Dr. Paul Richard Benson MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Paul Benson is a psychiatrist in Santa Monica, California and is affiliated with LAC/University of Southern California Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 6 doctors at LAC/University of Southern California Medical Center who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: General Psychiatry

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Neuropsychology Hospital
Residency, Psychiatry, 1981 - 1984

University of California at San Diego
Residency, General Surgery, 1980 - 1981

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Marital Quality and Psychological Adjustment Among Mothers of Children with ASD: Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Relationships.
Benson, P.R., Kersh, J.

Anger, stress proliferation, and depressed mood among parents of children with ASD: a longitudinal replication.
Benson, P.R., Karlof, K.L.

The impact of child symptom severity on depressed mood among parents of children with ASD: the mediating role of stress proliferation.
Benson, P.R.

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