Nicole Arkin

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

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Nicole Arkin

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT


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3852 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 878-4958

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Announcement icon Feel free to reach out to me to see how I can support you during these difficult and unsettling times. I offer confidential teletherapy.
It isn't difficult to feel scared, unlovable, vulnerable and not good enough in "our world gone mad", let alone if you have a history of being abused or neglected. Therapy can help you slowly make sense of the past so that you can encounter the present moment with more awareness and vigor. I am psychotherapist with an abiding love of the arts and work with sensitive individuals, many of whom have histories of abuse/neglect and are struggling to make sense of their past and present lives in order to find a greater sense of freedom/comfort within their own skin.
My MA degree is in psychology with an emphasis in expressive arts therapy. Since 2005 I have provided therapy to children, teens, adults and families and recently completed 2 years of post graduate training in psychodynamically oriented psychotherapy. In addition, I provide trainings in expressive arts therapy to other professionals.
I find it important to examine the societal context of individual suffering, particularly themes related to oppression and injustice, and tend to be the most well suited for working with sensitive and creative individuals as well as those who struggle with depression, anxiety, self esteem and loss/grief.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $170
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Anthem
  • Cigna
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Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 13 Years
  • License: California / 46185
  • School: California Institute of Integral Studies
  • Year Graduated: 2002

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: The Psychotherapy Institute Post Graduate Training
  • Certificate Date: 2011

Location

3852 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 878-4958
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Specialties
  • Depression
  • Self Esteem
  • Grief
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Lesbian
  • Gay

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Compassion Focused
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

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Last Modified: 18 Sep 2020
Nicole Arkin, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Oakland

Nicole Arkin

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT