Dr. Krell has 28 years of experience providing psychotherapy, consultation and educational services for adults, couples, children, adolescents and families. Office locations include Westlake Village, CA and a telehealth option of online videoconferencing.

Education & Training~

Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, USC, 2005; M.S. Marriage Family & Child Counseling, USC, 1995; B.A. Psychology, Developmental Disabilities, UCLA, 1992; Predoctoral training- Los Angeles, CA & Cleveland, OH 1997-2004; Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, California (LPCC #3957); Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Florida (LMHC #12568); School Counseling Credential, California (PPS); Collaborative Divorce Practitioner; Prepare/Enrich Certified Facilitator; DBT Foundational Training; EMDR.

Opportunities for Meaningful Change~

  • coping with stress
  • life transitions
  • mood & adjustment difficulties
  • relationship counseling
  • separation & divorce
  • parenting consultation
  • reconciliation/reunification therapy
  • discernment counseling
  • trauma & loss
  • LGBTQ support
  • personal growth
  • psychoeducation
  • support groups

Clinical Approach~

Within her professional practice, Dr. Krell engages an integrated approach of cognitive behavioral, humanistic, family systems, EMDR, and dialectical behavioral therapy paradigms coupled with holistic methods to positively collaborate with clients.  

Dr. Krell also serves as Senior Advisor to The Camden Center, an integrative mental health intensive outpatient (IOP) and partial hospitalization (PHP) program in Los Angeles which provides specialized treatment for depression, anxiety, trauma and addiction.

Additionally, Dr. Krell has taught several courses on theories of psychotherapy, crisis intervention, human sexuality and ethics for mental health counselors, and has served as a committee member of dissertation research and college admissions as a college professor with Capella University for 11 years.  Professional experiences have involved working with colleagues and clients of various cultures, ages, religions, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

For an initial consultation, please contact Dr. Krell at 310-490- 9188 or by email: Raina@WestlakeVillageTherapists.com

Forms of Payment accepted:
American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, Cash, Check, ACH Bank transfer, Discover, Health Savings Account, Paypal, Venmo, and Zelle
Insurance accepted:
Cigna, Optum, UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH.