Angel Faith, Psy.D. earned her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Pepperdine University. Originally from Los Angeles, she received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from U.C.L.A and a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology at Pepperdine University with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy. Dr. Faith has a passion for working with individuals seeking greater passion, productivity and meaning in their personal and professional lives. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the University of Miami and post-doctoral residency at Mount Saint Mary’s University. She believes that an individual's strengths, values and interests change across the lifespan and adapting to these changes through flexibility and personal growth is key to fulfillment and success.
As a child, Dr. Faith was the lead performer and vocalist with the teen-pop girl group No Secrets. She was signed to Jive Records at the age of thirteen and continued in the entertainment field until late adolescence. Having achieved success at such a young age, Dr. Faith discovered that her true passion was helping others reach their full potential. She began to dedicate her time and energy to academic study at University of California, Los Angeles in the fields of psychology and biology. Dr. Faith changed career paths again, with the goal of finding something that would be stimulating, challenging, personally fulfilling and consistent with her values. Upon beginning her work with individual therapy clients, Dr. Faith felt that she had discovered the path of passion, productivity and meaning for her.
Dr. Faith believes that changes in values, interests, strengths, abilities and circumstances is part of the human condition. Learning to adapt to these changes in a graceful and productive way is the key to fulfillment and growth. Her personal experiences, along with academic and professional training in the field of psychology, prepare her to work with others on personal growth issues in an effective manner with foundations in research and science. Dr. Faith believes that people have the capacity for unlimited growth and adaptation; and it is her goal to help those she works with reach their greatest potential. Dr. Faith uses her long history of success to help others achieve their goals and reach their full potential in self development.