Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94104
When it's an uphill battle to manage anxiety, low self-worth or impulsive self-sabotaging habits, it’s probably time to get some help. Life doesn't need to feel so hard. I facilitate the wisdom and drive to heal already inside you. It's normal to feel transformation may be out of reach. But I have helped many people thrive. Impulses, emotional overwhelm and habits often get "updated." It's common to feel more ease, self-accepting and empowered to make key changes. I excel at supporting and guiding my clients along their path. Many indicate they feel refreshed, transformed and nourished. Feel free to call. I'd love to tell you more.
Sexual Abuse
(510) 565-7389
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San Francisco, CA 94104
Sexual Abuse
When it's an uphill battle to manage anxiety, low self-worth or impulsive self-sabotaging habits, it’s probably time to get some help. Life doesn't need to feel so hard. I facilitate the wisdom and drive to heal already inside you. It's normal to feel transformation may be out of reach. But I have helped many people thrive. Impulses, emotional overwhelm and habits often get "updated." It's common to feel more ease, self-accepting and empowered to make key changes. I excel at supporting and guiding my clients along their path. Many indicate they feel refreshed, transformed and nourished. Feel free to call. I'd love to tell you more.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, RMBP, SEP Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94109
Coming from a holistic, mind-body, humanistic, compassionate perspective, I work with clients who desire to improve the quality of their lives, reducing stress and emotional pain. Clients may suffer from loneliness, depression, low self-esteem, anxiety or loss. They may need help with communication awareness, grounding methods, self-care, sexual fulfillment or life purpose. These conditions are more normal than abnormal, while sometimes feeling overwhelming. I invite clients to listen to and trust their innate wisdom, guiding them to identify and move through the obstacles preventing them from living their life to the fullest.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 800-4671
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94109
Sexual Abuse
Coming from a holistic, mind-body, humanistic, compassionate perspective, I work with clients who desire to improve the quality of their lives, reducing stress and emotional pain. Clients may suffer from loneliness, depression, low self-esteem, anxiety or loss. They may need help with communication awareness, grounding methods, self-care, sexual fulfillment or life purpose. These conditions are more normal than abnormal, while sometimes feeling overwhelming. I invite clients to listen to and trust their innate wisdom, guiding them to identify and move through the obstacles preventing them from living their life to the fullest.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94109
I focus on unlocking past disturbances from childhood through adulthood that inhibit one's relationships, work environment and overall goals. We will work with your current day stressors to help you feel more relaxed in life and less depressed. I will help you feel more empowered with deeper meaning and with more satisfying connections to yourself and others.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 801-3997
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94109
Sexual Abuse
I focus on unlocking past disturbances from childhood through adulthood that inhibit one's relationships, work environment and overall goals. We will work with your current day stressors to help you feel more relaxed in life and less depressed. I will help you feel more empowered with deeper meaning and with more satisfying connections to yourself and others.
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Marriage & Family Therapist Intern Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94123
Areas of focus include: Addiction Recovery, Financial Transitions, Grief, Relationships, Trauma & Resilience.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 594-5322
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94123
Sexual Abuse
Areas of focus include: Addiction Recovery, Financial Transitions, Grief, Relationships, Trauma & Resilience.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94133
I have come to realization that we all need tools and guidance to navigate through life. As a therapist, I see myself as an ally who will help you to better understand your own choices and to cope with the changes in your life. As human beings, we value happiness, and we reject feeling sad, angry, nervous. As we experience these “negative feelings “, we become frustrated with ourselves, even angry. Nobody wants to be anything but happy. What if we were able to accept those “other feelings” for what they are...Therapy helps to better understand the moments in which changes seem overwhelming and unnecessary. Therapy helps to simply “sit with those feelings”, no judgement; just observing. I can help you to be in a place in your life where you can feel more comfortable with who you are, where you can become more aware of your capacities and more accepting of your own struggles. You are the expert on your own life. My job is only to assist you through therapy in your journey to self discover, acceptance and letting go.....
