Dr. Carey Incledon ("Dr. Carey") is an immensely compassionate clinical psychologist (License # PSY31538) who is dedicated to the well-being of her clients. She specializes in treating issues related to depression, anxiety, traumatic stress (e.g., PTSD, issues related to childhood abuse), grief and loss, life transitions, and relationships.

Dr. Incledon earned her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology with honors for research excellence from Pepperdine University's American Psychological Association (APA) accredited doctoral program.

She has advanced training in the use of Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Gottman Method Couples therapy, trauma-focused therapies, group therapies, and formal psycho-diagnostic assessment. Her therapeutic approach is strength-based, client-centered, and collaborative. She integrates research evidence with clinical experience and individual client needs, always prioritizing a trusting and supportive working relationship. 


In addition, Dr. Incledon completed a Master of Arts degree in Psychology from Pepperdine University, and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry as the Outstanding Graduate of the School of Natural Sciences at California State University, Long Beach. For several years, she has also served as an adjunct Professor at Pepperdine University (Los Angeles) and/or the University of the West (Rosemead), teaching graduate-level courses in various areas including trauma and resiliency, group psychotherapy, lifespan development & aging, and dissertation research.


Dr. Incledon’s many years of clinical experience include completion of an APA-accredited doctoral internship at Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services in Inglewood, as well as providing psychotherapy and/or formal assessment services to Curry Psychology Group in Newport Beach, the VA Long Beach Healthcare System, Family Service in Long Beach, Pepperdine Community Counseling Center in Irvine, and Santa Margarita Solutions Center in Rancho Santa Margarita. She was honored as Volunteer of the Year for her work with the Human Options domestic abuse emergency shelter in Orange County.


In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Incledon is the 2020 President of the Orange County Psychological Association.

©2019 by Insight Psychology Center, Inc. All rights reserved. We treat anxiety, depression, insomnia, relationship issues, self esteem issues, childhood sexual abuse, loss or grief, divorce issues, borderline personality disorder (BPD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), self-harm, suicidal thoughts, and dissociative disorders. We also offer personal growth groups: relaxation, stress management, mindfulness, women's social support, and self-care. Our treatment methods include clinical psychology, telehealth, online therapy, psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, Gottman Method Couples Therapy, evidence based practice, empirically-supported treatments, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), group therapy, personal growth groups, and life coaching. We offer online therapy, and also serve cities including Irvine, Turtle Rock, Newport Beach, Aliso Viejo, Mission Viejo, Costa Mesa, Brea, Villa Park, Fullerton, Anaheim, Laguna Beach, Lake Forest, Tustin, Laguna Nigel, Rancho Santa Margarita, Huntington Beach, Corona Del Mar, Coto de Caza, Dana Point, Laguna Woods, Ladera Ranch, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, as well as areas surrounding Orange County