ADHD Center


Dr. Lori Rappaport, Co-Director
Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Lori Rappaport received her Masters and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Southern California. She did a Child and Pediatric Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, where she developed the Growing Up Great! Parenting Program. Dr. Rappaport also completed a Family Medicine Fellowship at Harbor-UCLA Hospital in Los Angeles. Dr. Rappaport has worked at several Children's Hospitals including Boston, Los Angeles, Long Beach and San Diego.
Through the Center, Dr. Rappaport provides: comprehensive ADHD evaluations, follow-up testing to evaluate medication effectiveness, Individual and Family Counseling, Organizational/Academic Skills Building, Parent Education, Parent Support Groups, School Consultation, IEP and 504 Support and Assistance. Ongoing support and education, and collaboration with schools and healthcare providers is a key component of her evaluations. Dr. Rappaport also sees children, adolescents and adults with a variety of issues in her private practice. For more information on Dr. Rappaport and her areas of specialty, please visit her website,

Dr. Lewis Ribner , Co-Director
Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Info coming soon...

Dr. Manny Garcia
Psychiatrist – Children, Adolescents, Adults

Info coming soon…

Dr. Mary DeWitt
Registered Psychological Assistant

The newest addition to the ADHD Center for Success staff, Dr. DeWitt holds a Doctorate in Education (in both Psychology and Education) from Teachers College Columbia University, and an Advanced Certificate in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Long Island University. Dr. DeWitt is currently a Doctoral Candidate in Clinical Psychology at California Southern University, and is completing both her doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the ADHD Center for Success. Dr. DeWitt brings a diverse range of professional experience, encompassing a blend of both clinical mental health counseling and an expertise in educational issues. Her experience and clinical training in primarily evidence-based therapies is a popular treatment option for a variety of common issues in individuals, couples, and families. A central focus of her clinical work involves children, adolescents, and young adults who may be suffering from symptoms related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and deficits in executive functioning skills, as well as anxiety and depression. As a Registered Psychological Assistant, under the supervision of Dr. Lori Rappaport, Dr. DeWitt offers patients excellent services at a reduced fee, as well as a sliding scale option based on financial need. She can be reached directly at (858)-208-3680 or

Areas of focus: Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT)⬥Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for anxiety and depression⬥Executive Functioning Skills Coaching/Training (Organizational Support, Time Management, Impulse Control Training, Affect Regulation Skills, Social Skills Support)⬥Hypnotherapy and Mindfulness techniques⬥Comprehensive Treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder including Hoarding Behaviors⬥Stress Management⬥ Career Assessments & Counseling⬥Grief, Loss and Bereavement⬥ Solution-Focused Family Therapy.

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