Hello, I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with 35 years of experience in private practice and the training/supervision of interns at various non profit agencies. I am committed in helping you find healing, resolution and growth by guiding you within a safe environment in accessing the emotional pain/obstacles that are holding you back from living the life you fully want to live. My approach is to work collaboratively with you by using interventions based on your needs, including Client-Centered, Psychodynamic and Cognitive Behavioral.
Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Codependency, Narcissism, Personality Disorders, Women's Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Internal Family Systems
CA LMFT 23231
Sandra is attentive and experienced. She leads with compassion and makes me feel like I have an ally through personal struggles and personal growth.
Written on Nov 30, 2023 after therapy with sandra for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, and self esteem
She is always available when I need her. I feel heard and validated.
Written on Aug 07, 2023 after therapy with sandra for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, anger management, coping with life changes, and adhd
She is awesome. Doesn’t just listen , but tries to help me find ways to work thru my issues.
Written on Aug 02, 2023 after therapy with sandra for 1 month on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd
She is strong and speaks her mind. She is not over powering and let’s me lead. Almost feels like I am working with a coach.
Written on Jul 06, 2023 after therapy with sandra for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, and eating disorders
Sandra is Amazing. I have been working with her for close to a year now and she been a life changer.
Written on May 29, 2023 after therapy with sandra for 11 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and adhd
Sandra has helped me develop and use the tools to understand challenges of life. I feel the supported with the most sensitive issues. The quality of my communication skills has improved in sessions with Sandra.
Written on Apr 29, 2023 after therapy with sandra for 1 year and 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and trauma and abuse