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Talia Bombola

About Talia Bombola

Talia Bombola, The Confidence & Assertiveness Specialist™, is a Certified Psychodynamic, Licensed Psychotherapist, and Relationship Mentor for Women. Her work centers around helping ambitious millennial women feel secure by increasing self-worth, confidence, and assertiveness & rewiring beliefs about themselves, men, and relationships. She helps you heal the "not enoughness" that is blocking you from living a life overflowing with satisfaction and self-worth. She makes sense of evolutionary and social psychology to help her clients, in modern-day, understand how men and women approach love and relationships differently. Working with Talia allows you to gain a better understanding of how to change the way you think and feel to experience less disappointment in your life and how to continuously attract your partner and keep your relationship fulfilling. 


Talia has 3 podcasts: Heal Through Humor, The Couples Guide Podcast, and Between Two Clinicians. Additionally, her dating + relationship advice column, Weekly Wisdom, includes self-worth and relationship tips to keep you feeling secure.


Master of Arts Clinical Psychology with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy

Certification & Licensure

  • Psychodynamic Therapy Certification, NPI 
  • Couples Psychoanalytic Therapy Training, NPI 
  • Infant, Child, and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Training; NPI 
  • Reiki Level 2 Practicioner 
  • Gottman Method Couples Therapy Training Levels I, II & III 
  • Gottman Bringing Home Baby Educator 
  • Gottman Seven Principles Leader 
  • 40-Hour Domestic Violence Advocate Training and Certification 
  • 48-Hour Sexual Assualt Victim Advocate Training and Certification 
  • 55-Hour Trauma Intervention Program Volunteer Training Academy 


Advanced coursework, research, and training in: 

  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) 
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Imago Couples Therapy 
  • Relational Life Therapy 
  • Internal Family Systems

Professional Positions

  • Director: Pre-Licensed Committee; The Orange County CAMFT Chapter

Professional Affiliations