Meet The Staff

The Neurobehavioral Clinic and Counseling Center staff is committed to helping our patients and their loved ones. We are a small clinic of specialists, owned and operated by clinicians. We sincerely believe that the quality of our work will always be our strongest asset.

David M. Lechuga, Ph.D.

David M. Lechuga, Ph.D.

Known and respected within the fields of Clinical Psychology, Rehabilitation Psychology, and Neuropsychology, Dr. David M. Lechuga, Director of The Neurobehavioral Clinical and Counseling Center, has devoted his career to the thorough evaluation and treatment of children, adolescents, and adults with neurological illnesses or injuries…More

Lisa Fasnacht-Hill, Ph.D.

Lisa Fasnacht-Hill, Ph.D.

Dr. Fasnacht-Hill is a Clinical Psychologist with an emphasis in Child and Family Psychology. Currently, she is on medical staff at Miller Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital of Orange County specializing in pediatric health psychology. At Miller’s, Dr. Fasnacht-Hill consults with the Rehabilitation Pediatric Team and evaluates and treats children and…More

Miguel E. Gallardo, PsyD

Miguel E. Gallardo, PsyD

Dr. Gallardo currently serves as an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Pepperdine University’s Graduate School of Education and Psychology and is actively involved in the field of psychology. Dr. Gallardo’s Doctoral Research Topic: A Culture Undiscovered: The Impact of Learning Disabilities on Racially and Ethnically Diverse Students, was…More

Debra M. Brancato, LCSW

Debra M. Brancato, LCSW

Debra is a California licensed clinical social worker. She has been in private practice since 1990, working with children, teens, adults, couples and families to achieve their personal goals and overcome their challenges…More

Barbara Forney, Office Manager

Barbara Forney, Office Manager

Ms. Barbara Forney has been with our clinic since 1987. Please contact her with any questions about insurance or billing issues…More