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Sandra Amat, MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

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Overview

Qualifications:

Years in Practice: 20 Years
School: California Institute of Integral Studies
Year Graduated: 1999
License No. and State: MFC41004 California

Background:

I earned my graduate degree in Integral Counseling Psychology at California Institute of Integral Studies in 1999 and have been working with clients ever since. I am licensed in California as a Marriage Family Therapist (MFT #41004). I practice Somatically oriented Psychotherapy. My toolbag includes Gestalt Therapy, Family Systems Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Somatic exercises, Mindfulness practices, The Enneagram (a wonderful tool for developing self awareness), and Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), an effective treatment for healing trauma and working with PTSD.

Specialties

I have  worked with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues, providing  services that span from psychotherapy for relationships, depression,  anxiety & panic attacks, low self esteem, grief & loss  counseling and trauma work, to couples counseling and beyond.

In  a comfortable, supportive and compassionate atmosphere, I offer a  highly personalized approach tailored to each of my clients individual  needs to help them attain the personal transformation they’re striving  for.

I work with:
  • Relationships, Marriage & Dating
  • Raising Self Esteem & Empowerment
  • Couples Counseling
  • Online Counseling
  • Depression, Anxiety & Panic Attacks
  • Animal Assisted Therapy & Emotional Support Animal Documentation (for those who would benefit as part of their treatment plan)
  • EMDR for Healing Trauma & Past Hurt
  • Grief & Loss Counseling
  • Work & Career issues
  • Transitions
Age Groups:
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Finances

Avg. Cost (per session):

$185 - $225 (Sliding Scale)

Accepted Payment Methods:

American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa.

Insurance Networks:

Out of Network. Call for details

Methodology

My Approach:

I integrate Gestalt Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) with somatic exercises and mindfulness practices to help you create a deeper connection with yourself, to develop your self-awareness and for healing. I also use the Enneagram, a wonderful aid for deepening self awareness.

Treatment Orientation:
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Transpersonal
Modality:
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Location

Address:

2171 Union Street, #6, San Francisco, CA 94123

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