Executive Director Morris Gelbart, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist,
a graduate of the University of Southern California, and has been practicing
since 1976. He has expertise in alcohol and substance abuse, is certified
by the American Psychological Association in the Treatment of Substance
Abuse, and was one of the founders of the Alcohol and Drug Treatment,
now known as the Thelma McMillen Center for Alcohol and Drug Treatment.
He is presently the director of Gelbart & Associates, a multi-disciplinary
mental health group in the South Bay. Dr. Gelbart is a consultant to the
California Medical Board Diversion Program and the California State Lawyers
Assistance Program. He has wide experience in workplace violence and stress,
managed care issues, chronic pain, and works with adolescents and adults,
in individual, couple and group therapy. In addition, he treats anxiety,
depressive disorders and relationships.