Dr. Nadia Nassar Kuhn, M.D.
Founder and CEO
Dr. Nadia Nassar Kuhn, M.D. is a Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist. She specializes in working with professionals, executives, high performers and their families to optimize mental health and performance. She understands the unique challenges faced by high achievers and uses a collaborative approach with her patients to develop strategies for managing stress, achieving work-life balance, and live fulfilling lives.
Dr. Nassar Kuhn attended Loyola Marymount University and majored in biology for her undergraduate studies. She has several years of teaching experience. After obtaining her bachelors degree, she was an 8th grade science teacher in Los Angeles. She also taught several rigorous summer science courses for middle and high school students for the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Program. Dr. Nassar Kuhn then received her medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine and completed her residency in Adult Psychiatry at the University of California, Irvine. She completed her subspecialty fellowship training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Nassar Kuhn has previously served as the Medical Director for a women's recovery center in and as the school psychiatrist for an adolescent day treatment program for high school students in San Diego.
Dr. Peter Kass, M.D., M.Ed.
Specializing in Sports Psychiatry
Dr. Peter Kass, M.D. is a Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist uses a combination of therapy, medication management, and performance coaching to help his clients achieve their goals. Dr. Kass specializes in performance and sports psychiatry and has expertise in working with adolescent and adult athletes across all levels of sports to help them achieve peak mental performance.
Dr. Kass attended Pomona College, where he played varsity basketball and majored in neuroscience. After obtaining his bachelor’s degree, Dr. Kass joined Teach For America, teaching high school science and coaching varsity basketball in downtown Los Angeles. He concurrently received his Masters of Urban Education at Loyola Marymount University. While he loved working with students, he eventually left teaching and coaching to enroll at UC-San Diego School of Medicine. He completed his Adult Psychiatry Residency at the UC-San Francisco and his Child and Adolescent Fellowship at the University of California, San Diego and Rady Children's Hospital. In addition to his psychiatric training, he completed an additional two-year psychodynamic psychotherapy training program at the San Francisco Center For Psychoanalysis. Dr. Kass is also member of the International Society for Sports Psychiatry.