Vida Nikzad | Psychologist: Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist in Los Angeles
There are those moments in our lives when we feel like we cannot cope with the burden of our increasing problems, conflicts, and issues. It is natural to feel helpless or even want to give up. But actually, all of us have the power to deal with these problems and achieve a happy, fulfilling, and satisfying future.
I will teach you how to win this power by making changes in your relationships, behaviour, and thinking. Are you having conflicts or misunderstandings with loved ones? Marriage counselling and couples therapy may be the answer. Are you experiencing difficulties because of a traumatic event? I am a highly experienced EMDR and trauma therapist.
Do you feel lonely or discouraged, sad or depressed, feel anxious or suffer from job stress? I can help you discover ways to cope and grow through individual therapy and counselling.
Are your children having problems at home or school? Child psychotherapy and adolescent counselling services are available. Do you want to learn to communicate better?
Do you want to raise your self-esteem? Are you experiencing overwhelming grief?
Do you have a loved one who is suffering from mental illness or addiction? Family therapy offers support and help. Are you suffering from the disease of addiction?
Are you dealing with a major life transition? Are you struggling with parenting issues? Are you having trouble providing care for ageing parents? Are you dealing with a major illness?
Vida Nikzad | Psychologist is a California licensed psychologist and licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Los Angeles, who specializes in individual, couples, and family therapy. She brings to her clients a diverse background of counselling experience, professional training, and, most importantly, a focus on positive results for her clients. Dr Nikzad is a Doctor of Psychology (Psy. D.), having served her internship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.
In addition to her private practice, Dr Nikzad has worked in various hospital settings and schools and she is currently working as a staff psychologist at Betty Ford Center. EMDR Certified Therapist She has helped many individuals from different backgrounds and cultures resolve a wide variety of personal and professional problems.
Dr Nikzad has brought families and couples together again. By using evidence-based specialized family therapy intervention strategies with individuals and families from widely different cultures and backgrounds, she has helped couples and families to replace bickering and conflict with love, effective communication, and real sharing.
Dr Nikzad has extensive training and experience working with children who are having problems at home and/or at school for a variety of reasons. These problems can be mitigated and often eliminated by working with the child and his/her parents using a variety of techniques that are supported by evidence-based research. (Persian speaking psychologist)
Dr. Nikzad’s Professional Education, Training, and Licensure California State Licensure: Marriage and Family Therapist (#46549) Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at California State University, Northridge Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Phillips Graduate Institute, Encino, California Doctorate Degree in Psychology from California Graduate Institute of Chicago School of Professional Psychology, West Los Angeles, California Certificate of Graduation from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences EMDR Trained Therapist Marriage and Family Postgraduate Fellowship/ Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Emotional Focused Couples Therapy Externship Certified Hypnotherapist Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) skills training Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) skills training Prepare-Enrich program/skills training Social skills training for children/skills training