Dr. Monica Oala, Ph.D.

EMDR Certified Therapist

About Me

Dr. Monica Oala, Ph.D. Psychologist & Center Director Certified EMDR Therapist Clinical Supervisor

Education & Experience

Dr. Oala is an OPQ licensed psychologist in private practice since 2005. She received her EMDR Basic Training in 2012 and has since become an EMDRIA certified EMDR practitioner. She works with individuals of all ages and is also trained to work as a couples and family therapist. She has extensive experience integrating EMDR in her practice, especially in trauma work. In 2019 Dr. Oala expanded her private practice and is now the director of the Oala Psychology Center, Inc..

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Immigrants
  • Seniors
  • Veterans/Military


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  • French