Santa Cruz Psychologist & Author: Lucie Hemmen, Ph.D.

Lucie Hemmen, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist with a private practice in Santa Cruz, California.  She is also an author with her first book, Parenting a Teen Girl:  A Crash Course on  Conflict, Communication, and Connection with Your Teen Daughter which was released on August 1, 2012.

For the past 20 years, Lucie has worked with individuals of all ages as well as couples and families.  In addition to working with issues such as depression, stress, anxiety, trauma, and grief, Lucie is committed to promoting healthy teen development by working with teens, their parents, and their communities.

“Most clients, and most people in general, feel better as they learn better ways to cope, communicate, engage in life and love, and expand their humanity.  I consider myself forever in the process of learning and improving myself as a person and as a professional.  Healing and expanding our humanity makes life rich and fulfilling.”

~ Lucie Hemmen, Ph.D.