Dr. Farber views psychotherapy as a collaborative process. From your first contact, your therapeutic goals are primary and dictate her use of psychological theories from multiple perspectives. She accesses the most effective approach or combination of approaches for meeting your needs. The purpose is for you to achieve a happier, more satisfying life.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Dr. Farber received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and her M.A. in Psychology from The California Graduate Institute of Psychology. She is licensed as a Psychologist in the state of California and is a member of California Psychological Association and Los Angeles County Psychological Association. Dr. Farber’s California license number is PSY 23473.
Dr. Farber interned in a variety of settings, while accumulating years of extensive experience. Her intensive training included a position at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, working with children and their families, as well as with adults. Dr. Farber also worked with adolescents at the high school level and with students at UCLA. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at CGI Counseling Center, where she worked with a diverse population and provided supervision. Dr. Farber received a certificate in Hypnotherapy during her training. As assistant director, she made presentations to city mental health workers, interns and community groups. In addition, she managed clinical patient issues.
Dr. Farber served as the state-wide elected Communications Coordinator for the California Psychological Association graduate student division. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Counseling Center. She has presented lectures at UCLA on a variety of topics, including Eating Disorders and Conflict Resolution.
In addition to her private practice, Dr. Farber provides assessment and evaluation, including medical-legal reporting. She is also currently on staff at a cancer support center in Sherman Oaks, where she facilitates weekly groups for teens and caregivers.
Dr. Farber’s psychotherapy includes a wide range of services aimed at helping you achieve a happier, more satisfying life.
Meet with Dr. Victoria Farber for a free consultation to determine the best possible approach to your situation.
Dr. Farber offers ongoing psychotherapy in individual, couple, family and group settings, as well as consultation sessions to meet specific goals or manage difficult times.
Dr. Farber provides supervision for Psychiatry, Psychology, MFT, and Social Work students accruing hours for licensure and/or ongoing clinical training. Dr. Farber also offers case consultation for licensed therapists.