Amy Johansson received her B.S. in Psychology and M.S. in Clinical Psychology from California Lutheran University. She is currently pursuing her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology at California Lutheran University and completed her first year of practicum at the Community Counseling Services at Cal Lutheran providing therapy for an intimate partner violence population. Her second year of practicum was completed at an adolescent inpatient treatment facility focusing on psychological assessments. She is currently at Ventura County Medical Center providing therapy to children and adults in an outpatient setting.
Her research interests focus on trauma resulting from abuse and harsh physical punishment during childhood. She is specifically interested in the area of corporal punishment and parenting strategies. Her research interests also lie within the area of psychological assessment and testing.
Amy Johansson is a member of the American Psychological Association, Western Psychological Association, International Neuropsychological Society, and Society of Personality Assessment.
Bachelor of Science in Psychology, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA
Master of Science in Clinical Psychology, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA
Trauma treatment in adults and children