Dr. Sue Sakuei

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, PsyD

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(805) 409-3912

Dr. Sue Sakuei

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, PsyD


Location

Offers online therapy

Dr. Sue Sakuei
31822 Village Center Road
Suite 102
Westlake Village, CA 91361
Call Sohila Sakuei
(805) 409-3912

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My focus is on deepening my patients' understanding of their own behaviors, improving their communication and coping skills, increasing confidence and self-image, and moving toward a healthier and more satisfying level of functioning. I am fluent in both English and Farsi.
As a LMFT and a psychologist, I have years of experience working with children, teens, and adults. My areas of specialty include work with depression and anxiety, drug and alcohol abuse, addictive behaviors (including gaming, pornography, online chat-rooms, and cyber-infidelity), anger management, trauma, behavioral concerns, Psychosis, Personality disorder, and chronic mental illness.
I have extensive training in DBT Skills Training, Mindful Awareness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) which I am certified CBT therapist from Beck Institute. I have extensive professional experience working with anxiety, mood and personality disorders. I work with individuals, couples, families and teens.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $80 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Paypal, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna | Aetna Coventry
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MHN | Health Net
  • MHN | Health Net
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • TriWest
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 12 Years
  • License: California / LMFT53517
  • School: Phillips Graduate Institute
  • Year Graduated: 2008

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Chicago School of Professional Psychology / PsyD.
  • Certificate Date: 2013
  • Certificate: Beck Institute - CBT certified
  • Certificate Date: 2014

Location

Dr. Sue Sakuei
31822 Village Center Road
Suite 102
Westlake Village, CA 91361
Call Sohila Sakuei
(805) 409-3912
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Psychosis
  • Personality Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Borderline Personality
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: Farsi and Farsi
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy
  • Psychobiological Approach Couple Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 31 Aug 2020
Dr. Sue Sakuei, LMFT, PsyD, Marriage & Family Therapist in Westlake Village
Dr. Sue Sakuei

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, PsyD