Our Mission

Albert Knapp & Associates A Psychological Corporation (AKA) was founded in 2014 by Albert Knapp, Psy.D., BCBA-D; a Clinical Psychologist (PSY 25873) and Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral. Services provided by AKA are geared toward toddlers, school-aged children, adolescents, young adults (under 21), and parents.

Furthermore, AKA has highly trained clinicians that are able to provide services to cognitive and/or developmentally delayed individuals including Intellectual Disability, Learning Disabled, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). At AKA, we strive to provide “The Fast Track to Better Behavior”. The CEO, Dr. Knapp promises to deliver only empirically validated and evidence based treatments to treat a variety of childhood and adolescent disorders. Furthermore, we believe in providing comprehensive psychological assessment services to determine the appropriate diagnosis and treatment. AKA will also support individuals in the home, school, or community when clinically appropriate.

AKA provides free phone/email consultations, so call (310) 376- 2468 or email akaadmin@akatherapy.com today to determine if AKA Is the right fit for you or your child! Many private insurance plans accepted.

Our Team


Albert Knapp, Psy.D., BCBA-D

Founder & Executive Director

Lynn Bender

Practice Manager

Julie Caplan Nuzzalo, Psy.D.

Post-Doc Psychological Assistant

Brittany Dafesh Psy.D.

Post-Doc Psychological Assistant

Sarah Gallop, M.A., AMFT

Associate Marriage & Family Therapist and Clinical Art Therapist

Domonick K. Green

 M.A., M.ED, AMFT, APCC 
Associate Marriage and Family Therapist and Associate Professional Clinical Counselor

Alicia Glover, MA, BCBA

BCBA Supervisor

Carolina Ochoa

Carolina Ochoa, BA

Registered Behavior Technician

Jamal Cameron, M.A., AMFT

Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

Stavros Kavoulakis, MA, BCBA

ABA Clinical Director

BB, Therapy Dog

(in training)