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Philip Pierce, Ph.D.

9107 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 215 Beverly Hills, CA 90210

(310) 248-2335

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,
Psychodynamic Techniques,

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