Specialties

SPECIALTIES

Lauren provides specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety and Eating Disorders as well as several other conditions. You can find each of the diagnoses she treats, below. You can learn more about the symptoms for each disorder by clicking on the one you’d like to learn about, and you can also find out about the treatments Lauren provides when you follow the link.

Lauren is also trained to provide specialized treatment for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and can support those who are struggling with trauma as well as one or more of the above.

CREDENTIALS AND TRAINING

What makes Lauren a specialist in these disorders? First, Lauren trained in the treatment of OCD, Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Disorders like BDD and BFRBs at the OCD Center of Los Angeles. She was also supervised for several years by the Center’s director: esteemed OCD and Anxiety Specialist and co-author of The Mindfulness Workbook for OCD, Tom Corboy, LMFT. Lauren has written many articles, appeared on a number of podcasts, including her own, spoken at conferences, including the IOCDF and OCD So Cal Conferences, sat on panels and given lectures and webinars. She keeps abreast of the last information in the field through continuing education and consultation.

When it comes to Eating Disorders, Lauren built her specialization through a number of avenues. Lauren is a certified Intuitive Eating Counselor and brings her knowledge of this approach to her work with Clients. Lauren was supervised by Elyse Resch, MS, RDN, CEDRD-S, Fiaedp, FADA, FAND, one of the co-authors of Intuitive Eating. Fellow co-author Evelyn Tribole, MS, RDN, CEDRD-S provided Lauren’s training and education in Intuitive Eating. Lauren has some training through Oxford University’s online program in CBT-E, an evidence-based approach to the treatment of Eating Disorders, and is working toward her certification. Over the years, Lauren has educated herself on different approaches and collaborated with a number of treatment facilities.

Lauren’s work with these disorders has been her primary focus since 2016. Her experience and training help her to provide specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety, Eating Disorders, BDD, BFRBs and more.

AREAS OF EXPERIENCE

While Lauren is not “specialized” in the areas that follow, she provides therapy to people from a wide array of backgrounds. She strives to provide culturally informed care to all of her Clients and hopes that knowing about her work with different communities will help you feel more secure.

Lauren is LGBTQIA+ affirming and works with people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender. She provides treatment to people of various races and ethnic groups and brings awareness into therapy of the cultural forces and social justice issues that impact BIPOC and minorities as well as their mental health.

Lauren helps people who are members of many faiths: From Christians to Jewish people, from members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints to Jehovah’s Witnesses, from Buddhist’s to Atheists. She respects her Client’s beliefs and, with a signed release for, will even speak to clergy in order to provide care that is tailored to each person’s faith.

Also, Lauren has ample practice treating people who are in Twelve Step programs like AA and Al-Anon and is facile with concepts that are central to these groups.

You can learn more about the specific treatments Lauren uses here.

LOOKING FOR SPECIALIZED TREATMENT FOR OCD, ANXIETY, EATING DISORDERS, BDD, BFRBs& MORE?

Are you or a loved one struggling with symptoms of one of the conditions above? Lauren uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Exposure and Response Prevention, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Intuitive Eating, ComB, HRT and more treatments to support those that she works with. You can learn more about the treatments and services she provides here.

LOCATIONS

Lauren is a licensed psychotherapist in

several states. Learn more about where

Lauren sees Clients, below.

Pastel skies and a pristine beach in Northern California, one of the areas where Lauren provides therapy.

CALIFORNIA

When she offers face to face work, Lauren does in-person therapy in Newport Beach. She also provides specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety & Eating Disorders throughout California. Her Clients span from San Francisco down to Southern Orange County and San Diego.

The red rock spires of Bryce Canyon in Utah, one of the states where Lauren specialized counseling for OCD, Anxiety & Eating Disorders.

UTAH

Lauren provides specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety & Eating Disorders in the state of Utah. Since she provides online treatment, she works with people who live all across the Beehive State – from Salt Lake City and its suburbs, like West Jordan, Syracuse, Highland and Riverton, to Park City and St. George.

Clear turquoise waters in the Keys, one of the places where Lauren offers specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety & Eating Disorders in Florida.

FLORIDA

Lauren also offers specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety & Eating Disorders online in Florida, and sees people from all corners of the Sunshine state. Whether you’re from Naples, Orlando, Miami, or Boca Raton, Lauren can provide specialized counseling remotely in your area.

The iconic red rock and lush greenery of Sedona, one part of Arizona where Lauren offers specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety & Eating Disorders.

ARIZONA

Lauren also practices online therapy in Arizona. If you’re seeking help in Phoenix, Sedona, Scottsdale or Tucson, Lauren offers specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety & Eating Disorders across the Grand Canyon State.

The lavender fields of Provence, France, one international locale where  Lauren provides counseling.

INTERNATIONAL

In addition to all of the locations previously listed, Lauren offers specialized treatment for OCD, Anxiety & Eating Disorders to a number of countries internationally.

Cozy couch and computer: all you need for teletherapy and what your treatment with Lauren could look like.

ONLINE

Online therapy isn’t right for everyone. An assessment must be done to determine if online therapy is appropriate for your needs. You can reach out here to learn more.

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For more information about working with Lauren

call 310-824-5200 ext. 4 to speak with Client  

Coordinator Lisa O’Reilly at the 

OCD Center of Los Angeles

310-824-5200 ext. 17

lauren@ocdla.com

1151 Dove St., Ste. 295
Newport Beach, CA 92660

©2021 by Lauren McMeikan Rosen, LMFT.

Disclaimer: The information contained on this website is intended for informational and education purposes only and is not meant to be a replacement for therapy. If you are interested in treatment, you can email me and I will happily provide you with more information