Michael Peterson, LCSW

Assistant Manager


Michael Peterson, LCSW, is an assistant manager in the department of Psychiatry.

After earning a bachelor’s of Arts degree in English, Mr. Peterson went on to earn both a master’s of Arts degree in Education and a master’s of Science degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan. His graduate work focused on psychological studies, curriculum and teaching; and mental health and community organization. During his academic career, he was the recipient of a teaching fellowship and a National Institutes of Mental Health Traineeship.

Mr. Peterson is a member of the Association of Ambulatory Behavioral Healthcare of Southern California and the Behavioral Health Committee of the Hospital Association of Southern California.