My background includes specialty areas of Adult and Adolescent Psychology (Individuals, Families, Couples) Eating Disorders, and Geropsychology. Since I have been in the field for many years as a Psychologist and Nurse Practitioner, I understand medical as well as psychological factors and how working through these Improves our everyday lives.
My training includes Internship and Post-Doctoral Fellowship at UCLA, Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital. My Doctoral work was at Wright Institute Los Angeles, (Psychoanalytic training). Additionally I have trained at the Gestalt Institute of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Institute and Society for Psychoanalytic Training.
To keep my practice and knowledge base current, I teach and supervise at UCLA Semel Institute, The Chicago School (formerly CGI), Alliant University, Wright Institute Los Angeles, as well as private supervision and consultation.
Take the first step to help. Call Lorraine T. Sterman, Ph.D. and Associates now - (424) 625-2993


  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: Wright Institute
  • Year Graduated: 1986
  • License No. and State: PSY 10493 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $90 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
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  • Relationship Issues
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Eating Disorders


  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Parenting
  • Sex Therapy

Client Focus


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


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transsexual Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Gestalt
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 21 May 2015
Lorraine T. Sterman, Ph.D. and Associates, PhD, Psychologist in Beverly Hills

Lorraine T. Sterman, Ph.D. and Associates

Psychologist, PhD