Dr. Stephanie J. Harris is a Psychologist, licensed in California and Florida with more than 15 years of clinical experience. She joined the team at Pacific Pearl La Jolla in May of 2017. Dr. Harris began her private practice in Boca Raton, Florida, before moving her practice to San Diego, California in 2016. Her specialties include Behavioral and Mind-Body Medicine; Anxiety; Stress Reduction; Trauma, Grief and Loss; Life Transitions; and Wellness Promotion. She became a Certified Healing Touch Practitioner in 2016.
Embracing a holistic, heart-centered approach to client care and wellness, she blends traditional “talk” therapy with complementary and energy-based modalities to provide immediate and long-lasting symptom relief, to restore balance and promote optimal health and healing. An educator at heart, Dr. Harris is passionate about wellness promotion and empowering her clients with support, information and tools to be proactive and to live balanced, healthy lives.
Dr. Harris graduated from the University of Miami with her Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. She also earned another Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Miami Institute of Psychology. Her training included a practicum rotation in Behavioral Medicine at University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Medical Center and also a practicum rotation in Neuropsychology at Mount Sinai Medical Center – Neuropsychological Laboratories. She completed her internship in Clinical Psychology at Goodman Psychological Services Center and her fellowship training in Behavioral Medicine with Oncology Hematology Group of South Florida.