Heather McMillen, PhD, LMFT

Preferred Name: Heather

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant-in-Training

Online Therapy

About Me

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in private practice and I have two decades of prior experience as a professional fine artist in Los Angeles. I specialize in working with highly creative and highly sensitive people (HSP) utilizing psychodynamic and somatic methodologies, and EMDR. My approach is based on an integrative treatment modality that emphasizes the development of consciousness, personal meaning, gratifying interpersonal relationships, somatic awareness, trauma resiliency, and creativity. Professional Experience: Heather McMillen, M.A., LMFT | Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #110813 Heather McMillen Studio | Fine Artist EMDRIA-approved EMDR Certification Clinical Strengths: Depth Psychology Integrative Therapy Creative Methodologies Relational Approach Trauma-Informed Care Holistic Treatment Somatic Psychology Dreamwork Mindfulness

Education & Experience

Ph.D. in Depth Psychology with a Specialization in Integrative Therapy and Healing Practices & M.A. in Counseling Psychology

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

EMDRIA CAMFT Pacifica Graduate Institute Semel Institute UCLA

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+


  • English


  • Sliding Scale