Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFT

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Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT, PhD, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Redwood City
(650) 469-8652 Website

Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFT


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Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT
617 Veterans Blvd
Suite 107
Redwood City, California 94063
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My goal is to provide you with compassionate understanding and a clear plan for moving forward, whatever this means for you. It may mean overcoming anxiety or depression, improving your relationship, helping a struggling teen, or finding your way after a life change or loss. It could also mean helping you enjoy life more, regardless of what is happening around you. I have been providing therapy to individual adults and adolescents, as well as couples and families for over 20 years. I work with a diverse range of emotional, behavioral and relationship issues, utilizing the most effective research-based treatment models.

Beyond general practice, I specialize in couples therapy, adolescent mental health, and evidence-based treatment of depression and anxiety. I am a directive, results-driven therapist who believes the most effective therapy combines nurturing support with proven cutting-edge strategies.

You don't have to keep struggling. Reach out. My therapeutic approach goes beyond increasing insight to giving you practical actions for improving how you feel, your relationships and your satisfaction with life. I currently have morning and early afternoon openings.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 22 Years
  • School: University of Southern California
  • Year Graduated: 2000
  • License and State: 37441 California

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $190 - $210
Pay By: Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Family Court Services / Child Custody/Family Mediation
  • Certificate Date: 2000

Location

Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT
617 Veterans Blvd
Suite 107
Redwood City, California 94063
Call Dr. Holly Pedersen
(650) 469-8652

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Categories
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Heterosexual Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Video Counseling

Links

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Last Modified: 01 Feb 2019
Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT, PhD, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Redwood City

Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFT