OUR TEAM

The best care starts with highly qualified providers.

The best care starts with highly qualified providers.

Our doctors and licensed therapists will be a part of your dedicated care team. We’ll support you as you navigate your mental health journey and work together to develop tailor-made solutions just for you.

Our team can’t wait to meet you! You can review our bios and specialties below and request a specific provider, or feel free to go straight to our patient portal to book an appointment, and we’ll help you narrow in on the best fit.

Our doctors and licensed therapists will be a part of your dedicated care team. We’ll support you as you navigate your mental health journey and work together to develop tailor-made solutions just for you.

Our team can’t wait to meet you! You can review our bios and specialties below and request a specific provider, or feel free to go straight to our patient portal to book an appointment, and we’ll help you narrow in on the best fit.

We’d like to connect you with someone to support you in these ups and downs of life. By way of collaboration and valuing diverse perspectives, we’re very good at finding long-lasting solutions.

There are a lot of us. Please feel free to go straight to our patient portal, and we’ll help you narrow in on the best fit.

Paul Chung bio image

Paul Chung

Psychiatrist and Chief Medical Officer

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: I enjoy getting to know my patients on a deeper level and helping them to obtain a high level of functioning, using all the tools at my disposal. Having a great team at Sensible Care allows me to gather data from my patients efficiently and to provide them with effective treatment plans quickly.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: General psychiatry and Addiction psychiatry

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: I strive to address all aspects of mental wellness and encourage healthy habits related to sleep, nutrition, exercise, in addition to advising about therapy options and medications.

Education: Medical school - Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences; Residency and Addiction fellowship - UCLA San Fernando Valley

Specialty Board Certifications: General Psychiatry; Addiction psychiatry

Publications: Chung, P.  Worsening Hip Pain in a Young, Active Duty Pilot.  Federal Practitioner, 2010, 27(9): 30-32.

Languages/Fluency: English / Korean

Kevin Jou bio image

Kevin Jou

Psychiatrist

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: To provide expert professional care that is compassionate, confidential, accessible, and current.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, ADHD, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: Know what you are good at, then learn something new.

Education: Residency: UCLA-SFV Psychiatry Training Program; Medical School: The Chicago Medical School

Specialty Board Certifications: General Psychiatry

Languages/Fluency: English / Mandarin

Nadia Baratti bio image

Nadia Barati

Psychiatrist

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: My interest in psychiatry started at a very young age. I've always been fascinated by the power of the mind; in finding ways to master the mind and live at peace in spite of circumstances.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Knowing the patient as a unique individual and not as just another case. Mood disorders, PTSD, Adult ADHD, personality disorders.

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: I strive to find a balance across the health of body, mind, and social aspects of life.

Education: I received MD degree at age 24 from one of the best medical schools in the Middle East. I did my residency in Psychiatry at the University of Connecticut and attended Medical School at Mashhad University of Medical Sciences (MUMS).

Specialty Board Certifications: Board certified by American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry.

Languages/Fluency: English / Persian (Farsi)

Michael_Arvelo Bio Image

Michael A. Arevalo

Clinical Psychologist

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: My passion is helping people. At a young age, I internalized the value of giving back to others and helping people. It has guided me on this career path and allowed me to make deep connections with a wide variety of people. I believe that we are all connected through our emotions and we can gain a better understanding of ourselves by sharing our story and emotions with others. I believe that therapy is a partnership and I strive to create a warm and comfortable environment for people to share their story and work together to facilitate their growth and improve their symptoms.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Depression, Trauma, Health Psychology areas that includes mental health concerns related to chronic pain, diabetes, and sleep.

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: I am an avid coffee drinker and gym enthusiast. On most weekends, you can find me exploring new coffee shops and spending time in the gym. I do my best to practice mindfulness in these activities in order to be fully present and engaged. I also greatly enjoy spending time with family and friends.

Education: Master of Arts degree in Psychology and Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) degree in Clinical Psychology from Marywood University, Clinical Internship with Health Service Psychology emphasis at Hampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Clinical Psychology Residency at Redwood City Kaiser Permanente

Languages/Fluency: English

Laura Klang Bio Image

Laura Kang

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Director of Therapy

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: It is my privilege and honor to help sit with people in their pain, confusion, and anxiety, and help guide them to a greater sense of peace and understanding of their past, present and future. Therapy is a gift for so many, and I love to help my clients get clarity, insight, and practical skills for overcoming the stuck place they find themselves in.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: I am solution focused, utilize CBT and family systems theory. My style is warm, empathic, genuine and goal oriented. I also love to incorporate a client's spirituality into therapy, if they choose to do so.

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: Strong faith in God, time with husband and three children, baking, and travel

Education: Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Messiah College and MS in Clinical Psychology from Vanguard University 

Academic Affiliation: CAMFT Member

Languages/Fluency: English

Brian Luhmann bio image

Brian Luhmann

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Location

Costa Mesa, CA

Biography: I find that there is a significant struggle in our society to be able to identify our emotional needs and share them with those in our lives. When we can understand our emotional needs, we can regain a connection with those in their lives, and this leads to greater well-being and healing for all involved.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Substance Abuse, Anxiety Disorders, EMDR, Motivational Interviewing, Systemic Therapy, Mindfulness Based Practices

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: Meditation, Music, Nature, Surfing, Traveling, and Volunteering

Education: Doctorate of Psychology in Marriage and Family Therapy at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Academic Affiliation: Adjunct Faculty MFT Program: Hope International University; Adjucnt Faculty: Applied Clinical Psychology Department of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Publications: Effects of Surfing on Adolescent Quality of Life & Emotional Functioning

Languages/Fluency: English

Margaret Haglund Bio Image

Margaret Haglund

Psychiatrist

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: My primary passion is working one-on-one with individuals to help them achieve their fullest potential. I use a variety of psychotherapy techniques, collaboration with therapists, as well as medications when indicated to find unique treatment plans that are unique to each patient. Other specialty interests include: helping patients taper down or off pain and anxiety medications; working with new parents during the challenging postpartum period; helping individuals through relationship transitions; and addressing symptoms that arise during medical conditions.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Specializes in addiction, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, and treatment-resistant conditions. Expert in psychodynamic psychotherapy.

Education: Medical degree from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Residency from Columbia University Medical Center, Fellowship at UCLA Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital 

Specialty Board Certifications: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, double Board Certified in Adult and Addiction psychiatry

Languages/Fluency: English / French

Diana Clark Sensible Care Bio Image

Diana Chaparro-Clark

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Location

Tustin, CA

Biography: I very much enjoy the process of helping clients with challenges with the strengths/resources they discover they already have within themselves. Therapy is this wonderful journey of change of perspective. This process results in personal growth as well in the reduction of symptoms that are causing distress.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Anxiety Disorders, relationship issues, shame, communication strategies, adjustment, Co-parenting and divorce. Psychodynamic and Cognitive- Behavioral. My approach is to help the client reduce symptoms that are causing them discomfort while also helping them understand the origins of their challenges. If a client is open to the process it can be a very rewarding experience! 

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: In my downtime, I love to spend time in connecting time with my family and friends. I love being outside in nature it is such a soothing experience to be outside!  I like taking photos as a creative outlet. Additionally, I love spending time with friends and having connecting conversations. 

Education: Master of Science, Counseling. California State University, Fullerton

Languages/Fluency: English

Lillian Storm Bio Image

Lillian Strom

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Location

Orange County, CA

Biography: Understanding the challenges of breaking toxic family patterns has inspired me to help others do the same. I have a passion for joining and guiding people through their personal journey of healing and self-empowerment in a non-judgmental, safe environment.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: EDMR Therapist, Traumatic Stress, Depression, Anxiety, Relationship Issues, and Confidence Development.

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: My personal strategies for mental wellness include a variety of things. My main go-to’s are the gym, journaling and my own personal therapy. I also make a point of prioritizing self-care for myself. That can include socializing, staying at home and relaxing or getting a massage.