Sexual Abuse
(628) 600-0741
Verified
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Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94133
Sexual Abuse
I have come to realization that we all need tools and guidance to navigate through life. As a therapist, I see myself as an ally who will help you to better understand your own choices and to cope with the changes in your life. As human beings, we value happiness, and we reject feeling sad, angry, nervous. As we experience these “negative feelings “, we become frustrated with ourselves, even angry. Nobody wants to be anything but happy. What if we were able to accept those “other feelings” for what they are...Therapy helps to better understand the moments in which changes seem overwhelming and unnecessary. Therapy helps to simply “sit with those feelings”, no judgement; just observing. I can help you to be in a place in your life where you can feel more comfortable with who you are, where you can become more aware of your capacities and more accepting of your own struggles. You are the expert on your own life. My job is only to assist you through therapy in your journey to self discover, acceptance and letting go.....
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
San Francisco, CA 94114
Bring it! Psychotherapy and sex therapy uniquely tailored to you. Please talk about everything and anything, particularly topics that other therapists don't understand or won't listen to. I'm said to have a tremendous capacity for care, compassion, and candor while also being a straight-talker. I synthesize depth psychotherapy, sex therapy, coaching, and counseling. Sexual diversity, erotic pleasure, and relational intimacy are areas I thrive in. We’ll form a deep therapeutic alliance, allowing us to find, confront, address and overcome whatever obstacles are keeping you from being the very best version of yourself possible.
Sexual Abuse
(646) 374-4300
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San Francisco, CA 94114
Sexual Abuse
Bring it! Psychotherapy and sex therapy uniquely tailored to you. Please talk about everything and anything, particularly topics that other therapists don't understand or won't listen to. I'm said to have a tremendous capacity for care, compassion, and candor while also being a straight-talker. I synthesize depth psychotherapy, sex therapy, coaching, and counseling. Sexual diversity, erotic pleasure, and relational intimacy are areas I thrive in. We’ll form a deep therapeutic alliance, allowing us to find, confront, address and overcome whatever obstacles are keeping you from being the very best version of yourself possible.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT, CST Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94102
I am an AASECT Certified Sex Therapist. I work with low sexual desire, infidelity, mismatched desires and needs, emotional sexual pain, erectile dysfunction, delayed or impaired orgasms, ejaculation concerns, LGBTQIA health or curiosity, sexual trauma, embarrassment and anxiety in regard to sex and sexuality. Exploring types of sexual behaviors, relationship configurations and non heteronormative expressions. Singles and couples who may be exploring or approaching issues in alternative relationships and alternative family structures, including ethical non-monogamy, polyamory, kink, living single, co-parenting, and chosen family.
Sexual Abuse
(916) 469-0790
Verified
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Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94102
Sexual Abuse
I am an AASECT Certified Sex Therapist. I work with low sexual desire, infidelity, mismatched desires and needs, emotional sexual pain, erectile dysfunction, delayed or impaired orgasms, ejaculation concerns, LGBTQIA health or curiosity, sexual trauma, embarrassment and anxiety in regard to sex and sexuality. Exploring types of sexual behaviors, relationship configurations and non heteronormative expressions. Singles and couples who may be exploring or approaching issues in alternative relationships and alternative family structures, including ethical non-monogamy, polyamory, kink, living single, co-parenting, and chosen family.
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Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94115
I imagine you've found your way here because you're feeling stuck and needing a reason to hope that things will change. Others may not see that you're feeling this way, but you know you're in need of relief. If this sounds like what you're going through, I may be a good fit to help you.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 964-2474
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94115
Sexual Abuse
I imagine you've found your way here because you're feeling stuck and needing a reason to hope that things will change. Others may not see that you're feeling this way, but you know you're in need of relief. If this sounds like what you're going through, I may be a good fit to help you.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94123
We often come to therapy in crisis. Something has gone wrong in a relationship. Major, disorienting life transitions are underway. Emotional experiences are becoming increasingly overwhelming. Life seems stuck, static, depressing. Anxiety is on the rise. A series of events have altered our course. We are feeling lost. Therapy can offer a soothing lifeboat for these rough seas. Often crisis is a wake up call, a time for necessary change, new growth, a reconnoitering of the landscape, a vivid reorientation. My practice is designed to move you from crisis to care, from care to confidence, confidence to creative, enlivening capacity.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 795-2752
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94123
Sexual Abuse
We often come to therapy in crisis. Something has gone wrong in a relationship. Major, disorienting life transitions are underway. Emotional experiences are becoming increasingly overwhelming. Life seems stuck, static, depressing. Anxiety is on the rise. A series of events have altered our course. We are feeling lost. Therapy can offer a soothing lifeboat for these rough seas. Often crisis is a wake up call, a time for necessary change, new growth, a reconnoitering of the landscape, a vivid reorientation. My practice is designed to move you from crisis to care, from care to confidence, confidence to creative, enlivening capacity.
