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Bilingual Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Nathan Rendler


Dr. Polonia is a licensed clinical psychologist in San Diego CA who specializes in working with children, adolescents and adults. She provides individual and family therapy in both English and Spanish. She also conducts parenting consultations and ADHD evaluations. Dr. Polonia offers free 15 minute initial phone consultations.

Dr. Polonia’s treatment approach incorporates cognitive behavioral therapy and mindfulness. She works collaboratively with her clients in developing an action plan to decreasing symptoms and increasing more effective coping skills and self-understanding. Dr. Polonia’s goal is to provide you with the best experience of short term therapy in a safe and caring environment so that you can experience your best life.

Dr. Polonia’s areas of specialty include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Anger management
  • Grief and loss
  • Life Transitions
  • Stress management
  • Time management
  • Parent-Child Relationships

For more information, please contact Dr. Polonia at:

Email:  [email protected]


Dr. Polonia earned her undergraduate degree at The Ohio State University in 1992. She attended graduate school at Wright State University School of Professional Psychology and earned her Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) in 1999. Dr. Polonia completed her internship at North Counseling Center in East Chicago, IN and her Post-Doctoral Child Fellow at Ravenswood Community Mental Health Center in Chicago, IL.

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Valle Verde Pediatrics
15525 Pomerado Road Ste B-1
Poway, CA 92064
Fax: (858) 487-0856

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