DEBRA SUSSMAN, MA, MFTI
Phone: 949-346-HOPE (4673) – Email: Debra@debrasussman.com
Debra is a psychotherapist with advanced continued education at Harvard Medical School, specializing in Evidence Based research in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS), DIR/Floortime® Approach working with ADHD, Autism, Anxiety & Depression.
Debra is a Marriage Family Therapist Registered Intern #85678, Supervised by Michael Uram, a licensed marriage family therapist in Newport Beach & Tustin, CA.
Bridging these disciplines of clinical counseling, health psychotherapy, school counseling and mindfulness, Debra is a highly sort after guest speaker at medical and nurses conferences, educational in-service and corporate trainings.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy manages the thoughts, feelings, behavior and is effective with thought change.
Collaborative Problem Solving helps kids and adults that lack the skill, not the will. Effectively train the brain while compassionately working on skills related to problem solving, flexibility and frustration tolerance.
DIR/Floortime® Approach for Children with Autism is a based on building functional emotional developmental capacities through relationships.
- CAMFT – California Marriage Family Therapy
- CHADD – Children and Adults with ADHD
- The Mind Body Institute for Women’s Health