Dr. Susan Shapiro, PhD, MS, MS, RDN, FAND, Psychologist in Beverly Hills
Do you struggle with sadness, depression, relationships, stress, an unusual relationship with food, or other substances, or.....? For some calling a psychologist is easy. For others it can be challenging. Dr. Shapiro is kind, compassionate, and listens closely to what you are saying. The therapy provided is dynamic, interactive, and individualized. Dr. Shapiro will use the correct therapeutic interventions that are best to help resolve your difficulties, develop new understanding of you and your issues, as well as identify your strengths. Humor is included! If Dr. Shapiro's approach sounds like a good match for what you need, then call to schedule an initial consultation.
Dr. Shapiro is a Licensed Psychologist,Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist and Eating Disorder Specialist, educated, trained, and supervised by the best institutions and teachers in medicine, nutrition and psychology. This is what patients receive. Dr. Shapiro's trademark, "Advancing a Healthy Mind-Body Connection", reflects the comprehensive nature of treatment.
Dietary factors play an important role in treating all emotional issues, including those who have difficult relationships with food, drugs, alcohol, or other behaviors. The human body is more than just a number. Dr. Shapiro's approach is to work with you as whole person who is struggling, vs someone with an identified illness, etc.
Call or Email Dr. Susan Shapiro for a free phone consultation now - (310) 905-8953


  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: USC
  • Year Graduated: 1990
  • License No. and State: PSY14277 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $200 - $400
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Medicare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: R 608284 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Certificate: National Anger Management Association/Certified Anger Mgmt Spec-I
  • Certificate Date: 2015


  • Eating Disorders
  • Depression
  • Addiction


  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Life Transitions
  • Obesity
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American, Asian
Religious Orientation: Jewish


  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 25 May 2017
Dr. Susan Shapiro, PhD, MS, MS, RDN, FAND, Psychologist in Beverly Hills

Dr. Susan Shapiro

Psychologist, PhD, MS, MS, RDN, FAND