Tiffany Crawshaw is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the state of California. Dr. Crawshaw also serves on the Executive board of the Orange County Psychological Association as Past President and Web Chair. In January 2015, Dr. Crawshaw also joined the California Psychological Association's Clinical and Professional Practice Board of Directors as a Director at Large.
Dr. Crawshaw’s doctorate of Psychology and Master’s of Psychology were both earned at The California School of Professional Psychology in San Diego. CSPP's primary focus is to train psychologists who aspire to become therapists instead of strictly researchers or academics. The school's programs are accredited by the American Psychological Association. Dr. Crawshaw also earned a Masters of Education Counseling (M.Ed.) from the University of San Diego.
Areas of Expertise
In private practice, Dr. Crawshaw works with people who are dealing with everyday life problems including relationship issues, stress and anxiety, childhood trauma and life transitions that challenge all of us in each developmental phase. Dr. Crawshaw also has experience working with individuals who suffer from Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Depression and Personality Disorders. Dr. Crawshaw has run groups for these diagnoses including Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder. In addition, she has extensive experience in residential treatment and detention centers for both adolescents and adults who have struggled with drug addiction.
Dr. Crawshaw has graduate level teaching experience including courses in Ethics, Psychopathology, Maladaptive Behaviors, Counseling, Domestic Violence, Program Evaluation, Human Development and Professionalization Group.
Dr. Crawshaw’s dissertation research studied how parents grieve and survive the death of a child following homicide. Intensive work with subjects participating in her dissertation study allowed Dr. Crawshaw to understand the differences that apply to individual experiences of grief as well as the collective human experience of very difficult loss.
Please contact Tiffany Crawshaw, Psy.D. today to learn more about the psychological services available. Call for a free consultation if you have any questions or would like information about assessment or treatment services for various issues.