Mira Counseling, Mira Underwood

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

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Mira Counseling, Mira Underwood

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Lafayette Therapy Center
901 Moraga Road
Suite D
Lafayette, CA 94549
Call Mira Underwood
(925) 962-5207
Offers online therapy

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Additional Location

Montclair Wellness Center
Oakland, CA 94611
(925) 962-5207
Announcement icon During Covid, I provide safe and secure Telehealth services via video/ phone as well as office visits for vaccinated clients.

About

Counseling can help you through challenging times and be life changing. I have dedicated myself to helping adults with serious life challenges by providing therapy and education to empower my clients to: make sense of their feelings, not feel alone, hurt less, re-frame their life narratives, develop healthy coping skills, and feel more confident. I specialize in life transitions, grief, loss, health issues, depression, anxiety, family conflicts, immigration issues, domestic violence/abuse, and death & dying. Typically, my clients decide to work with me because they trust me to guide them toward a place of peace and hope.
I am a licensed clinical social worker. My therapeutic approach is eclectic and informed by my experience. I use a strengths-based approach with a range of brief solutions-focused to long-term psycho-dynamic interventions. My clients appreciate my transparent and interactive style, my warmth and compassion. I provide therapy in English and German.
Pain and suffering are part of life and if we can make sense of those challenging times, we can heal and grow. I promise to be there for you and guide you along your journey. I work in Lamorinda and also offer in-home visits for clients that are house-bound or too weak to come to my office. I work with clients of all backgrounds/spiritual beliefs.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Paypal, Visa, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Claremont EAP
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: California / LCSW 86189
  • School: UC California at Berkeley
  • Year Graduated: 2012

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: NASW

Location

Lafayette Therapy Center
901 Moraga Road
Suite D
Lafayette, CA 94549
Call Mira Underwood
(925) 962-5207
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Montclair Wellness Center
Oakland, CA 94611
(925) 962-5207
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alzheimer's
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Coping Skills
  • Death & Dying
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Life Coaching
  • Life-limiting illnesses
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Parenting
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

I also speak: German
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 17 Mar 2022
Photo of Mira Counseling, Mira Underwood, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Lafayette
Mira Counseling, Mira Underwood

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW