Fusion Care Group

changing the way people think and feel about mental healthcare

Fusion Care Group was created by two cousins, Dr. Christiana Silva, PhD and Scott Shainman in an effort bring change to an industry that has been mislabeled, judged and ignored. 

We place our focus on providing the best possible client experience. Bringing the very best mental health care to the communities in which we serve, creating a better, healthier and happier society, one person at a time.  

Convenient services, calming and accepting staff combined with modern technology and relaxing offices.

Serving and trusted by San Diego County communities for 13 years.

Fusion Care Group is formerly SD Psychological Services (SDPS), originally opened by Dr. Silva in Lakeside, CA, as a group private practice in 2007. The mission, to provide therapy to children, adolescents, and adults to enable them to work through, and grow from, difficult life events. Fusion takes these core concepts and expands upon them to create change in both the industry and its clients.

The staff of highly qualified licensed professionals at Fusion Care Group are selected for clients based on need and therapists’ areas of expertise.

Fusion Care Group accepts many forms of payment, including private-pay, a sliding-scale fee, and insurance reimbursement. Please visit our insurance page to see a full list here.

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Fusion Care Group’s mission is to provide the highest quality care available, combined with the best client experience.  To become the go to team for assisting people in time of need or simply dealing with life’s everyday situations in a comfortable, calm and caring environment. 

Fusion Care Group was created to fuse the community together, we are here to stay.

Fusion Care Group also operates or is associated with:

  • SD Center for Counseling – A non-profit organization that provides no-cost counseling to children impacted by trauma. It was established in 2011, and is located in the San Diego Family Justice Center in downtown San Diego. http://sd-cc.org/
  • San Diego Center for Neurofeedback – A center in East County, San Diego, jointly owned by Dr. Tanya Hilber, to help clients improve their brain function through self-regulation and EEG biofeedback (electroencephalogram). http://sandiego-neurofeedback.com/
  • San Diego Family Justice Center – A community agency providing support to victims of family violence https://www.sandiego.gov/sandiegofamilyjusticecenter
  • Center for Hope and Strength –  A non-profit organization that provides counseling for victims of family violence http://centerforhopeandstrength.org/

Feel free to call any one of our offices with your inquiries.