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Psychologist Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94123
Anxiety is the most common mental health problem, with an estimated 18% suffering from anxiety disorders at any one time. Fortunately, anxiety disorders are one of the most researched areas of mental health and have numerous treatments with strong research showing its effectiveness. Anxiety can come in many different forms from specific phobias to an inability to stop worrying about most everything. Anxiety can cause physical illness, pain, difficulty sleeping, weight gain, distress in relationships with partners, children, or parents, and can have a profoundly negative effect on work and school.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 594-4145
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94123
Sexual Abuse
Anxiety is the most common mental health problem, with an estimated 18% suffering from anxiety disorders at any one time. Fortunately, anxiety disorders are one of the most researched areas of mental health and have numerous treatments with strong research showing its effectiveness. Anxiety can come in many different forms from specific phobias to an inability to stop worrying about most everything. Anxiety can cause physical illness, pain, difficulty sleeping, weight gain, distress in relationships with partners, children, or parents, and can have a profoundly negative effect on work and school.
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Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94102
I invite you to visit my website drehrhart.com for a more complete sense of how I can help you, or you and your partner, who I am, and how I work. In short though, if we work together we would explore the dynamic terrain of your relationships - your relationships to your emotions, your thoughts, your behavior, to your idea of self, and to others. This is done in a relationship of genuine curiosity and compassion, so that change, in place of judgement, is fostered. Eventually, this productive and curious environment or relationship that we foster together, can be internalized and taken with you as a tool for your life journey.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 689-8383
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94102
Sexual Abuse
I invite you to visit my website drehrhart.com for a more complete sense of how I can help you, or you and your partner, who I am, and how I work. In short though, if we work together we would explore the dynamic terrain of your relationships - your relationships to your emotions, your thoughts, your behavior, to your idea of self, and to others. This is done in a relationship of genuine curiosity and compassion, so that change, in place of judgement, is fostered. Eventually, this productive and curious environment or relationship that we foster together, can be internalized and taken with you as a tool for your life journey.
Photo of Tricia Rampersad, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, MFTI, NPI, PPSC, LPC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94101
Therapy is an impactful investment in yourself, relationships and way of life. I use a psychodynamic, and cognitive behavioral approach when working with individuals. My passion is to help you overcome any unhealthy behavioral patterns, negative thoughts and personal challenges in your life. I believe that being a part of people's transformation towards positive change and life changing coping skills is truly rewarding.
Sexual Abuse
(856) 372-5706
Verified
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Office is near:
San Francisco, CA 94101
Sexual Abuse
Therapy is an impactful investment in yourself, relationships and way of life. I use a psychodynamic, and cognitive behavioral approach when working with individuals. My passion is to help you overcome any unhealthy behavioral patterns, negative thoughts and personal challenges in your life. I believe that being a part of people's transformation towards positive change and life changing coping skills is truly rewarding.
