Quinn Durand, Psy.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Assistant Director, Behavioral Medicine Service

(Emphasis Area: Behavioral Medicine)

Dr. Durand specializes in HIV Mental Health, Women’s Health, Adjustment to Medical Conditions, Eating Disorders, and Overweight/Obesity. Dr. Durand works in conjunction with medical providers in the Adolescent Medicine and Adult and Child Endocrine Clinics, helping patients better understand their illness and enacting effective health behavior change. She is currently a co-investigator on a grant with Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute working with pediatric obesity, and is engaged in ongoing research on Sleep and Obesity in disadvantaged populations. She also conducts training in Motivational Interviewing to medical providers throughout Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.

Clinical Focus:

  • HIV, LGBTQ, Gender-Identity and Transition
  • Women’s Health and Adjustment to Medical Conditions
  • Eating Disorders and Overweight/Obesity Motivation, Medical Adherence, Health Behavior Change

Academic Appointments:

  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA

Professional Education:

  • B.A., Psychology and Journalism (double major), University of Richmond
  • M.A., Clinical Psychology, Pepperdine University
  • Pre-Doctoral Internship, Princeton House Behavioral Health
  • Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Pepperdine University
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Behavioral Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Pediatric Behavioral Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center