*When scheduling a session with the therapist, find out if they accept payment via your EAP or health insurance, or if you will be required to pay out of pocket.

Dr. Parks is currently on medical leave and therefore unable to accept new patients at this time.

Louisa Parks, PsyD

License: PSY24459 CA

(510) 427-7785

Specialties: First Responders, Trauma and PTSD, Family Conflict, Grief

Payment: MHN, Magellan EAP, or private pay rate of $175 per session.

Notes: Louisa A. Parks, PsyD is a licensed doctor of psychology in California and New York. She is the primary Critical Incident Stress Debriefer for the San Francisco Police and Fire Departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office. Dr. Parks is recognized as a specialist in military and emergency- responder psychology by the FBI, San Francisco Fire, CHP, SF and Alameda County Sheriff’s Offices, CalFire, Oakland, Berkeley and Vallejo Police Departments, and other agencies across California. She maintains a private practice that is exclusive to First Responders in Oakland and Novato.

Dr. Parks is also a traumatic brain injury evaluator for Kaiser Permanente, and is the Intake Coordinator for the West Coast Post-trauma Retreat. A former New Yorker, Dr. Parks was a civilian responder to Ground Zero on 9/11/2001 and spent 2 months working at the site.