Opening Your Mind To A Better Life

27001 La Paz Road Suite 403

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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About

About Dr. Shulman’s
Training & Credentials

Dr. Richard A. Shulman is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in children and teens in addition to individual, couple, and family psychotherapy. He is an “Eclectic Psychologist” who uses the theory of Carl Rogers and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for relaxation, client-centered and symptom reduction.

Dr. Shulman graduated from California Graduate Institute in October 1998 with a doctorate in Clinical Psychology and is also certified in Behavioral Medicine and Psychological Assessment. He is also a credentialed Domestic Violence Group Counselor, a Parent Education and Family Management Teacher, in addition to being certified as a divorce Mediator.

Dr. Shulman completed internship programs at the Laguna Beach Community Clinic, UCI and West County Counseling Center in Huntington Beach. He has taught hundreds of parenting classes and parenting programs through his private practice, Irvine Unified School District, Capistrano Unified School District, Huntington Beach Unified School District, Western Youth Services, various parent and singles organizations, and religious organizations.

Dr. Richard A. Shulman

Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Lic. # PSY 17982

About Dr. Richard A. Shulman - his dog penny
Dr. Shulman's associate, Penny

About Dr. Shulman’s
Programs and Specialties

In addition, he has conducted dozens of anger management programs for elementary school aged children through the South Orange County Family Resource Center in Mission Viejo. He has also created extensive parenting programs such as:
  • Parenting 101
  • Managing Parental Anger
  • Enhancing Morals and Values
  • Talking to Children about Terrorism
  • Ages and Stages
  • Understanding Stress Management

Dr. Shulman has done divorce mediation, ran a male batterer’s intervention program, and has a private Psychology practice in Mission Viejo, California where his therapy and counseling services insight-oriented psychotherapy to help individuals, couples and children develop the tools for coping with life’s challenges.

Dr. Shulman’s long term goal for his patients is to use psychoanalytic therapy to explore the underlying issues to increase ego strength and passion for life, and to create permanent changes in the lives of his patients.