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David Pecoraro, LMFT

Addictions Relationships Family conflicts Intimacy Parenting issues
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About me

With over 35 years of professional experience as a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist I have assisted and helped, both individuals and couples struggling with issues related to poor couples communication, relationship conflict, addictions, mood disorders, as well as past trauma and emotional abuse.
I have an extensive background in helping others change their approach to problem solving especially related to Couples Conflict utilizing thoughtful conflict resolution skills,and understanding how relationships function and are sustained.
My clinical approach is based on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, the Gottman Method and a Psychodynamic Therapy approach. All treatment plans are developed with clients to reach their specific needs and goals.
* Relationship Issues
*Family Conflict
*Stress and Anxiety
*Trauma and Abuse
also experienced in: Divorce & Separation, Family of Origin Issues, Mood Disorders, Fatherhood Issues, and Domestic Violence/Anger Management.

Professional experience

35yrs in practice
Addictions Relationships Family conflicts Intimacy Parenting issues

Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Attachment issues, Blended Family Issues, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Divorce and separation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Forgiveness, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Jealousy, Life purpose, Men's issues, Mood disorders

Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Gottman Method, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Services offered

Live Chat

License information

CA LMFT 17514


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for David Pecoraro. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Super helpful and great listener.

Written on May 30, 2024 after therapy with David for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, career difficulties, and coaching

David is a great listener and provides sound advice. I highly recommend him and his counseling services.

Written on May 02, 2024 after therapy with David for 2 years on issues concerning relationship issues, and family conflicts

Listens to my questions and concerns and offers valid options and therapies for my situation

Written on Apr 13, 2024 after therapy with David for 1 year and 4 months on issues concerning family conflicts, parenting issues, and anger management

David has been very helpful and has a great deal of expertise in Anger mgt issues

Written on Apr 06, 2024 after therapy with David for 10 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, intimacy-related issues, anger management, and coping with life changes

David is a really remarkable therapist. I’ve had a few in the past but David is on another level. He’s insightful, intelligent, personable, and just a pleasure to be around. Feel like I was very fortunate to be matched with him.

Written on Jan 30, 2024 after therapy with David for 3 weeks on issues concerning trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, and adhd

David is very thorough in his explanations and if I don’t understand something his communication style is very easily understood. It is very easy to connect with him

Written on Jan 27, 2024 after therapy with David for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, and self esteem