Dr. Janis is a licensed Psychologist (PSY23195) who has been working in the mental health field since 2001. Dr. Janis has a private practice located in Beverly Hills, and he also founded and oversees Downtown Mind Wellness, a multidisciplinary practice with five therapists on staff who provide comprehensive mental health services in Downtown Los Angeles.
Additionally, Dr. Janis is a Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME), which allows him to conduct medical-legal evaluations of psychologically injured individuals.
Dr. Janis earned his Bachelor's degree from New York University (NYU), and he later went on to receive a Master's Degree and Doctorate Degree in Psychology (Psy.D.) from The California School of Professional Psychology (APA accredited).
For his post-doctorate fellowship, Dr. Janis received extensive training in psychoanalytic therapy from the Wright Institute, and he now teaches this modality to his interns. Additionally, Dr. Janis is trained and experienced in a variety of other types of approaches including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT), and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT).