Spencer Scott, Psy.D.
Founder / psychologist (#29242)
Dr. Scott earned his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Roosevelt University and completed his internship at the University of Illinois and postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Texas at Dallas. He’s held previous positions as a therapist, supervising psychologist, and faculty member at several universities across the U.S., including here in greater LA.
Dr. Scott treats a wide variety of psychological concerns and has experience working with people from many backgrounds of life. He holds expertise in treating anxiety, ADHD, and relationship concerns from a psychodynamic perspective. He’s incredibly passionate about LGBT wellness and loves helping other gay or bisexual men thrive. His dissertation examined how we use online dating and navigate boundaries within romantic relationships.
He currently lives in West LA and can be found hiking, biking, and trying new restaurants.
Ann Gottuso, Ph.D.
Dr. Gottuso earned her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Fuller Theological Seminary and completed internship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. As a clinical neuropsychologist, she currently holds appointment at a large medical center in Los Angeles. She has been actively involved in clinical work, supervision, research, and teaching at a number of educational and medical institutions in Los Angeles.
Dr. Gottuso is an engaging therapist who strives to help her clients experience symptom relief and live in greater alignment with their core values. She is passionate about helping people find a sense of meaning and purpose wherever they are in life. She enjoys working with women in achieving a sense of balance in their lives, and knows first-hand the challenges of juggling responsibilities as a professional and mother. Her clinical specializations include psychological and neuropsychological assessment as well as evidence-based interventions. Previous clients have described her as active, organized, and practical.
Megan Kain, Psy.D.
Dr. Kain earned her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University Santa Barbara and has worked in a variety of outpatient and inpatient settings across LA. In her previous career as a contemporary and commercial dancer, Dr. Kain experienced the power of the mind/body connection, and incorporates her knowledge through mindfulness-based interventions.
Dr. Kain enjoys helping her clients illuminate ways they may enhance their relationships, embrace their true self, and gain the self-confidence needed to thrive in life. She prides herself in being strong generalist who treats a wide range of psychological concerns from all individuals across the lifespan. As a certified ICARE assessor, she has a unique sub-specialty in working to enhance bonding between mothers and their young children, promoting wellness for both mother and child.
She lives in East LA and enjoys attending Pilates classes and exploring her creative interests. She's a lifelong activist for social justice and is passionate about LGBT rights.
Roxy is a miniature dachshund therapy dog who loves providing emotional support, and sometimes accompanies Dr. Scott to work. She enjoys treats, burrowing under blankets, and sleeping 20+ hours each day.
She hasn't needed to yet, but is happy to stay home from work for clients who experience allergies.