Dr. Melanie Mulligan, Psy.D.
Dr. Melanie Mulligan is a licensed clinical psychologist who has been providing psychological services since 2004. Trained in New York, Dr. Mulligan brings East Coast tradition and rigor to her practice in Los Angeles.
Dr. Mulligan’s therapy is strongly influenced by the psychoanalytic tradition where meaning making and insight is valued. Trained in Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy as well as Motivational Interviewing and Harm Reduction Dr. Mulligan is able to tailor therapy to the specific needs of her patient. Dr. Mulligan worked at Bellevue Hospital in the child and adolescent inpatient units, emergency department, and outpatient clinic. Then Dr. Mulligan trained at St. Lukes-Roosevelt on the adult inpatient unit, adolescent day treatment center, and outpatient clinic. Dr. Mulligan completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Addiction Institute, specializing in substance use recovery. Finally, Dr. Mulligan worked as a supervising psychologist training psychology and psychiatry trainees, taught classes in the psychology doctoral program at Pace University, and began her post-doctoral training in psychoanalysis. In Los Angeles, Dr. Mulligan provides individual therapy, child and adolescent therapy, and parenting support to help treat depression, anxiety, life transition, stress, substance mis-use, career issues, and relationship problems.
Dr. Mulligan has a special interest in helping executives and entrepreneurs work at their fullest potential and maximize their team’s outcomes.