Yi-Chun (Melodie) Hsu, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

 •  California
Yi-Chun Hsu, Ph.D.
Yi-Chun (Melodie) Hsu, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
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Dr. Yi Chun (Melodie) Hsu is a clinical psychologist with nearly a decade of experience helping adolescents and adults navigate trauma, relationship struggles, addiction, identity issues, and grief. She is known for her warm and empathetic style with a splash of humor, making her clients feel seen, heard, and valued. She obtained her doctorate in Clinical and Forensic Psychology from Alliant International University and completed her undergraduate education at California State University, Fullerton.

Dr. Hsu utilizes a cognitive behavioral approach combined with motivational interviewing, attachment, and internal family systems-informed care in therapy. Her interest in nutrition and overall well-being also brings a wealth of knowledge to her work with each client, tailoring an integrative approach to suit their unique needs and goals. During her sessions, Dr. Hsu also works with clients to identify areas where they can make positive changes to their diet and lifestyle. She provides practical guidance to help clients develop healthy habits that support their mental and physical health. She creates a safe and supportive environment where clients can explore their thoughts and emotions, identify their strengths and challenges, and develop new skills and strategies. Dr. Hsu believes each person has inherent strengths and wisdom that can be accessed to promote healing and growth.

Top Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Relationships
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Anger
  • Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Burnout
  • Chronic / Physical Illness
  • Confidence / Self Esteem
  • Cultural Issues / Racial Trauma
  • Grief & Bereavement
  • Identity
  • LGBTQIA+ Related Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Loneliness
  • Parenting
  • Performance Anxiety
  • Phobias
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Trauma
  • Sleeping Problems
  • Substance Abuse
  • Women’s Issues
Therapeutic Approach
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Mindfulness
  • Motivational Interviewing
Client Focus
  • Individual (Adult)
  • Individual (Adolescents 12-17)
Additional Languages
  • Mandarin

Location / Map

Los Angeles

10880 Wilshire Blvd
Suite 1101
Los Angeles, CA 90024

San Francisco

315 Montgomery St
9th floor
San Francisco, CA 94104