Dr. Himelstein is a licensed psychologist in the state of California (PSY25229), an author, trainer, parent coach, and researcher. His day job is as a Behavioral Health Clinician at the Alameda County Juvenile Justice Center (ACJJC), an institution he was once incarcerated in as a young teen. Dr. Himelstein is passionate about working with juvenile justice populations, addiction populations, and those suffering from trauma. He offers individual, group, and family-based counseling sessions in Downtown Oakland, speaks at conferences nationally, and is committed to training clinicians, teachers, other healers in how to effectively build authentic relationships with adolescents through his training institute, the Center for Adolescent Studies. Dr. Himelstein is also currently planning to launch an online-based training community specifically for parents, Parenting Tough Teens
Site under construction, Check back soon. In the meantime use the form below to contact Dr. Himelstein.