Psychologist, PsyD, PMH-C Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94103
Teletherapy in CA and AZ. Are you struggling with infertility, pregnancy loss or postpartum adjustment? Is your motherhood journey not what you expected? Do you feel stressed, inadequate, depressed or anxious? I can help. I am a San Francisco based licensed clinical psychologist and Perinatal Mental Health Certified specialist (PMH-C) with over 20 years experience providing psychotherapy to women, moms, and moms-to-be. As a married mother of 2 teens and a psychologist, I understand the issues women face in their relationships, identity, hormonal changes, parenting, expectations, relationships, work/life balance and time.
Mood Disorders
(415) 723-4161
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San Francisco, CA 94103
Mood Disorders
Teletherapy in CA and AZ. Are you struggling with infertility, pregnancy loss or postpartum adjustment? Is your motherhood journey not what you expected? Do you feel stressed, inadequate, depressed or anxious? I can help. I am a San Francisco based licensed clinical psychologist and Perinatal Mental Health Certified specialist (PMH-C) with over 20 years experience providing psychotherapy to women, moms, and moms-to-be. As a married mother of 2 teens and a psychologist, I understand the issues women face in their relationships, identity, hormonal changes, parenting, expectations, relationships, work/life balance and time.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94118
My goal is to create an empowering space to draw from your strengths in overcoming current challenges. I work collaboratively with clients to establish ongoing, flexible goals for therapy to make our sessions most effective. I individualize therapy to each person using a range of techniques and approaches. I am particularly interested in the stories we tell about our lives and the meaning we make of them. My clients describe me as warm, positive, and insightful.
Mood Disorders
(415) 843-8560
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San Francisco, CA 94118
Mood Disorders
My goal is to create an empowering space to draw from your strengths in overcoming current challenges. I work collaboratively with clients to establish ongoing, flexible goals for therapy to make our sessions most effective. I individualize therapy to each person using a range of techniques and approaches. I am particularly interested in the stories we tell about our lives and the meaning we make of them. My clients describe me as warm, positive, and insightful.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94102
I am currently welcoming individuals, families, adolescents, parents & children to my private practice. My specialties include anxiety, depression, mood disorders, substance use/misuse, life transitions, new parenting, 'empty nesters,' middle generations, retired folks, & seniors. I can help with the following: +Managing and coordinating an elder's complicated care. +Helping adolescents and transitional age youth (18-25 y/o) thrive by addressing low-self-esteem and other behavioral challenges. +Addressing the unique needs of expecting and new parents. +Finding life's passion & motivation once again. +Supporting individuals and families through issues around substance use/abuse/addiction and co-occurring disorders.
Mood Disorders
(628) 600-2894
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San Francisco, CA 94102
Mood Disorders
I am currently welcoming individuals, families, adolescents, parents & children to my private practice. My specialties include anxiety, depression, mood disorders, substance use/misuse, life transitions, new parenting, 'empty nesters,' middle generations, retired folks, & seniors. I can help with the following: +Managing and coordinating an elder's complicated care. +Helping adolescents and transitional age youth (18-25 y/o) thrive by addressing low-self-esteem and other behavioral challenges. +Addressing the unique needs of expecting and new parents. +Finding life's passion & motivation once again. +Supporting individuals and families through issues around substance use/abuse/addiction and co-occurring disorders.
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Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94110
(Is Not Currently Taking New Patients)
Mood Disorders
(415) 969-9816
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94110
Mood Disorders
(Is Not Currently Taking New Patients)
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94114
I provide psychotherapy to individuals utilizing a holistic approach that incorporates mindfulness-based cognitive therapy and is inspired by humanistic, psychodynamic, somatic and attachment theories. Using an integrative approach, treatment is customized to meet your individual needs/interests. We can work together to gain a deeper understanding of yourself, your relationships and the way in which you respond to the stresses, demands and challenges you experience in your life. Along these lines, you will have the opportunity to explore relational patterns that may be getting in the way of deeper satisfaction and joy.
Mood Disorders
(415) 969-7895
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Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94114
Mood Disorders
I provide psychotherapy to individuals utilizing a holistic approach that incorporates mindfulness-based cognitive therapy and is inspired by humanistic, psychodynamic, somatic and attachment theories. Using an integrative approach, treatment is customized to meet your individual needs/interests. We can work together to gain a deeper understanding of yourself, your relationships and the way in which you respond to the stresses, demands and challenges you experience in your life. Along these lines, you will have the opportunity to explore relational patterns that may be getting in the way of deeper satisfaction and joy.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94103
My background is in Health Psychology and I bring a Mind-Body perspective to my work. With any change comes growing pains, which is why I specialize in working with professionals navigating important life transitions including career decisions, romantic relationships, friendships, and adjustment to parenthood. Often individuals present questions on how they can feel more fulfilled or satisfied in life. Or how to grow in confidence, or become more grounded in oneself. Many look to find better ways to find meaning and fulfillment in our Modern, Technology-Focused culture.
