Biography

Jodi Larman, PHD
Psychologist
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Dr. Jodi Larman is a Ph.D. Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the state of California.

Dr. Larman received her undergraduate degree from UCLA, an M.S. degree in Counseling Psychology, with a certification in Behavior Therapy and Healthy Psychology from California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Health Psychology from Fielding Graduate University in Santa Barbara.

Her dissertation research focused on Conjugal Bereavement in Older and Younger Widows and Widowers: Influences of Social Support and Health. She has also written a book called “Diary of a Young Widow, The beginning of my journey.” Jodi has been working in the fielding of psychology since 1992. She has experience working in many settings with various populations and diagnoses, including children with Autism and other Developmental Disabilities, college students with mental health and learning disabilities, and couples and individuals with various mental health issues. She has managed a substance abuse treatment center, created a program for healthy mothers and babies in community mental health, and Dr. Larman recently retired after 13 years as a clinician with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Jodi has guest lectured at both undergraduate and graduate-level psychology classes at Pepperdine, CSUB, Antelope Valley College, Santa Ana College, Cal Lutheran University, and ITT.

Jodi utilizes an eclectic approach that focuses mainly on Cognitive Behavior Therapy and believes in a holistic, mind-body approach to better physical and mental well-being.

Qualifications

Education & Training

California Lutheran University

Dr. Larman earned a Master of Science degree in Counseling Psychology with a certification in Behavior Therapy and Healthy Psychology from California Lutheran University

Fielding Graduate University

Dr. Larman earned a Master of Arts degree and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Health Psychology from Fielding Graduate University

University of California, Los Angeles

Dr. Larman received her Bachelor’s degree from UCLA