Carol R. Hirshfield, PhD

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Carol Hirshfield, PhD is a Psychologist licensed in the State of California (PSY 16827) and State of Washington (PY60909142).  She maintains a practice in Los Angeles, CA and in Seattle, WA.  She also provides psychological services via telehealth which are HIPAA compliant.

She has had decades of experience with special expertise in child development, children and adults with special needs, parenting, co-parenting and high conflict divorce. Dr. Hirshfield has provided services for children and families who have special needs, such as Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Learning Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and other developmental disorders.  She has developed and implemented social skills groups for children and teens, developed and taught co-parenting courses, parenting centers and residential programs.

Dr Hirshfield has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in child development, family systems therapy and couples’ therapy. She has been involved in many custody mediations, collaborative divorces (as a Child specialist and Divorce Coach), and has trained many collaborative divorce professionals.



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My Staff

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Ashleylauren Reyes, MS

Ashley is a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern (IMF#91126) accruing post-Master’s experience under the supervision of Dr. Carol Hirshfield, Ph D, PSY16827.

Ms. Reyes earned a Masters’ degree in Clinical Psychology with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from California State University Northridge.

She has worked with a wide range of individuals, including adults, children, and families with a variety of presenting problems, such as anxiety, depression, trauma, OCD, disruptive behavior, LGBT issues, ADHD, relationship conflict, parenting, and life transitions.

Eileen Solis

Eileen Solis is the Administrative Assistant to Dr. Carol Hirshfield. She is the friendly voice on the other end of the line when you call my office. She can assist you with information about services provided, scheduling appointments, group and class enrollment, billing questions or arrangements.

She is generally in the office every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30am- 5:00pm (PST).


My office is located in West Los Angeles.  We have a family-friendly waiting room.