Keren L Clark, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Newport Beach
Keren has worked extensively with individuals, couples and groups for the duration of her career assisting people to shift from a sense of powerlessness to deep personal empowerment. She has been intensively trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and is an EMDRIA certified practitioner of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Keren received her Masters degree from Antioch University in 1988 and was licensed in the state of California in 1990. She has always lived on the edge of her personal and professional growth, integrating it all into every aspect of her life.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is an incredibly effective approach to therapy that is quite different from therapy as usual. It has been proven effective for emotional dysregulation, impulse control problems, addictive disorders, depression, anxiety and Borderline Personality Disorder. EMDR is a "power therapy" that has been shown to be effective trauma and anxiety &other issues.
In addition, Keren is a Certified Feminine Power Coach as well as a Certified Conscious Uncoupling Coach and has worked closely with Katherine Woodward Thomas. She is also the mother of three amazing and talented young people who are busy making their mark on the world.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Keren L Clark now - (949) 427-2992


  • Years in Practice: 28 Years
  • School: Antioch College
  • Year Graduated: 1988
  • License No. and State: 27091 California

Keren L Clark's Groups

Living Powerfully Women's DBT Skills Group

16 Week DBT Skills Training Group for women over 35. Covers all 4 modules of DBT Skills: Mindfulness, Distress Tolerance, Emotion Regulation and Interpersonal Effectiveness.

More about this group


  • Borderline Personality
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Addiction


  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Codependency
  • DBT, EMDR, Conscious Uncoupling
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: French


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Feminist
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group


  • Video Counseling
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2017
Keren L Clark, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Newport Beach

Keren L Clark

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT