Psychological services for Children, Adolescents, and Adults.
Please note the new phone number: (714) 486-1778
Dr. Sanicola is a psychologist
who has been practicing in Huntington Beach since 1985. She has a general
practice and also specializes in the treatment of children and adolescents,
including parent education. She was also the director of a therapeutic
day camp, Quest Camp, for ten years.
Dr. Sanicola specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD in both
adults and children; in treating people with anxiety and depression;
relationship problems, parenting education and training, and day-to-day
stress of everyday living.
BEFORE YOUR FIRST VISIT:
Please review our POLICIES page
and download the printable forms from the FORMS
There are many times
in life when people face situations or have questions about life events
and circumstances with which they feel ill-prepared to cope. Life events
may prove challenging. They may have thoughts, feelings, or behaviors
which they do not understand. They may worry that what is going on is
not "normal" and struggle with finding solutions. Often, the
solutions people need include some form of coping skills.
In our culture, there are
few places to turn to in order to learn basic life skills. Examples
of such skills include communication skills, stress management skills,
relationships skills and parenting skills. People need help; they solutions,
they need answers. Therapy is often a safe place to seek solutions for
Whether you are dealing
with a stressful life situation, struggling with parenting issues, suffering
from anxiety or depression, or simply want to grow and be the best person
you can be, Dr. Sanicola can help. We focus on helping you to identify
your needs and goals and providing a way to implement changes and work
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