Mood Disorders
(650) 376-7632
Verified
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Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94103
Mood Disorders
My background is in Health Psychology and I bring a Mind-Body perspective to my work. With any change comes growing pains, which is why I specialize in working with professionals navigating important life transitions including career decisions, romantic relationships, friendships, and adjustment to parenthood. Often individuals present questions on how they can feel more fulfilled or satisfied in life. Or how to grow in confidence, or become more grounded in oneself. Many look to find better ways to find meaning and fulfillment in our Modern, Technology-Focused culture.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94115
I am interested in learning about you, your struggles and strengths. I can help you by providing a compassionate, nurturing, and non-judgmental environment to express your deepest thoughts and feelings in order to explore ways to resolve the problems you encounter. As we build our therapeutic relationship, I will deliver honest, direct therapy to you. Ideally reducing defensiveness and allowing you to hear what you need to hear. Together, we will help you recognize your strengths, identify new perspectives, and develop healthy coping skills so that you can maximize your personal potential.
Mood Disorders
(415) 527-3699
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San Francisco, CA 94115
Mood Disorders
I am interested in learning about you, your struggles and strengths. I can help you by providing a compassionate, nurturing, and non-judgmental environment to express your deepest thoughts and feelings in order to explore ways to resolve the problems you encounter. As we build our therapeutic relationship, I will deliver honest, direct therapy to you. Ideally reducing defensiveness and allowing you to hear what you need to hear. Together, we will help you recognize your strengths, identify new perspectives, and develop healthy coping skills so that you can maximize your personal potential.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94110
Finding your voice and identifying your needs can help you feel happier and build more fulfilling relationships. I provide a safe place for you to work through emotional challenges. Through our work together, you'll move beyond the stuck places to gain a deeper understanding of who you are and how to express yourself. In therapy we'll work together to explore behavioral patterns and help you feel more emotionally safe and free. Together we can find the relief, personal growth, and peace that you seek.
Mood Disorders
(415) 980-3953
Verified
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Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94110
Mood Disorders
Finding your voice and identifying your needs can help you feel happier and build more fulfilling relationships. I provide a safe place for you to work through emotional challenges. Through our work together, you'll move beyond the stuck places to gain a deeper understanding of who you are and how to express yourself. In therapy we'll work together to explore behavioral patterns and help you feel more emotionally safe and free. Together we can find the relief, personal growth, and peace that you seek.
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Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94115
Welcome! I am a licensed psychologist with long standing experience helping people heal emotional trauma and live more gracefully. I specialize in treating extensive sadness and anxiety, perfectionism and work conflicts, life transitions, relationship issues, spiritual/existential crises and unresolved grief. Though I provide important psychological tools and practical steps to get better, my work also quarries deep to the heart of the problem, identifying the painful pattern at its root. I believe that by intently listening here to the essential disappointments and losses suffered, we can finally become more ourselves, and life can improve dramatically.
Mood Disorders
(415) 895-9526
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94115
Mood Disorders
Welcome! I am a licensed psychologist with long standing experience helping people heal emotional trauma and live more gracefully. I specialize in treating extensive sadness and anxiety, perfectionism and work conflicts, life transitions, relationship issues, spiritual/existential crises and unresolved grief. Though I provide important psychological tools and practical steps to get better, my work also quarries deep to the heart of the problem, identifying the painful pattern at its root. I believe that by intently listening here to the essential disappointments and losses suffered, we can finally become more ourselves, and life can improve dramatically.
Psychologist, MA, PsyD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94102
"Your body is your subconscious mind and you can't heal it by talk alone." - Candace Pert. You may be unaware of your unconscious desires and how they affect your actions. You may know what the right choices are but choose comfort at the expense of your genuine desires. You need not criticize yourself to explore your challenges and make changes in your life.
Mood Disorders
(415) 943-6062
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94102
Mood Disorders
"Your body is your subconscious mind and you can't heal it by talk alone." - Candace Pert. You may be unaware of your unconscious desires and how they affect your actions. You may know what the right choices are but choose comfort at the expense of your genuine desires. You need not criticize yourself to explore your challenges and make changes in your life.
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94108
I help individuals, couples, and families work through the places they feel stuck so they can achieve their own version of success. I meet people where they are empathically, respectfully, and without judgment. I am particularly sensitive to the ways COVID has increased stress levels to the point where issues that were once manageable now feel overwhelming and have developed tools to help navigate and regulate emotions during this very challenging time.
