Psychiatrist in Los Angeles, California Caroline Yang, Psychiatrist

License: MD

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 0-17

Appointments: Telehealth only. In-office visits not available

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatrist in Los Angeles, California Caroline Yang, MD

Caroline Yang, MD

Dr. Yang has been providing care for patients since 2014. She graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a dual-major in Biology & Psychology, University of Washington School of Medicine and Harbor UCLA Medical Center’s Fellowship Program. She is board-certified in both General Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. She participated in UCLA’s Parent Training Program and is certified in UCLA PEERS (Program for the Education & Enrichment of Relational Skills).

She dedicates her time to seeing only youth and empathizing with patients & their families. She believes in listening to & advocating for her patients’ needs and empowering families to take on a collaborative approach to wellness. She values holistic well-being by taking cultural, social & spiritual factors into account as well as complementary & alternative options. Her treatment approach is to comprehensively evaluate patients to ensure accurate diagnoses, develop a supportive patient-doctor relationship, use evidence-based therapy, and prescribe medication (only if indicated) at the lowest dose & for the shortest duration needed.

As a child of immigrant parents, she has special interests in inter-generational issues, along with self-esteem and emotional sensitivity & dysregulation. She is also interested in social justice, education & environmental sustainability. In her free time, she enjoys dancing, wildlife & any opportunities for creativity.

*At this time, Dr. Yang only has morning availability

Expertise

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BC)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Managed Health Network (HealthNet)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits

Interventions

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Parenting Skills

Populations

  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Women

Languages

  • English
  • Korean

Locations

FAQs

Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Caroline Yang. You can also call 925-282-1778 to have someone assist you.

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