Maya Elyashkevich, PsyD, Psychologist in Encino
Are you feeling overwhelmed with anxiety at your work place or in your personal life? Do you easily feel hurt, criticized and rejected? Do you fear intimacy or commitment in your relationships? I am an active and supportive listener who demonstrates genuineness, warmth, empathy, and sensitivity. I use evidence based therapies to help to improve your thought patters and emotional well-being. I have been extensively trained in treating anxiety, depression and Post-Traumatic Stress disorder.
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  • Years in Practice: 15+ Years
  • School: California School of Professional Psychology
  • Year Graduated: 1999
  • License No. and State: PSY 17165 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Kaiser (Out-of-Network)
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicare
  • United Behavior Health
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: EMDRIA / Certified EMDR Specialist
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Maya Elyashkevich's Groups

Depression and Anxiety Support Group

Anxiety and Depression are referred to as mental health’s “common cold”, but they can take a lot of energy to cope with. You may feel a lack of energy, may experience painful negative thoughts and find yourself preoccupied with certain people or situations. In our group you will find support and validation for coping with the daily stressors. We will discuss coping skills for coping with anxiety and depression.

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Therapist Intern Support and Consultation

It’s not easy to be a mental health intern. You may feel like you are caught between the rock and a hard place: difficult clients, demanding placements, challenging schoolwork, and what about personal life? I can relate because I’ve been there. Please join our group where you will find a supportive environment to discuss your professional and personal stressors. You will find support and feedback on how to work with your clients, cope with challenging placements and on life-work balance.

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Coping with Mental Illness

Most people do not understand what it takes to cope with mental illness. Family and friends may take “get over it” attitude because they cannot relate to the challenge that presents. In this support group you will find acceptance, understanding and support to effectively cope with mental illness.

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  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma and PTSD


  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Alternative Languages: Russian
Religious Orientation: Jewish


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Attachment-based
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Psychodynamic


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family


  • Video Counseling
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2016
Maya Elyashkevich, PsyD, Psychologist in Encino

Maya Elyashkevich

Psychologist, PsyD