The Halliday Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness, PsyD, CGP, Psychologist in Encinitas
Our goal at the Halliday Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness, Inc. is to help our clients achieve the personal growth and healing goals that they are striving for, and to provide a warm, safe, and supportive atmosphere for that growth and healing to occur. We work diligently to assist our clients in regaining a sense of clarity, control, and happiness in their lives, and are dedicated to helping people understand the causes of their problems and, to either solve those problems or, to come to peace with them. Please contact our client care coordinator Ryonen "Ry" to learn more at (760) 635-3310 x 104
We work with an extensive range of interpersonal, emotional, and behavioral problems, including: Addiction and Recovery, Adjustment Issues, Aging, Anxiety and Panic Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Career Issues, Depression, Grief Work, Life transitions, PTSD, Relationship Issues, Personality Disorders, Stress Management, Sexual & Gender Identity Issues, and Trauma.
Our work integrates a wide range of evidence-based practices including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Our office provides a wide range of services including: assessment, diagnosis, consultation, and treatment for adults, seniors, and adolescents. Formats include: Individual psychotherapy, couples therapy, group therapy, art therapy, and workshops.
Call or Email The Halliday Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness for a free phone consultation now - (760) 635-3310


  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • School: PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium
  • Year Graduated: 2008
  • License No. and State: PSY23206 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $40 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Health Net
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Optum
  • TriWest
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: American Group Psychotherapy Association/Certified (CGP)
  • Certificate Date: 2010

The Halliday Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness's Groups

Women Experiencing Life Transitions

Divorce, Discord, Career changes, a move; navigating transitions can be unsettling and isolating. This group offers women a supportive environment, depth of understanding, and tools for navigating ones life forward. October group forming currently. Contact our office for further information. (760) 635-3310

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The Insight Group

This group is designed for adults experiencing difficult emotions including depression, anxiety, or low self esteem and are having difficulty coping. The group is designed to provide insight, support, and understanding. Please contact our office for further details. (760) 635-3310 or at

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DBT Skills Group

The Halliday Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness is pleased to announce a new Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Skills group beginning in October. Skills include Distress Tolerance, Emotional Regulation, Communication Skills, and Mindfulness. These skills have been demonstrated to be effective with coping with life stressors, as well as symptoms of depression and anxiety. A new group facilitated by Pamela Giles, LMFT (#86514) is starting in October. 16 weeks, $45.00 per session, or $600.00 if paid in full in advance. Contact our office for further details. (760)-635-3310

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  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Marital and Premarital


  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar, Grief, Life transitions,couples
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus


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


  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Last Modified: 22 Jun 2017
The Halliday Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness, PsyD, CGP, Psychologist in Encinitas

The Halliday Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness

Psychologist, PsyD, CGP