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About Dr. Murphy 


Dr. Haley Murphy, Ph.D. is a California Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PSY 31276)  who graduated with her doctorate (PhD)  from Virginia Tech. Dr. Murphy completed an APA-accredited internship followed by a APA-accredited post-doctoral fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychology at Harbor UCLA. During her academic training, Dr. Murphy was certified as research-reliable on the ADOS-2 and ADI-R, two gold-standard tools of autism assessment. Dr. Murphy has also published journal articles  and presented research papers on a number of topics including Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Autism Spectrum Disorder evaluation, assessment, and treatment, and therapeutic routine-outcome monitoring (ROM). 


Dr. Murphy is well versed and experienced in a number of evidence-based treatments including Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT), Parent-Management Treatment (PMT), and is  certified as a Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) therapist, following the UC-Davis model. 

Areas of focus are included below: 

  • Parent-Child Interactions

  • Behavior Management

  • Emotion Regulation 

  • Anxiety and Phobias

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) 

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

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