Bright Idea Psychology
1101 Dove St.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Wellcome to *Bright Idea* Psychology! Dr. Bright, aka "Dr.B", is a Child Psychologist whose practice philosophy is primarily to provide the highest quality of service with a comprehensive approach towards the individual's or family's treatment while maximizing personal benefits and improving their quality of life. Dr.Bright has over 21 years of experience working in a variety of settings throughout Orange County.
Dr.Bright has a special interest in assessing and working with children, teens and young adults who struggle with difficulties related to High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder. Dr.Bright also has an extensive training, education and experience working with children, teens and young adults who struggle with depression, anxiety, anger, mood swings, trauma, obsessive compulsive disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, grief and loss.
In her practice, Dr.Bright relies on Mindfullness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy modalities to engage children, teens and young adults in learning coping skills, enhance interpersonal skills and manage their life. Sessions formats may be in individual and/or family therapy as needed.
Dr.Bright is comfortable to present at workshops and educate the community on mental health issues. Dr.Bright also speaks two other languages fluently: Spanish and Romanian. Please feel free to reach her by phone or email with questions regarding services. Thank you for visiting!
|Practice Specialties or Interests:
in bold text)
Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Doctorate in Psychology
CSPP/LA Alliant International University, 2004
Masters in Psychology
Pepperdine University, 2000
Bachelor in Psychology
UC Irvine, 1997
|American Psychological Association|
|UC Irvine Alumni Association|
|Pepperdine Alumni Association|
|CSPP/Alliant Alumni Association|
|Psi Chi Honor Society|
||$225+ per hour depending on the service provided.
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||Mon.-Tues. & Thurs.-Fri. 12-7pm
Major cross streets are Mac Arthur Blvd and Newport