Catherine Mogil, Psy.D.

Director of Training and Intervention Development
Director, Family Development Project
Co-Director, Child and Family Trauma Service
Assistant Clinical Professor

Dr. Mogil is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior in the David Geffen School of Medicine. She is a licensed clinical psychologist and serves as the Director of Training and Intervention Development for the Nathanson Family Resilience Center. She is also the Director of the Family Development Project and the Co-Director of the Child and Family Trauma Service. Dr. Mogil serves as a consultant for the National Military Family Association Operation Purple Family Retreats, the Uniformed Services University, and a military project with the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health.

Her recent research focuses on developing effective interventions for children and families in high-stress environments.  Working with children of all developmental stages, Dr. Mogil has been involved in several intervention development and translational research projects examining the efficacy of parent-assisted interventions for infants and toddlers in foster care, school-aged children with developmental disabilities, and adolescents with Autism Spectrum and other disorders. She is certified in Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilties. Dr. Mogil received her doctorate from Pepperdine University and completed her clinical internship at UCLA. Dr. Mogil also completed a post-doctoral fellowship specializing in the prevention and treatment of child and family traumatic stress at USC/Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.