Psychotherapy & Couples Therapy
Adolescent & Family Therapy
Trauma Treatment

Catherine Lockwood, MFT
...for a happier life and more fulfilling relationships


Brentwood, Los Angeles, CA 90049

(310) 488-5292

CatherineLockwoodMFT@Gmail.com

Psychotherapy, Couples Counseling, Brentwood, Los Angeles

My Background

 

BIOGRAPHY

Catherine Lockwood, M.A., L.M.F.T., is a Marriage & Family Therapist (California license # MFC38789).

Her private practice is located in Brentwood Village on the Westside of Los Angeles, where she provides individual adult psychotherapy, couples therapy, couples-and-sex therapy, trauma treatment and family counseling.

Lockwood graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biological Science from the University of California at Berkeley and a Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology from Ryokan College in Los Angeles.

Lockwood is a Guest Lecturer in the Couples & Sex Training Program, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

She has served on the faculty of the Doctoring/Clinical Skills program at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, instructing and training medical students in clinical skills and psychological/emotional factors that impact patient health.

Lockwood practices Intensive Short-Term Psychodynamic Therapy (ISTDP).  She has trained in ISTDP with such luminaries as Jon Fredrickson MSW, Josette Ten Have-de Labije PsyD, John Rathauser PhD, Thomas Brod MD, and Susan Warshow MSW, among other illustrious instructors. On an ongoing basis she attends seminars on ISTDP and related modalities, presented by leading international ISTDP educators.

She is a graduate of the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) Semel Institute Program in Couples and Sex Therapy  through the American Association of Marriage and Sex Therapists (AACAST), and is an AACAST-accredited Couples and Sex Therapist.

Lockwood is also a graduate of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute Level 1 Treatment of Trauma program and was trained by its founder Dr. Pat Ogden.

She holds a Certification in Family Therapy  from American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists (AAMFT).

Lockwood has served through the years as a Clinical Supervisor at various facilities and organizations.

She is a clinical member of the California Association of Marriage & Family Therapists (CAMFT); the International Experiential Dynamic Therapy Association (IEDTA); and AACAST.

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CURRICULUM VITAE

EXPERIENCE  

2002 to Present

  • Private practice in current office in Brentwood Village, Los Angeles

2015 ongoing

  • Guest Lecturer, Couples & Sex Training Program, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

2006-07

  • Doctoring & Clinical Skills Program teacher, Semel Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, Instructed medical students in Clinical Skills and psychological/ emotional factors that impact patient health

2006-09

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) Clinical Supervisor and adolescent therapist, Vista del Mar Child and Family Services, Los Angeles

2004-05

  • Clinical Supervisor, Southern California Counseling Center (SCCC), Los Angeles

2004-06

  • Bilingual (Spanish/ English) Supervisor and Lead Clinician, North Valley Youth and Family Center, Mission Hills, CA

2004

  • Psychotherapist, Child Therapist and Couples Therapist, Allied Behavioral Health Centers, Inc., Pomona, CA

2000-02

  • Private practice internship in same current Brentwood Village office, Los Angeles

1995-2002

  • Counselor, Southern California Counseling Center (SCCC), Los Angeles

 

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Arts in Biological Science, University of California, Berkeley
  • Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, Ryokan College, Los Angeles

 

ADVANCED TRAININGS

  • “Core Training Program in Davanloo’s IS-TDP,” Mid-Atlantic Society for Training. Faculty: John Hans Rathauser, Ph.D. 2016 through present
  • “Advanced Core Training Program in Davanloo’s IS-TDP,” Mid-Atlantic Society for Training. Faculty: John Hans Rathauser, Ph.D., 2015-2016.
  • “Couples & Sex Training Program,” David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, 2009 through present
  • Accredited Couples and Sex Therapist, the American Association of Couples and Sex Therapists (AACAST), 2012
  • Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP) and Dynamic Emotionally-Focused Therapy (DEFT), Susan Warshow MA, 3-year core training
  • “Couples Institute,” Ellyn Bader PhD, 1 year
  • “Training for the Treatment of Trauma I,” Pat Ogden PhD, Los Angeles, 1 year
  • “Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy (PACT) I,” Stan Tatkin PsyD, 1 year
  • “Hypnosis in Clinical Practice,” Walter Brackelmanns MD, Mindfulness and Hypnosis Training Program, Couples and Individual Therapy Clinic, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, 1 quarter
  • Certification as Family Therapist, by the American Association for Marriage & Family Therapy (AAMFT)

