Dr. Lois V. Nightingale, PhD, MA, LMFT, Author, Psychologist in Yorba Linda
Dr. Nightingale has been helping adults, teens and kids overcome anxiety and/or depression for over 30 years. You may listen to her approach at: http://bit.ly/1OdWAX3. Amazon carries her self-help books for couples and children. She's past-director of psychiatric and chemical dependency programs. Her conference lectures focus on relationships and parenting. She's known for her humor, compassion and dedication to helping clients attain practical solutions. To remain enthusiastic and current in her field, she invests 200 hours annually in continuing education and specialized training. Find her articles about your concern: www.nightingalecenter.com
Her Brief Therapy Model focuses on empowering clients to regain control over their lives. She teaches communication skills, provides tools for handling emotions and making life choices. Homework assignments enhance the time between sessions. Find her book, "It's a Bedroom not a Boardroom" on Amazon http://amzn.to/1ocMFo8
Dr. Nightingale is one of the few therapists licensed both as a Psychologist (Ph.D.level) and a Marriage, Family, Child Therapist (Masters Level). She receives advanced training in many therapy modalities, including EMDR, Family Systems, Child Therapy and Couples Communication. Listen to anxiety relaxation techniques: http://bit.ly/1Up1j4J
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Dr. Lois V. Nightingale now - (714) 947-4517


  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: IC
  • Year Graduated: 1984
  • License No. and State: PSY 9503 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $170 - $200
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Contracted with Medicare
  • Superbills provided to clients with PPOs
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: M F T MA21027 Board of Behavioral Science
  • Membership: California Psychological Association/29940163
  • Member Since: 1998


  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent


  • ADHD
  • Acting out children
  • Addiction
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Substance Abuse
  • Transgender

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Religious Orientation: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Couples communication skills
  • Family / Marital
  • Parenting/Behavior contracts for children


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2017
Dr. Lois V. Nightingale, PhD, MA, LMFT, Author, Psychologist in Yorba Linda

Dr. Lois V. Nightingale

Psychologist, PhD, MA, LMFT, Author