Bright Idea Psychology
Alina M. Bright, Psy.D.
1101 Dove St, Suite 165
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Welcome to *Bright Idea* Psychology!
Dr. Bright is a Child Psychologist who specializes in assessing and working with children, teens and young adults who struggle with difficulties related to High Functioning Autism previously known as Asperger Syndrome. 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 Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy approaches 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's 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 is comfortable to present at workshops and educate the community on mental health issues. 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.
||Mon.-Tues. & Thurs.-Fri. 12-7pm
Major cross streets are Mac Arthur Blvd and Newport