Charles Lepkowsky

Charles M. Lepkowsky, Ph.D. has been an independently practicing psychologist since 1985. He has worked in inpatient psychiatric settings, served as clinical and executive director for non-profit counseling agencies, supervised staffs of over 25 clinicians, is a former chair of the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital and past president of the Santa Barbara County Psychological Association. An outspoken advocate for patient access to care, Dr. Lepkowsky taught graduate psychology courses for 14 years and has been on staff at local hospitals for over 30 years. His research interests include Personality Disorders, Geropsychology, Collaborative Care, Neurocognitive Disorders, Medical Psychotherapy, Technology, Pain Management, Assessment, Oncology, Child and Adolescent Psychology, Family Systems, Object Relations, Person-Centered Approaches, and Community Circles Models.

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