Our Specialty

Meet the Team

Ryan J. Kennedy, DNP, NP-C

Thomas E. Brown, PhD

 Dr. Brown earned his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at Yale University and then served on the Yale faculty for 25 years. He has published 30 peer-reviewed  scientific journal articles and 5 ground-breaking books on ADD/ADHD.  Dr. Brown is Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California and is an elected Fellow of the American Psychological Association.

Dr. Kennedy, Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, who specializes in assessment and treatment of ADHD and related problems. He has collaborated in research with Dr. Brown for eight years. Dr. Kennedy has also published peer-reviewed journal articles in the field. He provides assessment, treatment, medication management and other treatments for ADHD and related problems.

Liza Somilleda, MA

Liza Somilleda, M.A. is an experienced educator with both Education Specialist, and Education Administration credentials, more than 15 years of school based experience, and extensive training in ABA.  She assists parents in understanding the needs of their children with problems in attention, learning and behavior. Liza is also a certified PEERS social skills provider, and she specializes in working with children in middle and high school.


© 2019 by Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D. 

Manhattan Beach, CA

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