Danine  Dean
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Danine Dean

Psychologist, PsyD
California Accepting Online

Also offering parenting consultations which is not therapy but more support to identify what your parenting needs and concerns might be.

Updated June 9, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders
  • Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Child mental health
  • Couples counseling

Professional statement

Goodbye Pain, Hello Freedom

Are you struggling with issues related to trauma, grief, relationship stress, anxiety, or major life changes? There comes a time when we need some help from a certified professional to help cope with many of life’s challenges.

Dr. Danine Dean is a licensed Psychologist in the Los Angeles area, and would love to help you on your journey toward healing and self-discovery.

Life can be overwhelming and sometimes even exhausting, but Dr. Danine Dean is here to guide you through any obstacles you may face. Her goal is to help you understand yourself more deeply and better cope with change. Dr. Danine Dean was trained using the psychodynamic treatment approach to help patients understand and develop healthy relationships with themselves and others.

Message to clients

Perhaps you're down or anxious - maybe you're unsure about the future of a relationship, or just feel that you aren't living the life you were meant to lead. Whatever your needs may be, I am here to offer support. Therapy is a process of growth and self-discovery, and in my sessions I encourage a positive outlook and the adoption of new attitudes and reactions. I have the tools and professional experience to help you get back on track.


Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.

Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Addressing issues specific to women and families during the pregnancy and postpartum period, including postpartum depression and anxiety

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Child mental health - Specialized strategies for common childhood disorders including attention issues, attachment problems, behavioral disorders, learning disorders, autism spectrum diagnoses, and feeding or elimination issues.

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)


Danine Dean is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $200 (50min)
  • Initial session: $200 (50min)
  • Couples sessions: $250 (50min)
  • Family sessions: $250 (50min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • As needed
Therapist's note

Sessions start at $250 but can provide a sliding scale.


Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am-7pm
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed 9am-7pm
  • Thu 9am-7pm
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 16 years

Private Practice, Psychologist, 2016 - Present
University of Phoenix, Professor, 2008 - 2019
Through the Looking Glass, Clinician, 2006 - 2016

Alliant international university , Doctor of Psychology , 2007
Pepperdine University , Masters in Psychology , 2003
San Diego State University , Bachelor of Arts in Psychology , 1999


California: 26788