Yelena Alper

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, MSW, LCSW

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed
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(650) 683-4065

Yelena Alper

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, MSW, LCSW

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

900 N San Antonio Rd Ste 108
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 683-4065
Offers online therapy

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About

I am offering tele-therapy through video and/or phone . I offer supportive / transformative psychotherapy for a variety of issues and concerns including relationship conflicts, grief and loss, stress management, depression, anxiety, trauma, family and marriage relationships, including sexual and intimacy issues in relationship. I assist clients in finding happier and healthier ways of being in their lives, help them to enhance communication skills; promoting positive and lasting change.
I use collaborative goal-oriented approach, providing empathy and compassion, using interventions from a variety of theories helping clients to identify their own strengths and potential to best achieve their personal goals and growth. My style is warm, empathic, interactive and respectful of each person's values and choices.
My orientation is cognitive,eclectic,psychodynamic. I teach my clients mindfulness breathing and relaxation skills. I use guided imagery techniques, hypnotherapy, and other tools as appropriate. I have evenings and weekends available.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Paypal
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Anthem
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Medicare
  • Valley Health Plan (VHP)
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: California / LCS 27106
  • School: San Jose State University
  • Year Graduated: 2002

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: PASON / CHT D1023
  • Certificate Date: 2013

Endorsements

Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT

Location

900 N San Antonio Rd Ste 108
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 683-4065
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Sex Therapy
  • Spirituality
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

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

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
  • archetypical psychology
  • transformative tarot therapy
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 15 Jun 2021
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Yelena Alper

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, MSW, LCSW