Philip Pierce, Ph.D.
9107 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 215
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
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.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Habit Reversal Training
Stimulus Control Procedures
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.