Welcome

Welcome to the Psychology Division at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.  Operating under the Department of Psychiatry, we are established practitioners, teachers, and leaders in providing quality patient care to an economically, culturally, and ethnically diverse population.

Our History

The postdoctoral training program began in 1984 and received its APA accreditation in 1997.  Our fellowship program was one of the first three APA-accredited postdoctoral fellowships in the United States.

Our Programs

We offer APA-accredited postdoctoral training in the traditional practice of Clinical Psychology, guided by the scientist-practitioner model.  Emphasis areas are:  Adult CBT,   Assertive Community Treatment/CorrectionsBehavioral Medicine (HIV Mental Health and Women’s Behavioral Health), and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CAP).

We also offer a separate two year postdoctoral training program in in Neuropsychology.

Additionally, we are a field-placement (extern) practicum training site for several local clinical psychology training programs.