Alaleh “Allie” Selkirk, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of Introspection Beverly Hills, is a clinical psychologist with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, a Master’s degree in Education, a Doctorate in General Psychology, and a Post-Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. She started her career as an elementary school teacher. While raising her small children, Dr. Selkirk became increasingly curious and passionate about human development, leading her to pursue a Ph.D. in Psychology. She became a Commissioned Naval Officer and served as an active duty Navy psychologist for nine years before entering private practice. Dr. Selkirk has specialized training in trauma treatment, depression treatment, anxiety treatment, and insomnia treatment, as well as extensive experience working with anger, relationship issues, and personality disorders. In addition to multiple Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals, Dr. Selkirk is meritoriously honored as a lifetime member of America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals, and distinguished by the International Association of Healthcare Professionals and Doctors of Excellence as a Top Psychologist in Beverly Hills, California.
Dr. Watson is a highly qualified licensed clinical psychologist whose professional experience includes nearly 20 years in private practice in California and Kenya, and she also worked in a forensic setting as a clinical psychologist at a maximum-security prison. She has a Doctor of Psychology degree specializing in Clinical Psychology and a Master’s degree Psychology specializing in Chemical Dependency Counseling. In addition, Dr. Watson was a full-time Assistant Professor of Psychology at a private university in Kenya for six years, teaching clinical psychology at graduate and doctorate level. Among the treatment modalities she applies are EMDR therapy, CBT, motivational interviewing, solution focused therapy, individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, as well as group therapy. Dr. Watson’s has several specializations including domestic violence interventions, anger intervention treatment, anxiety and depressive disorders, and work/life balance, among other specializations. Moreover, Dr. Watson brings an empathetic and compassionate focus in her work, she is able to efficiently understand the depth of one’s concerns and recommend positive treatment outcomes.