Mood Disorders
(415) 704-0579
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94108
Mood Disorders
I help individuals, couples, and families work through the places they feel stuck so they can achieve their own version of success. I meet people where they are empathically, respectfully, and without judgment. I am particularly sensitive to the ways COVID has increased stress levels to the point where issues that were once manageable now feel overwhelming and have developed tools to help navigate and regulate emotions during this very challenging time.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94104
I strive to create a space where you can be yourself without fear of judgment. I have a compassionate and attentive style, and I often use humor. I engage the mind, body, heart and spirit and I am interested in Western psychological thought as well as Eastern spirituality and wisdom traditions. Although I have been primarily trained in a psychodynamic approach, I have also received training in mindfulness-based, humanistic, and transpersonal modalities. I also have training in cognitive behavioral therapy, and I value a sense of empowerment and choice this therapy can provide in our day to day.
Mood Disorders
(415) 524-0903
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94104
Mood Disorders
I strive to create a space where you can be yourself without fear of judgment. I have a compassionate and attentive style, and I often use humor. I engage the mind, body, heart and spirit and I am interested in Western psychological thought as well as Eastern spirituality and wisdom traditions. Although I have been primarily trained in a psychodynamic approach, I have also received training in mindfulness-based, humanistic, and transpersonal modalities. I also have training in cognitive behavioral therapy, and I value a sense of empowerment and choice this therapy can provide in our day to day.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94103
I am not your run of the mill therapist. Oh sure, I listen well and am very compassionate and calm. But I just don't sit there and ask you how you feel. I do care about your feelings but I am more curious about your experience and how we can increase your awareness so that you can make helpful and inspired choices. As you can imagine I help people deal with any issue you can possibly think of- from depression to life transitions to the loss of a loved one or trauma.
Mood Disorders
(510) 585-9164
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94103
Mood Disorders
I am not your run of the mill therapist. Oh sure, I listen well and am very compassionate and calm. But I just don't sit there and ask you how you feel. I do care about your feelings but I am more curious about your experience and how we can increase your awareness so that you can make helpful and inspired choices. As you can imagine I help people deal with any issue you can possibly think of- from depression to life transitions to the loss of a loved one or trauma.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94122
I provide action-oriented, solution-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in a conversational, compassionate, and interactive format. We will look at what works, what hasn't worked, come up with ideas and experiments, and help you learn to have a healthier relationship with your thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. I am known for my warmth, compassion, blunt honesty, irreverence, and sense of humor. I also provide psychological testing, couples' therapy, and career counseling.
Mood Disorders
(510) 457-0706
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94122
Mood Disorders
I provide action-oriented, solution-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in a conversational, compassionate, and interactive format. We will look at what works, what hasn't worked, come up with ideas and experiments, and help you learn to have a healthier relationship with your thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. I am known for my warmth, compassion, blunt honesty, irreverence, and sense of humor. I also provide psychological testing, couples' therapy, and career counseling.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94133
The individuals I work with come from many different backgrounds and lifestyles. Depression, anxiety, alcoholism, addiction, relationships challenges and other issues do not discriminate, but affect all races, religions, lifestyles, education levels, and income brackets. My approach to each individual situation varies based on clients' needs and preferences. I may choose from cognitive behavioral, object-relations, humanistic, transcendental, family systems, or other therapeutic approaches, based upon a client's needs. Couples may be involved in traditional marriage or an alternative lifestyle.
Mood Disorders
(415) 741-2141
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San Francisco, CA 94133
Mood Disorders
The individuals I work with come from many different backgrounds and lifestyles. Depression, anxiety, alcoholism, addiction, relationships challenges and other issues do not discriminate, but affect all races, religions, lifestyles, education levels, and income brackets. My approach to each individual situation varies based on clients' needs and preferences. I may choose from cognitive behavioral, object-relations, humanistic, transcendental, family systems, or other therapeutic approaches, based upon a client's needs. Couples may be involved in traditional marriage or an alternative lifestyle.
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Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94131
As a clinical psychologist I specialize in treating anxiety and depression in the context of trauma, work stress, relationship problems and family conflict. I help people deal with issues including grief and loss, substance abuse, domestic violence, and childhood trauma. My approach is to seek immediate reduction in symptoms while carefully addressing long-term, underlying problems.
