Dr. Michelle Hobby is the owner and director of Lehigh Valley Psychological Services. Dr. Hobby is a licensed clinical psychologist in Pennsylvania, specializing in women's mental health. She maintains a private practice in the Lehigh Valley, in the center of downtown Hellertown.
With many years of experience in the field of mental health, and as a graduate of California School of Professional Psychology, she is currently serving as private practitioner and licensed Clinical Psychologist working with a broad spectrum of women's mental health needs.
Dr. Hobby's professional background is fairly wide-ranging, encompassing work in numerous community-county mental health centers, university counseling centers, an outpatient substance abuse program at Kaiser Permanente, and private practice in three areas of California (Visalia, San Luis Obispo, & San Diego), and now a practice on the east coast in Pennsylvania. She has worked extensively with individuals (adults, children, adolescents), as well as provided group therapy.
Dr. Hobby is an experienced, interactive, and collaborative Psychologist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges as well as come to understanding of past life difficulties. She integrates evidence based treatments and individualized techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each patient. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Among her areas of expertise are Women's Mental Health, Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders, Postpartum Adjustment & Wellness, as well as Pregnancy Loss.
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology
California School of Professional Psychology-AIU
M.S., Clinical Psychology
San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA
California Polytechnic State University
San Luis Obispo, CA
Psychologist, State of Pennsylvania
Psychologist, State of California (inactive status)
Postpartum Support International's Certificate in Maternal Mental Health
Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance, Professional Member