Dr. Regina Petterson is a psychologist in LA specializing in psychodynamic psychotherapy on an affordable sliding scale.

Helpful Links


Addiction Resource   - Volunteer-run organization guiding individuals through every step of the addiction treatment &  recovery process.

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Object Relations Theory
American Psychological Association   - scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. With 150,000 members, APA is the largest association of psychologists worldwide
Open Path Psychotherapy Collective - a non-profit nationwide network of mental health professionals dedicated to providing in-office mental health care—at a steeply reduced rate—to individuals, couples, children,
and families in need.

Guide to Psychology and Its Practice  ​​ - comprehensive guide to clinical psychology topics
Hemi Synch ​​ - o nline collection of music based on brain wave synchronization to help you more quickly relax, focus, meditate, sleep and dream.

Mentalhelp.net   ​​  - Resources for finding treatment for addiction and co-occurring mental illness.
How To Change Your Brain - Rick Hanson, Ph.D., author of The Buddha's Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom
New Center of Psychoanalysis - institute in Los Angeles providing a variety of postgraduate programs in psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy for licensed mental health professionals and distinguished academics.
Psych Central   - Comprehensive directory of online psychology and mental health resources

Psychoanalytic Center of California  - Institute in Los Angeles area offering training in psychoanalysis and
psychoanalytic psychotherapy emphasizing the study of early states of mind and their impact on development


Selfgrowth.com - Self-help and self-improvement resources

International Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology​​ - an organization that promotes the  advancement of self-psychology
Psychology Today - Website that assists clients in finding a therapist by zip code, insurance, and speciality

Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis-  Institute in Los Angeles area offering training in psychoanalysis and psychotherapy based on contemporary theoretical approaches  
The Scientific Power of Meditation

How to Meditate for Beginners - The Ultimate Easy Guide to Meditation & Mindfulness
Theravive    - Marriage Counseling & Therapist Network
          

Typology Central   - Website focused on testing, evauluating, and discussing personality types

Wright Institute Los Angeles    - Psychoanalytic psychotherapy training program and low-fee clinic in Los Angeles

LA Sound Healing   ​​ - Sound waves emitted from tuning forks and a bath of  crystal bowls, gong, drums, etc., often  assist in releasing blocked emotions and aiding awareness, making it a very helpful supplement to psychotherapy