At The Happiness Psychiatrist®, we help you become happier: authentically, deeply, and meaningfully.
Founded in 2012 by Dr. Sheenie Ambardar, M.D., we are a premier California and New York telehealth and wellness practice that provides concierge psychiatry, psychotherapy, and GLP-1 weight therapy to adult patients in California and New York as well as coaching services to clients of all ages worldwide.
We use low-dose psychiatric medications in conjunction with an eclectic blend of psychotherapeutic modalities including psychodynamic therapy, interpersonal therapy, solution-focused therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), inner child work, outdoor walking therapy, meditation, and Kundalini Yoga. We also offer convenient at-home gene testing to help illuminate which medications may work best in your treatment. For our medical weight loss patients, we prescribe GLP-1s, including semaglutide (Ozempic, Wegovy), tirzepatide (Mounjaro), liraglutide (Saxenda) as well as offer behavioral and lifestyle coaching.
Dr. Ambardar (pronounced Amber-daar) is a Stanford-educated, Top Doctor as honored by her peers and a Compassionate Doctor Winner 5 years in a row. As someone who has experienced depression and family abuse herself, she knows firsthand how hard it can be to reclaim our happiness and true inner self.
With 15 years of experience, Dr. Ambardar is committed to providing high-quality, holistic care to patients throughout California and New York. Her unique integrative treatment method blends modern medicine with ancient Hindu and Buddhist spiritual philosophies for the optimal benefit of her patients.
Read Dr. Ambardar’s popular Huffington Post article “10 Ways to Improve Depression and Anxiety without Meds"
SELECTED TO SUPER DOCTORS:
Southern California Super Doctors 2022
Southern California Super Doctors 2021
Southern California Super Doctors 2020
Southern California Super Doctors 2019
Southern California Rising Stars 2018
Southern California Rising Stars 2017
Southern California Rising Stars 2016
--Medical Board of California, Physician and Surgeon License
--New York State Education Department – Office of Professions Medical License
--Medical Weight Management Certification from the International Association for Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine (IAPAM) - approved by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)