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Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT, MBA Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94114
I imagine what brought you here was a deep knowing inside that something in your life isn't right. Perhaps you feel depressed or a lack of meaning and purpose, but don't know what to do to make yourself feel better. I believe that building a meaningful relationship in therapy has the power to heal and transform us from the inside out. I want to support you in resolving your issues quickly and clearly. I offer VIRTUAL sessions via Zoom, telephone and other platforms for clients who are currently needing at distance support.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 880-5571
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94114
Sexual Abuse
I imagine what brought you here was a deep knowing inside that something in your life isn't right. Perhaps you feel depressed or a lack of meaning and purpose, but don't know what to do to make yourself feel better. I believe that building a meaningful relationship in therapy has the power to heal and transform us from the inside out. I want to support you in resolving your issues quickly and clearly. I offer VIRTUAL sessions via Zoom, telephone and other platforms for clients who are currently needing at distance support.
Photo of Sarah Weller, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94123
My passion for this work is fueled by my view that every individual already has the answers they are seeking, whether they realize this or not. On our brief time on this planet, therapy provides an invaluable gateway toward healing, self-discovery, and more often than not, an expanded awareness. What else lies in this work is for you to discover.
Sexual Abuse
(831) 216-6263
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94123
Sexual Abuse
My passion for this work is fueled by my view that every individual already has the answers they are seeking, whether they realize this or not. On our brief time on this planet, therapy provides an invaluable gateway toward healing, self-discovery, and more often than not, an expanded awareness. What else lies in this work is for you to discover.
Photo of Lori Fink, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94110
My practice is focused on helping people uncover and shift what is keeping them from living full and authentic lives. I have found that fear is often at the center of this, whether it is conscious or not. Understanding that is where the work begins. I have a strong belief in the human spirit and resilience and that change is possible. It is this belief that inspires the work I do with my clients. No matter what is going on in your life, if you are breathing and alive, you have the capacity for change, even if it's just a change in perspective.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 669-5850
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94110
Sexual Abuse
My practice is focused on helping people uncover and shift what is keeping them from living full and authentic lives. I have found that fear is often at the center of this, whether it is conscious or not. Understanding that is where the work begins. I have a strong belief in the human spirit and resilience and that change is possible. It is this belief that inspires the work I do with my clients. No matter what is going on in your life, if you are breathing and alive, you have the capacity for change, even if it's just a change in perspective.
Photo of Susan Utter, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94112
Is the Past, Gender Expression, or Anxiety making choices instead of You for a full and happy life? (and not doing a very good job of it?) Are you feeling just maxed out every day; sometimes starting from the moment you wake up? Do you feel stress that overwhelms your body's capacity to cope? If so, you may be looking for a therapist like myself. I have personal and professional experiences in these areas and can understand through shared experience and collaboration how to help you get back in charge of your choices.
Sexual Abuse
(805) 395-4318
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94112
Sexual Abuse
Is the Past, Gender Expression, or Anxiety making choices instead of You for a full and happy life? (and not doing a very good job of it?) Are you feeling just maxed out every day; sometimes starting from the moment you wake up? Do you feel stress that overwhelms your body's capacity to cope? If so, you may be looking for a therapist like myself. I have personal and professional experiences in these areas and can understand through shared experience and collaboration how to help you get back in charge of your choices.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT, MDiv Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94102
Do others in your life view you as successful but you find yourself constantly wondering whether you could create better relationships and find a lot more happiness? Whether you've tried therapy before or if this is your first time, deciding to get experienced support is the first step to a better life. I love supporting clients in building understanding, a stronger confidence in choices and greater resiliency in dealing with all that life invariably pitches at us. I know first-hand the value of having a strong, smart and compassionate therapist on my side and would enjoy providing that that type of support to you.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 255-2507
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94102
Sexual Abuse
Do others in your life view you as successful but you find yourself constantly wondering whether you could create better relationships and find a lot more happiness? Whether you've tried therapy before or if this is your first time, deciding to get experienced support is the first step to a better life. I love supporting clients in building understanding, a stronger confidence in choices and greater resiliency in dealing with all that life invariably pitches at us. I know first-hand the value of having a strong, smart and compassionate therapist on my side and would enjoy providing that that type of support to you.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, MA Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94118
I provide culturally sensitive, empirically validated psychotherapy services to individuals, couples and families, ranging from adolescents to seniors. I am committed to the therapeutic process as a collaborative journey and consider it a great privilege to be entrusted with my clients' most deeply-held thoughts and feelings. I am actively engaged with those who are grappling with issues of anxiety, depression, bereavement, relationship problems, life transitions, trauma, interpersonal difficulties and creative blocks, addressing my client's concerns in a humanistic and holistic manner that transcends preoccupation with pathology to work toward a life of deep meaning, creativity and interpersonal fulfillment.
