Rebecca Robinson is a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT) whose work draws upon DBT (dialectical behavior therapy), CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy), ACT (acceptance and commitment therapy), psychodynamics, and attachment theory. She holds a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Pepperdine University and a bachelor of fine arts from New York University. Her areas of specialization include mood and anxiety disorders, relationship issues, life and career transition, addiction, and emotion dysregulation.
Rebecca has served on treatment teams across the continuum of care including residential, partial hospitalization (PHP), intensive outpatient (IOP), and outpatient treatment. She was intensively trained in DBT by Drs. Charles Swenson and Alan Fruzetti and provided model-adherent, comprehensive DBT for several years at Clearview Treatment Programs. She was trained in ACT by founder Steven Hayes. She has facilitated many skills-based therapy groups, including DBT, CBT, ACT, and the Seeking Safety trauma treatment protocol. Rebecca completed a clinical internship in psychodynamic psychotherapy at the Maple Counseling Center in Beverly Hills, working with individuals and couples from a depth-oriented model. She began her inquiry into clinical psychology as a volunteer on the Los Angeles Suicide Prevention Center crisis hotline and a supervisor on the national Teen Line peer support hotline.