Dr. Larry Chamow has been in private practice in Carlsbad since 1980. He specializes in working with people with relationship problems in the therapy setting where they can be seen as individuals, couples or families. Dr. Chamow holds a Doctorate Degree in Psychology from the United States International University in San Diego and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from San Francisco State University. He is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
Dr. Chamow has been on the faculty in the Dept. of Marriage and Family Therapy at the University of San Diego since 1991. He has also taught Couples Therapy at the Calif. School for Professional Psychology in San Diego. He has trained therapists and consulted for agencies and businesses throughout Southern California and other parts of the country. He has presented at numerous national conferences on couples therapy. supervision, therapy techniques, and adolescents. He has published several articles in national publications and is co-author of two books Essential Skills in Family Therapy and Essential Assessment Skills in Couple and Family Therapy. Both are published by Guildford Press.
Dr. Chamow is a clinical professor at the University of San Diego. He is a fellow and an approved supervisor with the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. He is a member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists where he received their distinguished clinician award for 2020. He has worked as a clinician, professor, trainer, consultant and administrator in the mental health field. He has also worked as a consultant and executive coach for small businesses and their executives.