Mood Disorders
(415) 494-7027
Verified

San Francisco, CA 94131
Mood Disorders
As a clinical psychologist I specialize in treating anxiety and depression in the context of trauma, work stress, relationship problems and family conflict. I help people deal with issues including grief and loss, substance abuse, domestic violence, and childhood trauma. My approach is to seek immediate reduction in symptoms while carefully addressing long-term, underlying problems.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94110
In this time of uncertainty and upheaval, you are not alone if you are are facing grief, anxiety, loss of motivation, strained relationships, and an increase in hard-to-break habitual responses to stress. You may want to engage in meaningful ways with the world's needs, but find yourself lost, blocked by negative beliefs and painful feelings, or burdened by reverberations of earlier losses and traumas. If you are seeking a skilled and compassionate collaborator who engages with the particulars of who you are (your identities, spirituality, sexuality, sense of humor, creative vision, and values), It would be my honor to support you.
Mood Disorders
(510) 662-0743
Verified
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Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94110
Mood Disorders
In this time of uncertainty and upheaval, you are not alone if you are are facing grief, anxiety, loss of motivation, strained relationships, and an increase in hard-to-break habitual responses to stress. You may want to engage in meaningful ways with the world's needs, but find yourself lost, blocked by negative beliefs and painful feelings, or burdened by reverberations of earlier losses and traumas. If you are seeking a skilled and compassionate collaborator who engages with the particulars of who you are (your identities, spirituality, sexuality, sense of humor, creative vision, and values), It would be my honor to support you.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94115
I've been a licensed psychologist seeing clients for psychotherapy in my private practice since 1995. My approach is to facilitate your growth or movement through various life issues by working with your strengths and helping you to arrive at the solutions/decisions/changes that will improve the quality of your life. Research has shown that making a strong therapeutic relationship is linked to positive therapy outcomes, and one of my strengths as a therapist is to make such relationships with a diverse spectrum of clients.
Mood Disorders
(415) 660-9493
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94115
Mood Disorders
I've been a licensed psychologist seeing clients for psychotherapy in my private practice since 1995. My approach is to facilitate your growth or movement through various life issues by working with your strengths and helping you to arrive at the solutions/decisions/changes that will improve the quality of your life. Research has shown that making a strong therapeutic relationship is linked to positive therapy outcomes, and one of my strengths as a therapist is to make such relationships with a diverse spectrum of clients.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, JD, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94102
I strive to bring genuineness, humor and warmth into the therapy room, but you deserve even more than that. As a former attorney originating from a purely logical mindset, I utilize science-based and evidence-based approaches to generate practical tools to use in your everyday life.
Mood Disorders
(415) 941-3634
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San Francisco, CA 94102
Mood Disorders
I strive to bring genuineness, humor and warmth into the therapy room, but you deserve even more than that. As a former attorney originating from a purely logical mindset, I utilize science-based and evidence-based approaches to generate practical tools to use in your everyday life.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94103
I work with adults and adolescents on a range of issues including anxiety, substance abuse, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), and grief. I take a pragmatic approach to therapy and work collaboratively with clients to help them identify the sources of their distress and how to overcome them. I help clients recognize thought patterns that may not be serving them well and teach them to incorporate more effective ways of thinking in their lives. I use a range of techniques including mindfulness, acceptance, and a focus on values.
Mood Disorders
(510) 426-9091
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San Francisco, CA 94103
Mood Disorders
I work with adults and adolescents on a range of issues including anxiety, substance abuse, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), and grief. I take a pragmatic approach to therapy and work collaboratively with clients to help them identify the sources of their distress and how to overcome them. I help clients recognize thought patterns that may not be serving them well and teach them to incorporate more effective ways of thinking in their lives. I use a range of techniques including mindfulness, acceptance, and a focus on values.

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Mood Disorders (Seasonal Affective, Post-Partum) Therapists
Mood Disorder is a clinical term given to a group of diagnoses in the DSM IV guide where an imbalance in someone's mood (e.g. hyper or depressed) is the main underlying feature of their condition. Mood Disorder may also be referred to as Mood Affective Disorder. Two types of mood disorders (or mood affective disorders) are broadly recognized; there are depressive disorders, such as major depressive disorder (MDD), clinical depression or major depression. And bipolar disorder (BD), which used to be known as manic depression and is characterized by periods of mania or hypomania, interlaced with depressive episodes.

Seasonal Affective Mood Disorder or Seasonal Mood Disorder (SAD) is generally included within the former type/group as it's not characterized by hyper or manic moods.

If you're looking for help with mood disorders in San Francisco or for a San Francisco mood disorder Therapist these professionals provide help for mood disorders. They include mood disorder Therapists in San Francisco, mood disorder psychologists, mood disorder psychotherapists and mood disorder counselors. They can help with counseling for mood disorders in San Francisco (mood disorder counseling) and San Francisco treatment for mood disorders.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in San Francisco are able to work with a wide range of issues and communities, including the BIPOC community in San Francisco. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in San Francisco

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in San Francisco you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in San Francisco and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in San Francisco or family therapy in San Francisco.