9107 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 215 Beverly Hills, CA 90210

  (310) 248-2335.

Philip Pierce, Ph.D.

Credentials and degrees : 
License # PSY23470 I have a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute, I'm a Lecturer in the Public Health Department at UCLA Dental School, I have a DDS degree from New York University Dental School, Post Doctoral Fellowship Certificate in Psychoanalysis from the Wright Institute Los Angeles. I am also a Behavior Therapy and Training Institute Graduate (BTI) and I have Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Internship.
I do a great deal of psychoeducation and teach patients how to respond to thoughts about skin picking. They are also taught to recognize warning signals, use self-management techniques and stop fighting the urges in order to live a more satisfying life.
Treatment methods: 
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Habit Reversal Training, Stimulus Control Procedures, Mindfulness, Psychodynamic Techniques, Hypnosis