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Nicole Messuri, M.F.T., B.C.B.A.
 
Nicole Messuri, M.F.T., B.C.B.A.
Nicole Messuri is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst who integrates foundational principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) with psychotherapy for individuals and families. She works with depression and anxiety disorders, adjustment disorders (grief/loss, divorce, stress, etc.), trauma, couple’s issues, and family relational problems. She has extensive experience as a behavior analyst working to reduce challenging behaviors related to ADD/ADHD, Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, and other special needs. Additionally, Nicole has expertise in the social-emotional and behavioral needs of Gifted and Twice Exceptional (2e) children. Nicole’s caring approach and devotion to her clients provides a welcoming environment, conducive for emotional connection and positive growth.

Clinical Focus:
  • Individual, couples, and family psychotherapy for a variety of relational issues
  • Parent management training using ABA principles and techniques for behavior management (i.e. impulsivity, inattention, non-compliance, etc)
  • Parent-child relationship problems
  • Parenting and marital stress
  • Evidence-based programs (Social Thinking, Zones of┬áRegulation) to improve social skills and self-regulation
  • Adolescent and teen depression and anxiety
Licensing:
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst
Training:
  • Antioch University, Los Angeles (M.F.T.)
  • University of North Texas (B.C.B.A.)
  • St John's Child and Family Development Center and multiple community clinics
Other:
  • Previously worked as an elementary school teacher in the Los Angeles area
  • Previously worked as a MFT licensing exam instructor for Gerry Grossman Seminars
  • Previously supervised MFT interns and behavior interventionists in the Los Angeles area
  • Certified Traditional Naturopath with a background in wellness, holistic nutrition, and stress management