 

WORKSHOPS

  • Robert Neborsky MD, and Josette Ten Have-de Labije PsyD, “Navigating the Roadmap to the Patients Unconscious,” Winter School, Del Mar, CA, 2015
  • International Experiential Dynamic Therapy Association (IEDTA) Conference, Washington DC, 2014
  • Allan Abbass MD, Patricia Coughlin PhD, Jon Frederickson MA, “ISTDP Summer School: Guilt,” Washington School of Psychiatry, Syria, Virginia, 2014
  • Jon Frederickson MA and Susan Warshow MA, “The Art and Skill of Reaching Affect,” West Los Angeles, 2014
  • Susan Warshow MA, “DVD Day,” Los Angeles, 2014
  • Josette ten Have-de Labije PsyD, and Kees L. M. Cornelissen SocD, “ISTDP Master Class,” Netherlands Foundation for ISTDP, Tanen, Indonesia, 2013
  • Howard Schubiner MD, “Clinical Training for the Treatment of Mind-Body Disorders,” Psychophysiologic Disorders Association, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 2013
  • Josette ten Have-de Labije PsyD, ISTDP workshop and supervision, UCLA, 2013
  • Jon Frederickson MA and Susan Warshow MA, “Penetrating the Defenses to Awaken the Self,” Los Angeles, 2013
  • Josette ten Have-de Labije, PsyD, ISTDP workshop and supervision, UCLA, 2012
  • Jon Frederickson MA, and Susan Warshow MA, “Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy Summer School Immersion Course,” Washington School of Psychiatry, Syria, Virginia, 2012
  • Robin Kaye PhD, ISTDP introductory course, UCLA, 2011
  • “Attachment Theory and Technique,” Los Angeles Institute and Society for Psychoanalytic Studies (LAISPS), Los Angeles, 2008
  • Domestic violence workshops:
    • “Visual Narrative Therapy and Domestic Violence,” SCCC, Los Angeles, 2006
    • “Domestic Violence,” CalWorks, San Fernando Valley, CA, 2006
    • “Family Violence,” Homestead Schools, 2005
  • Helen Fisher PhD, Susan Johnson EdD, Daniel Siegel MD, David Schnarch PhD, “Anatomy of Intimacy: Attachment, Differentiation and the Biochemistry of Love,” University of California, Irvine, Family Therapy Training Program, 2003
  • “The State of Marriage and Family Therapy,” American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), Long Beach, 2003
  • David Schnarch PhD, “Sexual Crucible: Dysfunction Workshop,” Sonoma, CA,

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • CAMFT – The California Association of Marriage & Family Therapists
  • AACAST – The American Association of Couples and Sex Therapists
  • IEDTA – International Experiential Dynamic Therapy Association

 

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION           

  • Individual short-term adult psychotherapy
  • Intensive Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Couples & Sex Therapy
  • Relationship, premarital and marriage counseling
  • Depression and mood disorders
  • Anxiety and panic disorders, stress
  • Anger management
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Grief and bereavement
  • Personality / character issues
  • Career, work, school and occupational issues
  • Anger management
  • Codependency
  • Obsessions and compulsions
  • Survivors of domestic violence
  • Survivors of child/sexual abuse
  • Geriatric therapy
  • Dream work
  • Hypnosis

 

LANGUAGES

  • English
  • Spanish

 

PRACTICE

  • People of all races, religions, colors, sexes (including gender identity and sexual orientation), and national origin are welcome.
  • LGBTQ and GLBTQ Affirmative and Friendly.

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Catherine Lockwood

Let's talk. For a free phone conference and/or to make an appointment, call me on my confidential phone / voicemail at (310) 488-5292 or send me an email at CatherineLockwoodMFT@Gmail.com