Dr. Trager is a licensed psychologist with over 30 years of experience. She specializes in women, depression, anxiety, trauma, PTSD, grief and loss, and severe mental illness across diverse populations. She works on an intensive level with clients throughout their treatment to heal, build resilience, and develop new more effective coping skills.
Dr. Trager received her doctorate from the University of Southern California and has continued her intensive training and practice in the Los Angeles area. Prior to joining Malibu Vista, Dr. Trager worked as a clinician and as a clinical supervisor at Reiss Davis Child Study Center. She worked for over 15 years with the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health doing psychiatric diagnostic and treatment assessments for children, adolescents and young adults. In addition, Dr. Trager has a private practice in the Brentwood area, working with adults and adolescents in short-term intensive psychotherapy.