Josh L. Mirmelli, Psy.D. obtained his doctorate in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University where he received specialized training in substance abuse disorders, trauma, and personality disorders. He completed his internship in a maximum-security forensic hospital where he focused on the assessment and treatment of chronic and severe mental illness. Dr. Mirmelli works primarily from a cognitive-behavioral framework while also incorporating components of dialectical behavior therapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, and mindfulness skills into his sessions. He has utilized mindfulness in a variety of clinical and forensic settings as an adjunct in the treatment of trauma, anxiety and substance use disorders as well. Dr. Mirmelli specializes in treating substance use disorders, mood disorders, LGBTQ concerns, disordered eating, and personality disorders. Dr. Mirmelli is in the midst of completing his post-doctoral hours for licensure and has a private practice in West Los Angeles.