community by continuing her internship at a well-known organization called Vista Del Mar. There she focused on individual and family therapy with various emotional issues such as Transgender, Bipolar Disorder, Self-Injury, Depression, Addiction, Grief & Loss, Substance Abuse, Anxiety, ADD, ADHD and Attachment Disorder. She is an advocate for children struggling with learning disabilities coupled with low self-esteem. Early intervention, working closely with schools and parents and empowering and encouraging teens to verbalize their needs became an ongoing passion for Dr. Wendy O'Connor. She also specializes in attachment with Single Men & Women and young adults helping them to develop meaning find true love, passion and purpose in life and creating intention for positive change. In addition to her very successful practice,, Dr. O'Connor is an autho, motivational speaker and cyber educator. Touring around the world sharing the latest insight in Teens & Technology and Couples & Technology. Dr. O'Connor is excited about her many projects, eBooks on Amazon and her latest book on Single Women and Secure Attachment. She holds public speaking engagements and workshops that creatively address various aspects of relationships. Dr. Wendy O'Connor is passionate about the issues of Marriage & Family as well as adolescent; couples and individuals helping them heal the past and move forward with meaning, passion and purpose in life."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. O'Connor "Dr. Wendy O'Connor is a very special therapist. She is uniquely astute when it comes to identifying real issues. Patients and families alike respond beautifully to her honest, non-judgemental approach. She is a broadly competent therapist and is equally accessible to patients of all ages. She is an excellent professional communicator as well. I am always pleased when a new opportunity to share a patient with Dr. O'Connor arises. I trust her work and find her to be a pleasure to collaborate with.

Dr. Brandy Cohen-Brown, D.O. (Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist)

Dr. Wendy O'Connor is a wonderfully nurturing, compassionate psychotherapist who works exceptionally well with children/adolescents and their families to help heal not only difficulties with mood and anxiety, but also to help repair broken family systems. I hold her in the highest regard.

Teri Carlson, MD"

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4  Specialties

  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Relationship Counseling

0  Board Certifications

Dr. O'Connor does not have any board certifications listed.

12  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Stress Management

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.

Education

  • Pacific Oaks College- BA Human Development, emphasis on Infant & Toddler Specialization
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • California Graduate Institute of the Chicago School of Psychology PSYD in MFT
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Pacific Oaks College- MA MFT Program
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • CNL INSTITUTE CEU, LICENSED MFT
    Other Education | Completed
  • Family Stress Group, Certificate for Working with Children w/ Special Needs
    Other Education | Completed
  • Wainwright Global Institute, for Professional Coaching
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. O'Connor has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. O'Connor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. O'Connor's Reviews

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Dr. O'Connor's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. O'Connor Says:
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I thank each and every client past, present and future for providing feedback as I value to continuously improve my client's experience in the therapy& coaching process.

For immediate response, please contact:  (310) 712-1230 and our staff will return your call as soon as possible.  We look forward to working with you in the future!

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