California

  10350 Santa Monica Blvd., #300 Los Angeles, CA 90025

  (424) 256-9312.

  jonathanhershfield@gmail.com

Jon Hershfield, MFT

Credentials and degrees : 
Masters in Clinical Psychology and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Description: 
JON HERSHFIELD, MFT received his Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University LA. He currently divides his time between his private practice (where he treats children, adolescents, and adults for OCD, Dermatillomania, Trichotillomania, BDD, social anxiety, and panic disorder) and his position as Associate Director of the UCLA Pediatric OCD Intensive Outpatient Program at Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital. Between 2009 and 2012 he exclusively treated OCD and related disorders in individual, group, and intensive formats at the OCD Center of Los Angeles. Previously, he provided counseling to at-risk youth at A Place Called Home, in South Central Los Angeles. Since 2005, Jon has been the moderator of the online support group Pure_O_OCD, a discussion board devoted to promoting a better understanding of mental compulsions in OCD. He is also a contributing professional at OCD-Support. Jon has presented multiple times at the International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation annual conference on various subjects including the treatment of children/teens with OCD, online support and teletherapy for OCD, and the role of mental rituals in the disorder. He is a professional member of the IOCDF, CAMFT and ADAA.
Treatment methods: 
Cognitive behavioral therapy, habit reversal training, mindfulness skill development