Deb Silveria, Ph.D
Licensed Psychologist, LMFT, EMDR Facilitator
Deb Silveria Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist and marriage and family therapist. She obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Southern California in 1993. She has a private practice in Costa Mesa, with a focus in trauma and grief counseling. She also works for Olive Crest Treatment Centers as the Director of Day Rehabilitation for their Level 14 group home for seriously emotionally and behaviorally disturbed adolescent males.
She is a member of the Counseling Team International, a counseling and teaching organization, that has over 100 contracts with law enforcement and fire departments providing CISM (Critical Incident Stress Management) services. She also provides CISM, grief counseling and training for business and industry, contracting with numerous EAP’s (Employee Assistance Programs). She teaches at Cerritos College in their Foster and Kinship Program and she is an Adjunct Professor at National University. In the past she has been the Clinical Director of Family Solutions Inc. a group home and foster care agency.
She was the Director of an Adolescent Unit of an inpatient psychiatric hospital, and Director of Partial Hospitalization for BHC Alhambra Hospital. She has taught numerous workshops on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and teaches courses for continuing education units for marriage family therapists and social workers. She has worked nationally and internationally, most recently in Haiti, providing CISM services after natural and man-made disasters.
useful source Dr. Silveria is the Founder and Director of Psychological Solutions Inc. where the mission is to provide education, training, and counseling services to business, industry, military, and private clients. Our focus is on promoting recovery and teaching resiliency to those who have experienced trauma from a natural or man-made disaster or in an interpersonal setting.