Ben Marzban, Psy.D.

Dr. Marzban provides counseling and psychological services with care by taking the time to listen to clients and helping them take an active role in their own psychological well-being. He uses a collaborative approach and incorporates empirically supported, evidence-based psychological treatment modalities to deliver solution-focused counseling and psychological services. Some therapeutic modalities used include Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Meditation and Mindfulness, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Family Systems, Multicultural, and Brief Solution-Focused Therapy. Dr. Marzban focuses on instilling hope and optimism, increasing clients’ feelings of self-empowerment, personal growth and psychological health, and improving the quality of clients’ day-to-day lives by enhancing their subjective sense of well-being or happiness. Learn more

Harrell Reznick, Ph.D.

Dr. Harrell Reznick has over 35 years of experience in psychotherapy, psychological testing, expert consultation, teaching, and research. As a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in psychological testing, Dr. Reznick performs more detailed evaluative reports for those in need of any diagnostic clarification. Dr. Reznick has been conducting expert evaluations for patients referred for personality analysis, ADD/ADHD testing, neuropsychological evaluations, and Autism testing.

Dr. Reznick received a B.A. in psychology at UCLA and UC Berkely. He went on to complete a Masters (M.A.) in Experimental Psychology at the University of Arizona. Subsequently, he received a Ph.D. in Child Psychology. Learn more


Cathy Francis, Psy.D.

Dr. Cathy Francis, Psy.D. has over 20 years of clinical experience across a variety of settings including outpatient specialty clinics, crisis intervention, inpatient psychiatry, and private practice. Dr. Francis served as Director of Social Services at St. Joseph’s Behavioral Health Center and oversaw the management and coordination of the social services team, while training staff in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and providing supervision to interns and trainees.

Dr. Francis believes in a more integrative, and holistic approach to mental health and strives to create a supportive space to foster self-exploration and emotional growth. Her approach encourages the mutual development of goals for therapy and the development of skills patients need to better navigate through life’s many ups and downs. Learn more


Anthony Mele, Psy.D.

Dr. Mele’s passion for helping clients create personal meaning and happiness has guided his approach to psychotherapy for over 20 years. Building upon his research in the area of neuroplasticity, Dr. Mele views psychotherapy as a way to re-train the brain to more effectively cope with one’s personal emotional and social stressors and addictive behaviors. His holistic approach to mental health wellness integrates physical and emotional health, spiritual wellbeing and social connectedness.

Dr. Mele has provided psychological treatment and executive leadership in a wide range of settings including inpatient and residential drug and alcohol treatment centers and outpatient specialty clinics. Learn more


Dr. Ralph Kuechle, Ph.D.
Psychologist | Child & Adolescent Specialist

Ralph G. Kuechle, Ph.D. is a Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychologist who specializes in treating children and their families who may be struggling with mood and behavioral issues. He received his doctorate from the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at the Los Angeles campus of Alliant International University in Alhambra, California in 2006 (APA Approved Clinical Ph.D. Program).

Dr. Kuechle has extensive experience in crisis intervention, psychological assessments, and psychotherapy. 

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Dina Zayat, Psy.D.
Psychologist | Marriage & Family Specialist

Dr. Dina Zayat has practiced over 25 years, working with children, adolescents, and adults in individual psychotherapy as well as couples, family and group therapy. Dr. Zayat has had training in many Evidence-Based Practices like Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing. She strives to help patients reach their potential by empowering them to take control of issues in their lives that may have seemed daunting or insurmountable.

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About Harbor Psychiatry & Mental Health

We believe outstanding healthcare is delivered when we merge the science of medicine with the compassion of our hearts. We refer to this as “head and heart together,” inspiring constant improvement and lasting success.
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Address: 4631 Teller, Suite 100
Newport Beach CA 92660

Phone: (949) 887-7187