Dr. Emma Rishton

Clinical Psychology
Los Angeles, CA
12 years experience female

Locations

Emma Rishton

Los Angeles, CA

Address

11980 San Vicente #712, Los Angeles, CA
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My office hours

Saturday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Medicare

Health Net Of California

Blue Shield of California

About

Bio

I am a licensed psychologist with a private practice located in the Brentwood Medical Plaza in West Los Angeles. My training is in psychodynamic psychotherapy. My practice is general in the sense that I treat a wide range of ages, but specific in the sense that I understand the importance of treating each person as an individual. I have extensive training in the treatment of adults, adolescents and couples. Additionally, I have been trained in helping with pregnancy and postpartum.

Specialties
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Clinical Psychology, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emma Rishton
12 years experience Clinical Psychology
Better not alone: It's best not to do it alone. With depression the most helpful thing to do is see a psychiatrist and/or psychologist to cope more effectively. It migh ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emma Rishton
12 years experience Clinical Psychology
Call your doctor : This could be anxiety, but you have got to rule other things out first. You don't want to be living with medical conditions that could get more seriou ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emma Rishton
12 years experience Clinical Psychology
Physical and mental: Everyone is different, but generally the first thing to consider is your physical health and medications that might be affecting your libido. Then you ... Read More
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Oct 11, 2013
Dr. Rishton is a thoughtful, clear responder. Her answers and comments have often made a difference in how to think about things. Her smile makes a difference in how to feel about them.
Sep 29, 2013
Dr. Rishton is a breath of fresh air on Healthtap. You can count on her for straight-forward, no- nonsense advice coupled with insightful wisdom. Very highly recommended!
Aug 5, 2013
Dr. RIshton provides caring, helpful answers to a wide variety of patient questions here on HealthTap. I enjoy reading her responses, and am glad to recommend her.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! On Suboxone(8mg) after 4yr opiate addiction. After 6 months on the "subs", I find myself struggling to forgive myself and mild depression. Your tip on overcoming addict...Read More
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! thank you so much for your quick reply. ive been to many doctors already but theyre all giving me meds for symptoms of anxiety.thank you
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thnks dr. For ur reply. Actually im always visit my gp monthly but nothing much he can do. He also claim that im more to anxiety problem.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Roykan
Graduated 2008MD

Residency

Valley Community Clinic

Awards

None

Affiliations

Valley Community Clinic

Publications

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