Dalia Adeina, PhD

Dalia Adeina, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Dalia Adeina, PhD is a clinical psychologist licensed in California. She has an extensive background across three careers starting in television and then as a management/process consultant in quality management systems following W. Edwards Deming principles. In 2007, Dr. Adeina graduated from a professional school of psychology and started her post-doctoral work at a California men’s prison. There she worked with a full spectrum of mental health disorders. Dr. Adeina is an Adjunct Professor with Brandman University. In private practice, she provides pro bono psychotherapy services for Give An Hour, a non-profit organization focused on helping active military, veterans, and their families. In Health Psychology, Dr. Adeina is at Holistic Healing Heart Center to assist patients with anxiety and depression affected by or affecting their cardiovascular and health condition. She has regularly attended Integrative Medicine for Mental Health conferences since their inception in 2010. Dr. Adeina has additional training in PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Psychosynthesis, Gestalt Dreamwork, and psychological assessments. Dr. Adeina’s orientation is Humanist/Transpersonal. She is well versed in the Buddhist approach to mental health and mindfulness techniques. Through her travels and volunteer work, she has interacted with many cultures and indigenous peoples. Her approach in integrative. She is a member of the American Psychological Association, California Psychological Association, and Psi Chi Honorary Society. Dr. Adeina is warm, caring, and focused on helping you come to a state where you can navigate life in balance. She looks forward to helping you as an agent of change.

Dr. Adeina provides health psychology, an assessment and intervention on the psychological, behavioral, and cultural factors that contribute to physical health and illness. Psychological factors can affect your health directly. It is common to push uncomfortable thoughts and feelings deep inside us until we don’t know why we are having panic attacks, anxiety, or depression. Dr. Adeina helps you to find the connection so that you can take control of your health. Interventions include cognitive-behavioral, solutions focused, mindfulness, acceptance and commitment. Dr. Adeina will even help with life and career coaching if that is something that will help you take charge of your health improvement.

At HHHC, you can receive specialized testing such as CNSVS, qEEG, BrainSpan, and Neuro HPA Focus Panel. CNSVS is a computerized neurocognitive and behavioral assessment test. BrainSpan is a two part neuro assessment kit that allows for monitoring your brain cellular health and cognitive functioning. qEEG, qualitative EEG, assesses your brain at rest and compares your EEG to thousands of other EEGs. The reports show your unique pattern of mental strengths and weaknesses, where there is too little or too much activity, and whether areas of your brain are coordinating activity at optimal levels. Neuro HPA Focus Panel identifies the level of neurotransmitters in your brain. We include the test which assesses your cortisol level throughout the day.