Howard L Sattler

Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, MA, MFT, NCC, DCC

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Howard L Sattler

Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, MA, MFT, NCC, DCC


Location

Offers video and phone sessions

925 Ygnacio Valley Road
Suite 102B
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
(925) 308-5355

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Announcement icon I am in my office for regular business hours during this health emergency. I am also able to provide teletherapy via either phone or video.
I have over 30 years' experience as a clinician, published researcher and educator. I hold a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and a Masters in Health Psychology. I have developed programs including Stress Management, Insomnia control and Meditation for programs such as Kaiser Permanente. This diversity of experience, allows me to help people understand their thinking processes, identify patterns of behavior and make sustainable changes. I strive to empower people to change both their behaviors and beliefs to allow them to achieve overall well-being and happiness. My philosophy stresses personal insight and responsibility, - integrating the physical, intellectual and spiritual.
I have over 25 years experience utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy but also incorporate Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and Solution Focused strategies. I have taught Meditation for over 20 years and helping people achieve improved awareness through understanding transformative consciousness is also an important part of my practice.
I am a National Certified Counselor, Certified Distance Counselor (qualified to work via phone/ video), member of the, Anxiety Disorders Association and International Positive Psychology Association. I speak Spanish and have worked, studied and traveled on 5 continents. I also hold an MBA in Organizational Management and provide coaching and guidance around work/life issues.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $85 - $175
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beacon
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • Ceridian
  • Cigna
  • Great-West Life
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MHN
  • Magellan
  • Optum
  • Tufts
  • UMR
  • UniCare
  • United Behavioral Health
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 31 Years
  • School: California School for Professional Psychology
  • Year Graduated: 1986
  • License and State: MFT30198 California

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: National Board for Certified Counselors / NCC 24846
  • Certificate Date: 1991
  • Certificate: National Board for Certified Counselors / Certified Distance Counselor
  • Certificate Date: 2013

Location

925 Ygnacio Valley Road
Suite 102B
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
(925) 308-5355
Offers video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep or Insomnia
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian and Hispanic and Latino
I also speak: Spanish
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Biofeedback
  • Biofeedback
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Gottman Method
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Transpersonal
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 12 Aug 2020
Howard L Sattler, MS, MA, MFT, NCC, DCC, Marriage & Family Therapist in Walnut Creek

Howard L Sattler

Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, MA, MFT, NCC, DCC