Dr. Marchita Masters is a licensed clinical psychologist with over thirty years of therapeutic experience with children, adolescents, adults, couples, families, groups, ethnically diverse & LGBTQ populations. In 1986, Dr. Masters obtained a BA in psychology, graduating with honors from Langston University in Langston, OK. She obtained an MA in 1988 and Psy.D. in 1992 from United States International University (now Alliant) in San Diego, CA. Dr. Masters has worked in many treatment settings including psychiatric hospitals, nonprofit organizations, public schools, community medical clinics, juvenile halls, probation honor camps, plus maximum-security juvenile and adult prisons. She is now in private practice, utilizing TeleHealth technology to treat patients throughout California. In addition, Dr. Masters is a first-time author. Her children’s book “God Picked You Out for Me,” was written with the help of her adopted son and will be published very soon. Dr. Masters also created MyFamilyByDesign.com to be a resource for adoptive and foster families.