Dr. Catherine Shaw
Westlake Village, CA
35 years experience female
Originally from Scotland. Came here to attend Columbia University. Graduated, BA. in Psychology (cum laude). My graduate school was CSPP-Los Angeles where I received my Ph.D. Clinical Psychology in 1984. During my pre-doctoral studies, I interned at the Suicide Prevention Center.. I also interned at Cedar-Sinai Dept. of Child Psychiatry, where my emphasis was on autism and early childhood development. My final internship was the med-psych department of the West Los Angeles V. A. Hospital. I attended to veteran problems: PTSD, depression and impact of diabetic- related limb amputation. Post-Doctoral internship was at Woodland Hills Psychiatric Medical Group where I participated in a group practice. I'm a mom and G'mom who loves all.
SpecialtiesDoctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 24-year-old female asked:
A 24-year-old female asked:
A 22-year-old male asked:
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Ask doctors free
in 24 hours or less
TestimonialsRecommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.
Thank you notes
Apr 27, 2014
I highly recommend Dr. Catherine Shaw! She approaches her work with caring professionalism and recommendations that will work. I'm very glad that she shares some of her expertise with HealthTap part...Read More
May 4, 2014
Dr. Shaw's answers are clear and helpful to patients, plus very useful for her HealthTap colleagues also. Both we and Westlake Village, CA are lucky to benefit from her expertise!
Apr 25, 2014
Best Clinical Psychologist for your family and friends in a beautiful Westlake Village CA.
This was very helpful. Thanks! This is very helpful to me. I wasn't really sure on weather to go to the doctor or wait a month longer. I am glad I came to this site to get help.
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I am Bipolar 2, but was told at the PHP I suffered from mixed episodes
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks mam..maybe stress was the reason and that was helpful.god bless
Education & Training
columbia university in the city of new york
alliant university/ Ca School Prof. Psychology/ Los Angeles
Columbia University BA Psychology (com laude) Multiple Honor List Student