Meet The Team
Dr. Deena Manion, Psy.D, LCSW
Dr. Deena Manion is a doctor of psychology and licensed clinical social worker since 1993. Dr. Deena is the Clinical Coordinator and Media expert for Awakenings Treatment Center. She has a private practice in Agoura Hills, CA where she sees a variety of clients with mental health and addiction issues. Dr. Deena has been working in the field for many years and has a broad range of clinical skills.
Most recently Dr. Deena held the position as Chief Clinical Officer for a well known recovery center in Los Angeles. Prior to that Dr. Deena was clinical director of a Malibu treatment center since 2000. She has worked in the field of addiction and mental health since she was 21 years old. She worked as a psychotherapist in a variety of settings including psychiatric hospitals, outpatient clinics, homeless clinics, and public and private schools in California and New York.
Dr. Deena has extensive experience in all aspects of treatment. Dr. Deena has appeared as an expert on Dr. Phil, Dr. Drew’s Life Changers, Face the Truth with Vivica Fox, Ricki Lake, and on Intervention on A&E. She has also appeared on various documentaries on Fox News and local public and cable television shows. Dr. Deena’s ultimate goal has always been to combine her clinical background with the entertainment industry to help people on a bigger scale. Dr. Deena is personable, direct, charismatic and overall has a unique approach to helping people.