Regina Chopp, PhD
Licensed Psychologist: PSY-25569
Dr. Regina Chopp is a licensed psychologist specializing in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for the treatment of anxiety disorders. Dr. Chopp’s other specialties include the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder as well as the assessment and treatment of substance use disorders. She utilizes research-supported CBT and mindfulness-based interventions to guide individuals toward recovery from distressing symptoms and the creation of lives with meaning and purpose. Dr. Chopp has many years of experience working with people dealing with adjustment-to-life stressors—such as grief— and adjustment-to-life transitions—such as college graduation, divorce, or retirement.
Dr. Chopp attended the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor where she earned degrees in English Literature and Psychology. She completed her M.A. in Social and Personality Psychology from the University of California, Davis and her PhD in Clinical Psychology from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. Dr. Chopp’s local ties include work as a psychology instructor at the University of Southern California, as well as a postdoctoral fellowship and work as a psychologist at UCLA’s Counseling and Psychological Services.
In addition to providing psychotherapy, Dr. Chopp is currently a faculty member at Santa Monica College and The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Her scholarly work has appeared in the edited volume The health of sexual minorities: Public perspectives on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender populations as well as in The Journal of Counseling Psychology and the Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services.