Dr. Elena Spector is a licensed clinical psychologist who is dedicated to enhancing the quality of individuals' personal and professional lives. She believes in the possibility of each individual's never-ending positive development throughout their lifespan. Dr. Spector guides her clients toward attaining a sense of well-being and reaching their life goals.
Dr. Spector works with adolescents and adults with a variety of diagnoses. She specializes in treating ADHD, Eating Disorders, Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar, and Personality Disorders. She also consults high-functioning individuals with Asperger's Syndrome.
Dr. Spector works with couples struggling with issues of self-awareness, trust, emotional openness, and commitment in their relationship.
Dr. Spector assists individuals going through various life transitions, such as job change or job loss, divorce, dealing with adolescent children, or moving to a different state or country.
Dr. Spector leads therapy groups for adult individuals dealing with food addiction.
Dr. Spector approaches therapy from a psychodynamic perspective. She is interested not only in presented symptoms, but also in one's overall physical health, lifestyle, personal, family, and work histories, along with one's dreams and aspirations. Dr. Spector's unique therapeutic approach, extended knowledge and experience make her work invaluable to her clients.
Dr. Spector works in Menlo Park, California. She has been a practicing psychologist for over 20 years.