Therapist Profile

Amy E. Biesemeyer, M.A.
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704 4th Street, Ste. 200 San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 419-3557
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Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
The heart of my practice is creating a compassionate and present space for my clients to explore their whole selves and awaken to their truest nature. When we recognize and metabolize the strategies and defenses we developed in response to our upbringing, space is made for our natural aliveness. Qualities shine through, such as joy, strength and wisdom. There is more capacity to face life’s challenges, more ease in our body and more freedom to express ourselves. My practice is informed by Diamond Heart, an embodied approach to psycho-spiritual development, and Somatic Psychotherapy. I use mindfulness and somatic practices to develop an awareness of the body and the present moment, including breath work, touch, guided visualization and movement. My approach values all aspects of the self: emotional, physical, mental and spiritual. I also teach youth at Spirit Rock Meditation Center and lead Vision Quests and other Rites of Passage journeys.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Mondays and Thursdays
Groups for Teen Girls and for Women. Psychotherapy for Youth, Individuals, Families and Couples.
Credit Cards Accepted
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


M.A. Counseling Psychology, Concentration in Somatics California Institute of Integral Studies, 2003

Area of Specialty

Women's Issues


Theoretical Orientation
Transpersonal Psychology
Languages Spoken
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)


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