Melanie R. Hudson, PsyD
Licensed Clinical Psychologist PSY25726


Problems and Disorders Treated

Westside CBT provides psychological treatment for a variety of behavioral and mental health difficulties.  WCBT provides psychological treatment for adults and late adolescents suffering from anxiety disorders including panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, social anxiety disorder, and phobias. We also treat individuals with eating disorders, depression, low self-esteem, emotional difficulties related to a health problem, or problems related to a traumatic event. We also help people with interpersonal or relationship problems.  For a partial list of conditions we treat, see below:

Anxiety Related Disorders
  • OCD
  • Traumatic Stress Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Generalized Chronic Anxiety
  • Social Phobia
  • Compulsive Behaviors
Eating Disorders
  • Anorexia
  • Bulimia
  • Binge Eating Disorder
Traumatic Stress
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Sexual Abuse Survivors
  • Dissociation

Individual Therapy

Individual therapy in-office sessions are approximately 50- 60 minutes and are provided weekly or multiple times a week, depending on the needs of the client.  Additional exposure sessions may be provided outside of the office (e.g. in the home, in the community, etc) on an as needed basis depending on a mutually agreed upon treatment plan.

Family Therapy & Couples Therapy

Family or couples therapy is available to help parents and/or partners of individuals experiencing mental health issues to develop the skills needed to cope with a particular situation. Together they can work on skill building in ways that bring about productive change for the entire family.