Ross Flowers, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist Hermosa Beach
Youth, Adult and Couples Psychotherapy, Coaching and Consultation
I have trained and developed a career in counseling, consulting, and implementing skills development programs for culturally diverse youth and adults, teams and organizations. Through a multicultural lens, I work collaboratively with clients using an integrative approach of therapeutic strategies and skills to clarify needs, identify effective treatment methods, and engage in mind-body and spiritual health.
Clinical & Sport Performance Psychologist – Giles Consulting Group
Assess, develop, counsel and integrate innovative strategies and programs to diversify and improve the performance of individuals and teams. Deliver growth achievements with executive coaching and development strategies to mid-level managers and c-suite executives.
Leadership Development Coach, Center for Creative Leadership
Build coaching relationships and provide custom leadership development opportunities for senior managers and executives. Interpret assessments to deliver feedback, integrative coaching, and conflict resolution skills.
Director of Sports Performance Psychology, LA Clippers
Responsible for designing, selecting, developing, delivering, managing and evaluating day-to-day individual performance development programs. Designed and administered player assessments, interviewed players and consulted with scouts to deliver player personality profiles for draft selection. Designed, coordinated and executed a professional development program for rookies, 2-way players, and second year players. Assessed and assisted new-hire onboarding, career development, leadership and mental performance coaching.
Mental Health Clinician, LA Rams
Supported player mental health and development, and delivered NFL Player Engagement Rookie Programs.
Psychologist, California Depart. of Corrections and Rehabilitations
Clinically assessed and treated adults from minimum to maximum security levels in correctional, segregated, and hospital housing. Administered clinical issue groups: anxiety, depression, drug/alcohol.
Senior Sport Psychologist – United States Olympic Committee
Developed and implemented performance enhancement training programs, managed daily talent development, and collaborated with National Team leaders, coaches and athletes as part of the U.S. Delegation at the Olympic Games and World Championships. Designed, taught, managed and oversaw the completion of applied research projects to facilitate the development of cutting edge programming for athletes and coaches to impact Olympic performance.
Psychologist/Director of Applied Sport Psychology – UC Davis
Directed health and welfare educational enhancement programming for Intercollegiate Athletics staff and student-athletes. Developed, coordinated, evaluated and analyzed psycho-educational programs and consultation activities in Counseling & Psychological Services and Intercollegiate Athletics. Conducted individual, couples, and group counseling to a culturally diverse population of undergraduate and graduate students.
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Doctorate of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology
Emphasis in Performance and Sport Psychology
University of California, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
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“I enjoy building relationships, assessing needs, and delivering successful mental health and wellness strategies with a multicultural lens of awareness to enhance counseling, consultation, leadership, individual and team performance.”