Dr. Dexter Chia, PsyD

Provider type: Clinical Psychologist

NPI Number: 1194335968

Spoken languages: English

Serving: 15 to 65+

About Dr. Dexter Chia, PsyD

Dr. Dexter Chia is a Psychologist in California who has been practicing since 2018. He has a Psy.D. from Loma Linda University, an M.A. from Pepperdine University, and a Bachelor’s from UC Santa Cruz. At the onset of therapy, Dr. Chia utilizes a humanistic approach to better understand and grow a bond with his clients. When they have developed a working relationship, Dr. Chia employs a cognitive-behavioral framework to collaboratively reflect and assess what to guide therapy toward. Outside of work, Dr. Chia likes hiking, traveling, trying new food, and watching movies/sports (basketball and football in particular).

Specialties

  • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Adoption Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy)
  • Depression
  • First Responders
  • Gender Identity Issues
  • Grief & Loss
  • Head/Brain Injuries
  • Later Life Transitions
  • LGBTQ Issues
  • Men's Issues
  • Midlife Transitions
  • Military Family Transitions
  • Pain Disorders
  • Psychological Testing
  • PTSD (Combat Related)
  • School Avoidance
  • Sleep Problems
  • Trauma