Education: Masters of Science, Clinical from Vanguard University of Southern California

Specialty Board Certifications: Orange County Behavioral Health: Anger Management, The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Alt. for Families CBT, State of California: Advocate against Domestic Violence

Languages/Fluency: English

CassandraSilver_Vignette

Cassandra Silver

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - BC

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: My care is driven by an empathetic understanding of an individual’s unique life circumstances. I strive to engage patients in partnership and collaboration to reach mental health harmony. By combining both individual preferences with neuropsychiatric science, we achieve optimal mental health functioning.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Brief Solution Focused; Adult and Adolescent Psychiatry; Motivational Therapy

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: I engage in work-life balance, meditation, yoga, and reading for pleasure. My cats also keep me busy and are my stress-relieving companions at home! Additionally, shinrin yoku or "forest bathing" via hikes all over Southern California is another way I find peace and decompress.

Education: Master of Science, Nursing; Bachelor of Science, Nursing; Bachelor of Arts, Cognitive Sciences

Specialty Board Certifications: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner-BC

Languages/Fluency: English

Rosie Saucedo bio image

Rosie Saucedo

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: Before becoming a therapist I worked in speech pathology. I am skilled at finding a balance between practical solutions and working through a deeper understanding of the hurts and habits that get in our way to lasting change. As someone who has worked through many obstacles in life, within my own therapy, I am able to offer the same devotion and respect I have been given to heal.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Specialize in parenting, children's issues, adolescent issues, children with special needs, deaf culture, identity issues, peer relationships, communication strategies, relationship building and problem-solving, self-esteem, anxiety, grief and loss, depression, adjustment, infidelity, divorce, shame and guilt, trauma and addiction.

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: Meditation, prayer, time with family, personal therapy, hot yoga, hiking, paddle boarding and traveling.

Education: Master of Science, Clinical Psychology at Vanguard University of Southern California

Specialty Board Certifications: Trained in Emotion Focus Therapy (EFT), trained to work with children and families of children with special needs

Languages/Fluency: English / Spanish

Jennifer Scott Sensible Care Bio Image

Jennifer Scott

Licensed Social Worker

Location

Santa Ana, CA

Biography: Since I was young, I have felt great compassion for people experiencing pain and hardship. I believe that building a supportive and trusting relationship through therapy creates a safe place to explore one's struggles and discover a path to a healthy state of being. My joy comes from working alongside people to help them through challenges to achieve their goals with lasting impact.

Area of Expertise/Therapy Style: Specializing in trauma Informed Care, Parenting Issues (and children with special needs), Foster Care/Adoption, Grief and Loss, Domestic Violence, Child Abuse/Neglect, Adjustment Issues, PTSD, Depression, and Anxiety. Style: Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Family Systems

Strategies for Personal Mental Wellness: I value wellness and self-care. I make exercise a few times a week a priority (going for walks/hikes, runs, to the gym, yoga, etc.), as well as eating healthy (rewarding myself with treats too), getting enough rest, and spending time with loved ones. I also enjoy listening to music and being in nature to re-center myself.

Education: Master of Social Work, Cal State Long Beach

Languages/Fluency: English / Spanish

Sensible Care logo

Partners in peace of mind.

Partners in peace of mind.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Call (800) 801-9833 

Email contact@sensiblecare.com

Address 505 N Tustin Ave. Ste 150 Santa Ana, CA 92705

If you are in a life-threatening situation please call +1 (800) 273-8255

Call (800) 801-9833 

Email contact@sensiblecare.com

Address 505 N. Tustin Ave. Ste 150 Santa Ana, CA 92705

If you are in a life-threatening situation please call +1 (800) 273-8255

© 2020 Sensible Care, LLC. 

Instagram | Facebook | LinkedIn | Yelp

Privacy Policy   |   Terms of Use

© 2020 Sensible Care, LLC. 

Instagram | Facebook | LinkedIn | Yelp

Privacy Policy   |   Terms of Use

© 2020 Sensible Care, LLC.

InstagramFacebook | LinkedIn | Yelp

Privacy Policy   |   Terms of Use