Oriana Murphy is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Marina Del Rey who works with her clients from a directive and relational approach as an effort to navigate the challenges they are facing. Oriana’s clients come to her for a variety of reasons including anxiety/depression, trauma, substance use, life transitions, and maternal mental health.
Oriana has been working in the area of mental health for over 17 years in both the private and public sectors, and has gained incredible experience that has allowed her to provide support to a variety of individuals. She uses a combined style of attachment focused, CBT, depth psychology, EMDR, and overall trauma-informed care to provide each of her clients the care they need throughout their therapeutic journey. Oriana does not believe in a “one size fits all” model and collaborates with each client to determine the appropriate course of action for therapy.
Along with her private practice, Oriana has specialized in working in addiction treatment programs in Los Angeles and is passionate about the world of recovery.
Substance use disorders - Reducing and preventing the negative impact of drug and alcohol use and addictions on physical, emotional, and relational health
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
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress
Women's issues - Expertise in working with adult women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges and promote physical and mental health
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Private Practice, 2018 - Present
Nexus Recovery Services, Clinical Director
Pacifica Graduate Student (in process, expected graduation 2025), Doctorate of Depth Psychology in Community, Liberation, Indigenous, and Eco-Psychologies, 2020
University of Southern California, Masters of Social Work, 2012
Antioch University, Masters of Arts in Psychology, 2007