milagros saxon, phd

About me


I have worked in a variety of settings including not-for-profit community counseling to private residential treatment programs. With my patients, I enjoy using creative and expressive means in understanding the human experience for example with music, art, and Jungian Sandplay therapy. As a former Naval Officer, I have extensive experience in working with military members, veterans, and their families. 

Besides treating patients, I am the CEO, of New Day Psychotherapy Group ( in Pasadena and Cypress, CA. New Day Psychotherapy Group is a comprehensive multi-specialty group practice with 25 talented clinicians (Psychiatrist, Psychologists, and Psychotherapists).


PhD in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Depth Psychology          Pacifica Graduate Institute MS in Clinical Psychology          Capella University




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Clinical experience

Program Director and Psychologist     

The Bella Vita

Residential Treatment for Eating Disorders

Adjunct Faculty     

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology      Downtown Los Angeles Location

Program Director and Psychotherapist     

Center for Discovery     

Dual Diagnosis Treatment for Adolescents and thier Families

Private Practice Psychotherapist     

Gerson Psychological Group     

Treatment for Children, Adolescents, and Adults 

Psychosocial Rehabilitation Specialist and Counselor      Halcyon Crisis Center     

Short-Term Acute Residential Treatment for Adults


Vice President of the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (IAEDP) - Orange County

American Psychological Association

California Psychological Association

Los Angeles County Psychological Association

San Gabriel Valley Psychological Association

Academy for Eating Disorders