Debra Sussman Psychotherapy

Debra is a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist in California & Texas  

(949)-346-HOPE (4673)

Debra is a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist with continued education taken at Harvard Medical School using research-based practices in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Exposure Response Prevention (ERP), Mindfulness and Gottman Couples Therapy.

Debra leads by science and connects through compassion.  Adult, children and families specializing in Anxiety, Depression, ADHD, OCD, women’s issues.  Debra conducts benchmark assessments, delivers measurable goals and accelerates the process of success.  

Debra bridges her clinical & professional experience in private practice and Fortune 500 companies.  Debra is an invited guest speaker at medical, nursing conferences, author in Healthy Living magazines, experience in Animal Assisted Therapy and health coaching for mental health.

Debra’s CV:   Executive Director in Healthcare, Marketing Director, Human Resource Manager, Staff Development & Training.  (The Mind Body Institute for Infertility, Coldwell Banker Commercial, Dun & Bradstreet Software, Drexel Burnham Lambert Investments and Board of Directors for CHADD affiliate chapters (Orange County, Austin) and CAMFT.


  • CAMFT – California Marriage Family Therapy
  • AMFT – Austin Marriage Family Therapy
  • CHADD – Children and Adults with ADHD
  • International Society for Animal Assisted Therapy
  • The Mind Body Institute for Infertility