Advantage Psychological Services (APS) provides professional counseling and psychological services for children, adolescents, and adults seeking help.

  • Competent licensed and certified therapists with a variety of specializations
  • Conveniently located in West Los Angeles between Santa Monica and Beverly Hills by the 405 and 10 freeways
  • We accept Medicare and most out-of-network PPO insurance plans
  • Flexible hours (day, evening and weekend)
  • Sliding scale for those in need

Services We Offer:

  • Individual counseling
  • Couples counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Support and educational groups
  • Art therapy
  • Certified infant massage therapy
  • Hypnosis
  • EMDR
  • Guided Imagery
  • Biofeedback
  • Psychological testing and assessment
  • DUI evaluations
  • IEP preparation
  • Cognitive-behavioral therapy
  • Early intervention assessment
  • Bariatric surgery psychological evaluation

Advantage Psychological Services is a private practice therapy office in West Los Angeles, conveniently located between Santa Monica and Beverly Hills. Our group of licensed psychologists, marriage and family therapists, and interns provides professional counseling and psychological services to children, adolescents, and adults. We offer individual, couples, and family counseling and certified infant massage therapy. Psychological testing and assessment, as well as a variety of support and educational groups, are also available.

APS utilizes a strength-based approach to help people address their concerns, such as depression, anxiety, relational/marital stress, trauma, grief, addiction, substance abuse, and eating disorders. To families, we offer expertise in the areas of parenting, transitioning through divorce, coping with the adoption process, developmental difficulties, academic problems, AD/HD, and child and adolescent behavioral issues. Counseling services are geared to meet your individual needs. Our goal as a counseling center is to provide professional support and nurturance to assist you in taking the next step toward healthy development.

Why Should I Go To Counseling?

Often people put off dealing with problems and issues they are facing with the hope they just might go away. Unfortunately, this is not a very effective way to manage stress in your life. Going to a therapist can be thought of like going to see a personal trainer at the gym vs. going to the gym on your own. When you go on your own you know that you’ll probably get a decent workout. BUT, if you meet with a personal trainer, you know they are going to push you and challenge you in ways you might never have considered…only accelerating your development. That’s our job too! We are here to challenge you and support you to live the life that you were meant to live.