Karen Alonso, LMFT

940 S Coast Drive
Suite 235
Costa Mesa, California 92626

Narrative of Services:

Karen has experience working with children, adolescents and adults in a wide variety of settings such as crisis stabilization units, psychiatric facilities, rehabilitation centers, court mandated programs, and public school settings. Karen specializes in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and also treats co-morbid conditions to include: GAD (Generalized Anxiety Disorder), Panic Disorder, BDD, Social Anxiety, and BFRB (Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors). Karen has also been intensively trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Mindfulness Training by Alan Fruzzetti, Ph.D and has treated co-occurring disorders to include; personality disorders, mood disorders, eating disorders, and addictions.

Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels: Yes

Training Description:

Karen Alonso, LMFT, received her Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology at Chapman University in Orange California. Karen has been working with clients suffering from OCD and other anxiety disorders for over 10 years, and has received extensive training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Exposure Response Prevention (ERP) by Alec Pollard, Ph.D., of the Saint Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute, an internationally known expert in the field of OCD and Anxiety Disorders.