Don Gershberg, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Los Alamitos
I enjoy working with adults to help them develop understanding and perspective to deal more effectively with the issues, dilemmas and stressors of modern life including anxiety, depression, chemical dependency, and the unresolved issues of traumas and grief.
My experience and expertise include the use a variety of modalities and tools which have helped my clients increase their awareness and coping skills in the areas of chemical dependency/recovery, codependency/recovery, stage of life and relational conflicts, issues of spirituality, issues of sexuality and issues of childhood and adult trauma.
My graduate training includes an MA in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute. I am trained and certified in EMDR, meditation and mindfulness based practices and other somatic psychotherapies, in conjunction with traditional Psychodynamic and Cognitive approaches.Additionally I am a longtime student in the Ridhwan School/Diamond Approach.
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  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: Pacifica Graduate Institute
  • Year Graduated: 2001
  • License No. and State: MFC 41176 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $160
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • Beacon
  • Cigna
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: EMDR International Association EMDRIA / EMDR Certified Therapist
  • Certificate Date: 2016
  • Membership: EMDR International Association / Member
  • Member Since: 2014


  • Addiction
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Spirituality


  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Men's Psychology
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Substance Abuse

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus


  • Adults


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • EMDR
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Somatic
  • Somatic
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals


  • Video Counseling
Last Modified: 11 Oct 2017
Don Gershberg, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Los Alamitos

Don Gershberg

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT