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Dr. Eric Levander

Consulting Psychiatrist

Bio

Dr. Levander is a board certified psychiatrist and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Additionally, he is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

In private practice Dr. Levander is experienced in the evaluation and treatment of many areas of adult psychiatric problems such as major depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, and chemical dependency.

Dr. Levander is one of two certified clinicians in Southern California to use the Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy (CBASP), a treatment for persistent major  depression, and also trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT).

Dr. Levander earned his M.D. from the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine and has a Master of Public Health from UC Berkeley. Dr. Levander subsequently pursued an additional three years of fellowship training in mood and bipolar disorders at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital and Institute. Dr. Levander is fluent in Spanish.