Clarity. Healing. Transformation.

Holistic psychotherapy and consulting

Change is possible — but healing isn't a solo journey

I work with people who want to find clarity, a sense of aliveness, and heal from both the scars and bruises that life sometimes creates. I can help you discover a deeper understanding of yourself, your relationships, and your purpose in the world.

Hi, I'm Dr. Justin D'Avella.

Clinical Psychologist and Consultant

I believe we have an innate capacity for growth and healing. I am passionate about supporting people to unlock a deeper, more genuine experience of themselves. My style is inviting, attuned, direct, present-focused and reflective. I draw from a number of evidence-based approaches. Together, we will work to cultivate awareness, courage, confidence and steadiness in your life.



  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (PsyD). The Wright Institute - Berkeley, CA
  • Master of Arts in the Humanities, Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Barcelona, Spain
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Spanish - Georgetown University

Psychotherapy. Clinical Supervision. Consulting.

I work with individuals and couples in my private practice. I'm happy to work in either English or Spanish. In addition, I supervise and train other clinicians, and advise entrepreneurs and organizations in the mental health and wellness space.


Psychotherapy for Individuals + Couples

I offer a holistic approach to your mental health and wellness. We will focus on what's important to you and tailor treatment to your goals.

Regardless of whether you are interested in individual or couples psychotherapy, I can support you in building on your strengths and increasing comfort in your growing edges.

clinical supervision and training for therapists

Clinical Supervision and Training

I provide clinical supervision and training to licensed clinicians, groups and organizations.

With a decade of experience supervising and providing training at academic, non-profit and mental health start ups, I can customize my focus to address your clinical needs.

Digital Mental Health Consulting

Digital Mental Health Consulting

I provide consulting services to entrepreneurs and organizations in the digital mental health and wellness space.

I can help guide your company's entry into the market, build new clinical programs and products, and scale teams for quality and retention.

Let's talk. Schedule a free 15 minute phone consultation to see how I can help.

Frequently Asked Questions

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"I have known Dr. D'Avella in a professional capacity for 15 years. I have always felt I could refer anyone to him. Working together, I’ve had the opportunity to witness the warmth, gentleness and unconditional support he offers his clients. In consultation, I’ve benefited from his brilliant clinical insight. In groups, I’ve seen him positively shift dynamics with his playful spirit and authenticity."

Dr. Barclay Stone, UCSF Psychologist

Dr. D’Avella is an excellent clinician and stellar clinical supervisor. As a therapist, his extraordinary compassion and understanding allow clients to feel safe and supported through their growth and healing journey. In supervision, his clinical acumen is of the highest caliber. He is open, genuine and caring. He is a strong advocate on behalf of all clinicians. As a clinician, supervisor and leader, Dr. D'Avella will continue to be an impactful and meaningful agent of change through his work.

Isaac Wright, LCSW

"Justin brings his full self to his clinical approach and co-creates space for clinicians to bring their full selves as well. In my time being supervised by him, I grew tremendously in my professional goals with his ongoing and unwavering support. He offers a clear, collaborative and egalitarian model of supervision that is generative and rich. I highly recommend Justin for whatever you might be looking for, personal psychotherapy or supervision. He is truly magical. "

Emily Marinelli, LMFT

"Justin is so warm, compassionate and caring. He creates therapeutic relationships where individuals instantly feel seen, validated and supported. Justin is incredibly skilled and a true expert at treating a wide array of complex issues."

Christy Lusareta, Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, Former Clinical Director at Two Chairs

"Be easy. Take your time. You are coming home. To yourself. "

- Nayyirah Waheed

Interested in working together?

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