Facilitated by a Dr. Gardenswartz, a small group of individuals come together to share areas of struggle and receive feedback on how their behavior impacts others. The group setting provides a safe environment for members to take interpersonal risks.
Clients work one-on-one with Dr. Gardenswartz or Stacey Lurie, LCSW. The focus of therapy might be on current suffering, childhood trauma, or the pursuit of personal growth and self-knowledge. They help client improve relationships, as well as change unhealthy behaviors, beliefs and emotions.
Children and teens are seen by Stacey Lurie, LCSW. A combination of behavioral therapy (game playing, art, guided imagery), and talk therapy (including cognitive therapy) are used to address anxiety, depression, behavioral issues and family/peer conflict.
MEDIA & CONSULTING
SCRIPT, FILM, THEATER
To create compelling and realistic characters, television and film executives rely on the expertise of psychologists. Dr. Gardenswartz helps writers determine how people behave in certain situations, and also helps them create well-developed roles including psychologists, patients, and psychological treatments.
TV, RADIO, PRINT
Television, radio and print news use Dr. Gardenswartz as a guest expert on a variety of topics to frame popular news and current events stories in the context of psychology
NEW PATIENT FORMS
There is a parking lot in the building (South of Wilshire on Rexford). There is also 1-2 hour street parking on Rexford and surrounding streets.
Please fill out all forms below your therapist’s name, and email the forms to her prior to your first appointment.
Dr. Cara Gardenswartz
- Client Information Form
- Therapy Consent (Individual & Couples)
- Therapy Consent Form (Group)
- HIPPA Consent Form
- Credit Card Authorization