Elle Michel, MA, LMFT, is a psychotherapist in West Los Angeles specializing in the treatment of trauma, borderline personality disorder, depression, and anxiety. She utilizes DBT, EMDR, TRM, and Brainspotting in her approach to therapy, as well as CBT and psychodynamic approaches. She has worked in a variety of settings with a wide range of clientele and has helped many individuals heal from debilitating symptoms.
Elle’s office is located in West Los Angeles, at the intersection of Westwood Blvd and National Blvd. Elle offers phone coaching free of charge to all her patients, so that you can get support from Elle in between therapy sessions.
Borderline personality disorder - Increasing insight into relational patterns and destructive behaviors; development of coping strategies for uncomfortable emotions or situations; skills for emotional identification and regulation
Substance abuse - Reducing and preventing the negative impact of drug and alcohol use and addictions on physical, emotional, and relational health
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Attachment issues - Development of effective relational and communication skills; insight into family attachment patterns;fostering healthy family relationships.
Elle Michel is not in-network with any insurances.
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Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Private Practice, 2015 - Present
Visions Specialty Clinic, 2020 - Present
Camden Center, 2018 - 2019
Westside Treatment, 2015 - 2018
Clearview Treatment Programs, 2014 - 2015
Pacific Clinics, 2011 - 2014
This weekly group focuses on integrating DBT skills into daily life and is a great fit for anyone who is desiring a little extra support, regardless of previous knowledge of DBT.