Licensed Psychotherapist Gozde Gokozan, LMFT, LPCC
We are excited to announce the addition of, Gozde Gokozan, LMFT, LPCC, an experienced licensed psychotherapist to the LA IVF team. Gozde works independently and brings vast knowledge, experience and compassion to our practice and will help patients navigate through the stressful times while undergoing fertility treatments. As a licensed marriage and family therapist, she focuses on how to cope with issues among family members when dealing with infertility. Her additional skills include treating children, adults and couple who deal with anxiety, mood disorders, depression, ADHD, grief and attachment issues. We welcome Gozde to our team!
Gozde Gokozan, LMFT, LPCC is a licensed psychotherapist who works with a diverse group of clients via virtual and in person at her private clinic in Beverly Hills, California. Gozde received her Master’s of Science Degree in Applied Child Psychology from Kingston University, London, United Kingdom. Later, she received her Post Master’s Certificate in Child and Family Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy from New York University (NYU), New York and subsequently a second Master’s degree of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University, Los Angeles. Gozde is currently working towards her doctoral degree in Applied Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology.
Gozde completed her extensive training in the practice of psychodynamic psychotherapy at the famous Maple Counseling Center, Los Angeles and specialized in working with the patients who have Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries (mTBI) at Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles.
As a psychotherapist, Gozde has experience working with a wide range of clients including adults, couples, and children who have developmental disorders including autism spectrum disorder, social communication disorder, and tic disorder. Gozde provides a unique psychotherapy approach to treat a wide variety of conditions including anxiety disorders, mood disorders, ADHD, LGBTQ related challenges, attachment issues, PTSD, OCD, kleptomania, and grief.
Gozde further specializes in infertility, adoption, and diverse family formation; this includes families formed through reproductive technologies, adoption, surrogacy, same sex parents, and those who choose to remain childless. She works with parents to manage their stress and anxiety throughout their family building process, whether it be through fertility treatments, third party reproduction or adoption.
Gozde also specializes in working with children or adults who are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or Social Communication Disorder (aka Asperger’s Syndrome). Gozde approaches ASD with a cognitive style and helps her clients to develop coping skills around their diagnosis, and strategies to manage their life with less anxiety and worry.
Gozde’s training includes intensive Emotional Focused Therapy (EFT) externship to treat couples. She works with heterosexual couples, same sex couples, and people who want to explore open relationship or polyamory. Gozde is also a certified EMDR therapist who uses this therapy with a mindfulness practice to treat many different issues including Big “T” traumas, as well as anxiety, stress, OCD, and social phobias.
Gozde is multicultural and multilingual, and she has lived in the United States, England and Turkey. This allows her to understand cultural differences in human behavior and thought. She can provide therapy in both English and Turkish.
For an appointment with Gozde Gokozan, LMFT, LPCC, please contact;
Address: 9615 Brighton Way, Suite #219
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Tel: (424) 333-0288