Sarah Tippit, LMFT
Narrative of Services:
The bulk of my practice involves the treatment of OCD and related disorders including generalized anxiety, social anxiety, body dysmorphic disorder, scrupulosity, intrusive thoughts of a taboo or violent nature, phobias including emetophobia, misophonia, skin picking, hair pulling, tics. I also work with people who have experienced psychological or emotional trauma and abuse. I have treated several hundred OCD sufferers over the last five years. Since January 2018 have treated more than 75 clients with OCD and related disorders.
Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels: Yes
I worked for four years treating OCD and related disorders under the clinical supervision of respected OCD specialist, Lori Riddle-Walker and have spent a total of five years in private practice. I have also received additional training in CBT and DBT through the Community Research Foundation in San Diego, CA. I have also completed training in TF-CBT and in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) parts I and II. I received a Master’s Degree in clinical Art Therapy from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. My clinical experience includes hospitals, crisis centers, hospices and private practice.
I have experience working with international orphans, adoptees and immigrants from a variety of regions including Europe, Eastern Europe, Mexico, Asia and the Middle East. I read and speak Russian on a limited basis.