Therapist Profile

Name:
Barbara A. Thomson, PhD
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Location:
304 Alviso Way Encinitas, CA 92024-2614
Phone:
Website:
License Number
LMFT28145
Practicing Since:
1991
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Dr. Thomson believes that the mind and body are not separate and incorporates, when appropriate, the techniques of Bioenergetic and Art Therapy. Barbara works in depth with issues of trust, shame and guilt, developmental trauma, anxiety, depression and abuse. Recognizing that healing takes many paths Dr. Thomson has educated her in many techniques to facilitate the uniqueness of the client and their issues.
Dr. Thomson not only works with the individual but also with couples and family issues.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
10:00am - 7:00pm
Services
Psychotherapy, Art Therapy, Bioenergetic analysis
Insurance
Aetna, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Call Office for Insurance Accepted, PacifiCare
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
PhD in Psychology from The Professional School of Psychological Studies in 1990

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
Anxiety
Assertiveness Training
Attachment Therapy
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Eating Disorders
EMDR
Expressive Art Therapies
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Men's Issues
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Personality Disorders
Phobias
Play Therapy
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Stress
Trauma
Women's Issues

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Art/Movement/Psychodrama
Attachment
Developmental/Depth
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Intersubjective
Object Relations
Psychoanalytic
Psychodynamic
Psychology
Self Psychology
Somatic
Systems
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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