Kathryn S. Uzunov, Psy.D.
Voice Mail: (714) 581-0023
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Works at: Los Alamitos and Huntington Beach
Dr. Uzunov received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Multicultural Community
Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles in 1994. She received her
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles
in 1992, and her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the State University of New York College at Fredonia New York
Metropolitan State Hospital Staff Psychologist
Clinical. Duties: Conduct group and individual psychotherapy sessions with diverse ethnic and age groups in an
inpatient, forensic setting, and emphasis on court competency and psychiatric illnesses. Conduct psychological
evaluations and psycho-diagnostic assessments, participate in treatment planning process as a core member of an
interdisciplinary team, supervise pre-doctoral interns and serve on the Internship Advisory Committee.
April 1996 - Present.
Pacific Clinics East Youth Day Treatment Center-Psychologist / Team Leader.
Duties: Develop and implement day-treatment plans for groups of severely emotionally disturbed children, conduct
group, individual, and family therapy sessions, coordinate treatment plans, conduct assessments, provide ongoing
case-management for all clients on case load, and provide supervision for milieu counseling staff.
July 1995 - March 1996.
Olive Vista Mental Health Center-Assistant Program Director
Duties: Coordinate and supervise a therapeutic activity program that meets the needs and interests of residents in
a locked, special treatment program for the chronically mentally ill. Oversee and monitor the quality of the
therapeutic services delivered to residents, assist the program director in hiring and supervising treatment staff,
develop the clinical skills of the special treatment program staff by conducting in-services.
February 1995 - July 1995.
Olive Vista Mental Health Center-Primary Counselor.
Duties: Conduct group and individual therapy sessions with chronically mentally ill residents, complete admission
assessments including mental status exams, psychosocial assessments, facilitate treatment-planning meetings,
provide ongoing case management for residents, coordinate discharge plans with the social-service designee, provide
in-services for the treatment department and serve as a member of interdisciplinary team.
August 1994- February 1995.
Santa Anita Family Service Center-Psychology Intern
Duties: Conduct individual psychotherapy with clients of diverse ages and ethnic backgrounds, co-lead mixed adult
psychotherapy group, conduct intake interviews, receive group and individual supervision and attend staff meetings.
September 1991 - July 1972.
Consciousness Psychology and Thanatology training at the World University of America in Ojai, CA.
Forensic Psychology specialization training at Metropolitan State Hospital.
Advanced Supervision training necessary to supervise interns and pre-licensed psychologists.
Imagination Workshop training to assist actors and other creative-arts professionals in the use of improvisational
Crisis-intervention training including telephone counseling skills and suicide assessment.
Certified Professional Assault Response Trainer, 1995.
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