Sexual Abuse
(510) 684-9930
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94118
Sexual Abuse
I provide culturally sensitive, empirically validated psychotherapy services to individuals, couples and families, ranging from adolescents to seniors. I am committed to the therapeutic process as a collaborative journey and consider it a great privilege to be entrusted with my clients' most deeply-held thoughts and feelings. I am actively engaged with those who are grappling with issues of anxiety, depression, bereavement, relationship problems, life transitions, trauma, interpersonal difficulties and creative blocks, addressing my client's concerns in a humanistic and holistic manner that transcends preoccupation with pathology to work toward a life of deep meaning, creativity and interpersonal fulfillment.
Photo of Nicole Ann Livingston, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, SAP Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94123
Using a strengths based approach that assumes wellness is within each of us and needs guidance to be fully realized, my style is collaborative and client centered. I teach skills and techniques to help improve daily life while also helping you explore and address the root causes of suffering and unhappiness so that healing can take place. I draw on a wide range of treatment modalities, including EMDR, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, CBT, Self Psychology, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, motivational counseling and mindfulness. Therapy is tailored to address your particular needs, strengths and desires at the time you enter treatment.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 799-1838
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94123
Sexual Abuse
Using a strengths based approach that assumes wellness is within each of us and needs guidance to be fully realized, my style is collaborative and client centered. I teach skills and techniques to help improve daily life while also helping you explore and address the root causes of suffering and unhappiness so that healing can take place. I draw on a wide range of treatment modalities, including EMDR, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, CBT, Self Psychology, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, motivational counseling and mindfulness. Therapy is tailored to address your particular needs, strengths and desires at the time you enter treatment.
Photo of Stephanie L. Denton, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT, #101640 Verified
Verified
San Francisco, CA 94110
With the struggles we are facing in this day and age, anxiety and other difficult emotions might be showing up in ways they haven’t before; in ways that haven’t happened in a long time; or just intensifying what was already a normal day-to-day experience. Through attuned listening, warmth, and at times humor, I offer a safe and comfortable space where together we can work on integrating your experiences. I welcome your intuition, imagination, spirituality, and creativity into the healing process. I believe there is innate medicine and wisdom within you, which when cultivated, will help you on your life’s journey.
Sexual Abuse
(415) 843-2375
Verified
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San Francisco, CA 94110
Sexual Abuse
With the struggles we are facing in this day and age, anxiety and other difficult emotions might be showing up in ways they haven’t before; in ways that haven’t happened in a long time; or just intensifying what was already a normal day-to-day experience. Through attuned listening, warmth, and at times humor, I offer a safe and comfortable space where together we can work on integrating your experiences. I welcome your intuition, imagination, spirituality, and creativity into the healing process. I believe there is innate medicine and wisdom within you, which when cultivated, will help you on your life’s journey.

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Sexual Abuse Therapists
Child sexual abuse is the deliberate exposure of a minor child to sexual activity that the child cannot comprehend or consent to. This means a child is forced or talked into sex or sexual activities by another person. This behavior includes acts such as inappropriate touching of a child's breasts or genitalia, someone exposing their genitalia to a child, fondling, oral-genital contact, genital and anal intercourse, as well as exhibitionism, voyeurism, and exposure to pornography.

If you're looking for a therapist that has treated clients who've experienced sexual abuse in San Francisco or for San Francisco sexual abuse counseling, these professionals provide confidential support for individuals in an abusive relationship. They include sexual abuse therapists, sexual abuse psychologists and sexual abuse counselors. Therapists can help with child abuse in San Francisco and sexual violence in San Francisco. An San Francisco therapist can identify the signs and causes of sexual abuse, discuss intervention and refer victims to shelters.

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. 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.