Charles I Flores

Counselor, PhD, LPCC, LAADC, MAC, Q-SAP

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Charles I Flores, PhD, LPCC, LAADC, MAC, Q-SAP, Counselor in Oakland
(415) 992-8260 Website

Charles I Flores

Counselor, PhD, LPCC, LAADC, MAC, Q-SAP


Location

Vital Puma Integral Recovery
2940 Summit Street
Suite 2D
Oakland, California 94609
(415) 992-8260

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Vital Puma Integral Recovery
1918 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, California 94704
(415) 992-8260

For 25 years, I have assisted people with a variety of addictions, from the exogenous abuse of drugs and alcohol, to the ones that stem from the chemicals already inside the brain, such as sex and love addiction, abandonment patterns, sexual compulsions, gambling, internet, and workaholism. Unlike most psychotherapists, I’m a Board Certified Addiction Specialist, well versed in both abstinence and harm reduction strategies. Unlike most addiction professionals, I am also psychotherapist who also treats the anxiety, depression, and other psychological issues that often manifest after being uncovered through recovery.

I use Lazarus' multimodal approach, Wilber’s integral theory, Gorski/CBT, transpersonal/Buddhist psychology, family systems, EMDR, biofeedback and other technologies that may aid in Recovery. I’m an LPCC endorsed by the BBS to do family and couples work, a National Certified Tobacco Treatment Provider though NADAAC, and a CalGETS Gambling Treatment Provider.

As a South Bronx native who has worked with people of diverse range of ages, from teens to elders, traditional and alternative sexualities, ethnic backgrounds, socio-economics and classes, I partner with clients "from jail to Yale." -- Fee or Out-of-Network insurance only.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 25 Years
  • School: California Institute of Integral Studies
  • Year Graduated: 2009
  • License and State: LPC 170 California

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $170
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: LAADC-S, #LS05020319 CA Consortium Addiction Programs & Professionals
  • Certificate: National Board of Certified Counselors & NAADAC / NCC, CCMHC, MAC, NCTTP
  • Certificate Date: 2003

Location

Vital Puma Integral Recovery
2940 Summit Street
Suite 2D
Oakland, California 94609
(415) 992-8260

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Vital Puma Integral Recovery
1918 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, California 94704
(415) 992-8260
Specialties
  • Substance Abuse
  • Internet Addiction
  • Gambling
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Tobacco/Smoking Cessation
  • Traditional & Alternate Sexual Lifestyles
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Faith: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations
Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Abandonment Issues
  • Attachment-based
  • Biofeedback
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Existential
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Integral
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Neurofeedback
  • Positive Psychology
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

Links

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Last Modified: 21 May 2019
Charles I Flores, PhD, LPCC, LAADC, MAC, Q-SAP, Counselor in Oakland

Charles I Flores

Counselor, PhD, LPCC, LAADC, MAC, Q-SAP