Biography

Linka Griswold, LMFT
Therapist

Dr. Linka Griswold is a California Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.

Dr. Griswold has clinical training in brief or long-term therapy, family therapy/family systems approach, cognitive behavioral therapy, crisis intervention, substance abuse recovery & relapse prevention, trauma-focused CBT, psychoanalytic & solution-focused modalities.

As an experienced therapist with nearly 13 years of clinical practice and as someone who has served as a college professor for nearly a decade, she has the contemporary clinical training and skills to facilitate client exploration and discovery of practical problem-solving techniques and solutions.

A note from Linka Griswold –

“My goal is to focus on your strengths and to encourage mental, emotional and spiritual growth by providing empathy, warmth and a safe therapeutic environment. Together, we can work towards developing a healthier and evidence-based curriculum focused on solutions to your unique problems and needs. You are the captain of your own ship but even the strongest and determined among us can face challenges that seem overwhelming and beyond our current abilities to cope. I will help you to rediscover your strengths & attributes & develop new skills so you can regain control and mastery over your life and happiness.”

California License Number: LMFT98245

Qualifications

Education & Training

Pepperdine University

Dr. Griswold earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Pepperdine University

Alliant International University

Dr. Griswold earned her Master’s Degree in Forensic Psychology at Alliant International University

Pepperdine University

Dr. Griswold earned her Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University

Alliant International University

Dr. Griswold earned her Doctor of Psychology Degree in Clinical Forensic Psychology at Alliant International University