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Clinical Staff

Alma Phillips, LCSW

Office: Poway
Specialty: Clinical Social Work
Spoken Languages: Spanish

Alma Phillips is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over twelve years of experience in the mental health field. She received her masters in Social Work from California State University, Long Beach, with an emphasis in children, youth, and families and a B.A. in Psychology from University of California, San Diego. Alma works with children, adolescents, adults, and families. Her specialized certificate in Play Therapy has given her a wealth of experience and training in working with children’s issues. She also offers EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), speaks Spanish, and is trained in marital therapy.
Alma’s areas of focus include ADHD, adjustment problems, adoption, anxiety, blended families, depression, grief/loss, parenting, stress management, and victims of abuse. Alma demonstrates great empathy with her clients and uses an eclectic approach with an emphasis on cognitive-behavioral interventions. As a wife, mother, daughter and stepdaughter, her life experiences, as well as her Christian background, can supplement her approach in therapy.

Access for Disabilities: Yes
Accepting New Patients: Yes
NPI Number: 1427247295
Medi-Cal: No
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