Dr. Lisa S. Larsen, PsyD


About Me

I've been helping trauma survivors and grievers get unstuck from the past for over 19 years. I have had EMDR certification as an EMDR therapist since 2008. Additional skills are clinical hypnosis, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy and CBT.

Education & Experience

Private practice in SF Bay Area 2004-2009; then in the Antelope Valley (Lancaster, CA) from '09-present. Previous experience at Kaiser Vallejo CDRP; OMI Family Center, a homeless shelter, and Walden House in SF, CA.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

CAMFT; Los Angeles County Psychological Association; EMDRIA; ASCH; Milton H. Erickson Institute of the East Bay.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Underserved


  • English


  • Aetna
  • Sliding Scale
  • UnitedHealth

Anthem Blue Cross