Hedieh Azadmehr, Ph.D. (La Jolla)
(She/Her/Hers) Psychologist who specializes in addiction/dual diagnosis and has experience treating various mental health problems including depression, anxiety, PTSD, and more.
Dr. Azadmehr is a licensed psychologist experienced in working with people with adverse needs and diverse backgrounds. Her specialty is in addiction/dual diagnosis and has experience treating various mental health problems including depression, anxiety, PTSD, and more.
Dr. Azadmehr alters treatment depending on her client’s needs and balances both in-depth and action-oriented approaches with her clients. She often incorporates cognitive behavioral and mindfulness-based techniques into therapy. Dr. Azadmehr integrates EMDR to address Physical/ Emotional and Sexual abuse, grief and addiction.
Dr. Azadmehr believes in the power of a positive human connection and strives to create a safe, attentive and supportive environment for her clients. Her focus is on enhancing her clients’ innate strengths to foster growth and empowering clients to reach their maximum potential to achieve their goals. Dr. Azadmehr is experienced in working with clients from the LGBT community and addressing their very special needs in dealing with families and coping with a society which has a less degree of acceptance toward LGBT community values. Dr. Azadmehr has a special interest in working with individuals from multicultural backgrounds, as she comes from a multicultural background herself.
Dr. Azadmehr finished her doctoral degree from the University of Heidelberg in Germany and has published research in visual impairment in schizophrenia.
Dr. Azadmehr provides her services in English and Farsi.
In her personal life, Dr. Azadmehr enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.