Dr. Hastings is a licensed clinical and sport psychologist with over eleven years of clinical experience. She specializes in mental skills & performance enhancement for athletes, psychological and neuropsychological testing, and individual therapy for all ages. Dr. Hastings maintains a private practice in Westlake Village, CA.
In addition to being a prominent sport psychologist, Dr. Hastings has presented at National conferences and to general audiences speaking on the topics of Trauma-Sensitive & Responsive Coaching, Bullying & Hazing, Coaching Athletes with ADHD and Autism, and Depression and Suicide among Athletes. She is a founding member of the Women in Coaching Sport Collaborative (WCSC), and serves as Co-Director of the Program Development committee. Dr. Hastings is also the staff psychologist for Kind Campaign, a non-profit anti-bullying organization for females.
Dr. Hastings aims to provide support and practical feedback to help patients effectively address personal challenges. Dr. Hastings integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each individual. With compassion and understanding, she works with each person to help build upon strengths, gain insight, and attain personal growth.
University of Notre Dame - B.A. in Communications
Pepperdine University - M.A. in Psychology
Pepperdine University - Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology
John F. Kennedy University - Graduate Certificate in Sport Psychology
License & Certifications
California License No. PSY28061
Professional Activities and Memberships
Association for Applied Sport Psychology
American Psychological Association
Los Angeles County Psychological Association
Psi Chi - International Honor Society in Psychology