Psychologist and Therapist in Riverside, California Dr. Dexter Chia, Psychologist

License: PsyD

Provider Gender: Male

Ages Served: 15-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Psychologist and Therapist in Riverside, California Dr. Dexter Chia, PsyD

Dr. Dexter Chia, PsyD

Dr. Dexter Chia is a Psychologist in California who has been practicing since 2018. He has a Psy.D. from Loma Linda University, an M.A. from Pepperdine University, and a Bachelor’s from UC Santa Cruz. At the onset of therapy, Dr. Chia utilizes a humanistic approach to better understand and grow a bond with his clients. When they have developed a working relationship, Dr. Chia employs a cognitive-behavioral framework to collaboratively reflect and assess what to guide therapy toward. Outside of work, Dr. Chia likes hiking, traveling, trying new food, and watching movies/sports (basketball and football in particular).


Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BC)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Lakeside Medical (Regal Medical)
  • Magellan
  • Managed Health Network (HealthNet)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Sharp Health Plan


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)


  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • First Responders
  • Head Injuries
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Dr. Dexter Chia. You can also call 858-279-1223 to have someone assist you.

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