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10780 Santa Monica Blvd #290
The Bresler Center was established in 1989 by Dr. David Bresler, the founder and former Executive Director of the UCLA Pain Control Unit. Dr. Bresler was one of the first scientists to seriously investigate complementary and alternative medicine during his tenure as Associate Clinical Professor in the UCLA Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, and the UCLA Department of Psychology.
The Bresler Center provides state-of-the-art patient care utilizing a variety of mind/body medicine approaches. Its staff has particular expertise in treating anxiety and post-traumatic stress, chronic pain, depression, trauma, chronic fatigue, headaches, and addictions, and alcoholism. We work closely with several of the most outstanding physicians and allied health practitioners in Southern California. Staff members also conduct clinical research and teach a variety of courses for both health care professionals and the public.
Dr. Bresler has authored or co-authored over 250 scientific articles, textbook chapters, workbooks, CDs, DVDs and books in the fields of neuroscience, psychology, acupuncture, guided imagery, complementary and alternative medicine, consciousness and creative communication, and mind/body medicine. These include the classic self-help books and CD series Free Yourself from Pain and Break Your Smoking Habit with Guided Imagery.
He has served on the editorial staff of eight professional journals and is listed in several editions of Who’s Who and The Best Doctors In America. His numerous radio and TV appearances have made him a well-known authority in the field of behavioral medicine, and he’s been featured or interviewed in many popular magazines, including Time, Newsweek, Reader’s Digest, People, US, and Prevention.
Dr. Bresler has served as a consultant to the World Health Organization, American Medical and Dental Associations, California Medical and Dental Associations, New York Board of Medical Examiners, California Board of Medical Quality Assurance, California Industrial Medical Council, and numerous other professional and governmental agencies. He has served as an Executive Coach and creativity trainer for senior executives at many prominent corporations including Times Mirror, Disney, Hughes, and Rockwell.
Dr. Bresler has received numerous awards and honors, including the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award for Leadership in Pain Treatment by the American Academy of Pain Management, and he was appointed by President Clinton as a White House Commissioner on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy. To see a copy of his Curriculum Vitae, please visit his website at www.breslercenter.com.
Individual and Group Psychotherapy
Counseling and Personal Coaching
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing)
Interactive Guided Imagery(sm)
Acupuncture and Electroacupuncture
Herbal and Nutritional Therapy
Payment is required at the time services are rendered. Although no insurance assignments are accepted, we will provide you with a “Superbill” that you can submit to your insurance company for possible reimbursement. Please check with your insurance company for details as we do not do any insurance inquiries or billing,
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