Our Mission

At OCHPA we are dedicated to helping adolescents and adults struggling with mood disorders, eating disorders, and dual diagnosis find their way to hope and long-term successful recovery. Our goal is to help our patients develop their natural capacity for well-being and happiness.

We are an Intensive Outpatient Facility with DBT Orientation.



      • Leili Artin, MPH, PhD


      • Leili Artin, MPH, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist
      • Mitchell Shaffer, Ph.D., Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
      • Taube Levitt, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
      • Rosalba Acosta, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
      • Sharmila Bhaduri, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
      • Melanie Afshar, Psy. D., Licensed Psychologist
      • Elham Ehteshami – Hunt, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
      • Jenna Borba, Psy.D., PA
      • Kathryn (Kacey) Krotz, Psy.D., PA
      • Alan Artin, MA Candidate
      • Annie Lal, MA
      • Jacqueline( Jacki) Juarez, MA Candidate


      • Lisa Licavoli, RD, CCN

CONSULTING PSYCHIATRISTS/ Medical Director /Attending Physician

      • Kamal Artin, MD
      • Arde K. Anoshivani, MD
      • Kellee Clougherty, MD (Child/ Adolescent Psychiatrist)
      • Janet Smith, DNP, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner


      • Sami Younis, MD (Internal Medicine)

    • 2015 Best of Irvine Award

      OCHPA is the proud recipient of 2015 Best of Irvine award. We strive to bring quality services to our clients and community in order to make Irvine a great place to live, work, and play.