Dr. Larissa Mooney is a board certified psychiatrist in Los Angeles, California who specializes in general adult psychiatry and addiction psychiatry. She is an Associate Clinical Professor at UCLA, where she serves as Director of the UCLA Addiction Medicine Clinic and teaches principles of evidence-based and integrated treatments for patients with addictive and co-occurring mental health disorders to psychiatrists in training. Dr. Mooney is a member of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) Executive Board of Directors and conducts clinical trials research at UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs. Her interests include development of pharmacological and behavioral treatments for addiction and advancement of substance abuse training for health care professionals.
After obtaining residency training in psychiatry at New York University, Dr. Mooney completed a fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. In her private practice, Dr. Mooney treats a broad range of mental health problems including mood and anxiety disorders, addictive and co-occurring disorders, and impulse control disorders. She provides services in medication management and individual therapy, including cognitive behavioral therapy for panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, depression, and relapse prevention.
Dr. Mooney is committed to delivering a high standard of care involving evidence-based, integrated and individualized treatment.