Allison LaTona specializes in the spectrum of maternal mental health issues, as well as parenting and attachment relationships. She has developed expertise in infant and child development, parent and child relations, as well as marriage/partnership. She is experienced in a range of issues and difficulties for which people seek therapy: Life transitions, relationship issues, identity development, anxiety/depression, grief and loss, spiritual unfoldment and other concerns.
As a psychodynamic and family systems therapist, Allison works from a relational framework, while also utilizing cognitive-behavioral techniques and mindfulness practices. In her clinical practice, she works with adults, couples, and developing families.
Allison offers short-term and long-term psychotherapy, as well as consultation services.
Perinatal and postpartum adjustment issues
Transitions in motherhood/fatherhood
Identity development, loss/transformation
Spiritual conflict and unfoldment
Anxiety and Depression
Grief and Loss
Transitions in family structure and dynamics
Transition to parenthood
Parent-infant attachment and bonding
Becoming the parent you want to be
Cultivating the parent your child needs
Family cohesion and communication
Parenthood- work-life balance
Preparing for birth
Preparing for and managing perinatal and postpartum adjustment
Preparing for transitions in parenting
Social emotional development
Parenting plan development
1334 Westwood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
The office is located south of Wilshire Blvd, on the corner of Westwood Blvd and Rochester. There is 2 hour metered parking on Westwood and Rochester. Additionally, there is easy residential (non-permit) parking on Rochester Blvd., one block east of Westwood Blvd.
SANTA MONICA LOCATION
1247 7th Street, Suite 300, Santa Monica, California 90401
The office is located just south of Wilshire Blvd, on 7th Street. There is metered street parking on 7th Street and on Arizona.