Walter J. Litwin, Ph.D. is a licensed Counseling Psychologist with extensive experience providing psychotherapeutic and psychological evaluation services across all levels of care. Dr. Litwin received his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology in 1986 from Oklahoma State University. He also received a Doctor of Education degree in Educational/School Psychology in 1977 from O.S.U.

Dr. Litwin’s training and experience includes the delivery of a full range of direct services as well as administrative oversight at psychiatric hospitals; outpatient mental health clinics; crisis/outreach clinics; residential treatment facilities (both mental health and developmental disability); school based, education and consultation services and private practice settings. His expertise includes an ability to form positive, supportive therapeutic relationships with children (3 to 12 years old), adolescents, adults and senior adults. He enjoys working with individuals in individual, couples and family therapy.

Dr. Litwin’s areas of expertise include:

  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety and Panic Disorders
  • Developmental Disability (Autism/PDD/Aspergers)
  • Behavior Modification
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Divorce/Blended Family Issues
  • Domestic Violence
  • Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/Shizoaffective Disorder
  • Victims of Abuse, Trauma

Dr. Litwin also specializes in providing assessments and psychological testing in the following areas:

  • Learning Disabilities
  • Personality Assessment
  • Forensic Evaluations (Adoption/Juvenile Justice/Abuse Issues)
  • Career Assessments
  • Work Dysfunctions
  • Developmental Disability/Functional Assessment
  • Bariatric/Other Pre-Surgical Screenings

CONTACT US at (858) 259-0599 for an appointment.


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