Therapist Profile

Ms. Carol Masters-Salnave, M.A.
Professional Title:
1600 Shattuck Avenue 1600 Shattuck Avenue Berkeley, California 94709
License Number
Practicing Since:
Additional Licenses:
Licensed Marriage Family Therapist

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Greetings. Working in the field of psychology for the past 15 years, with clients of many cultural backgrounds and diversity, allowed me to craft a practice that incorporates theories and methods of psychology with spirituality. While building my practice, I have worked with a spectrum of issues that might lead someone to seek psychotherapy. My emphasis is in providing my clients with a safe space to explore their life journey as well as bringing issues to light, and encouraging better life choices to be made in the present while processing and letting go of past traumas and pain that may be holding them back. I seek to create an atmosphere where a range of issues can be worked through. These include divorce, pre marriage, LGBT issues, race, biracial/mixed families, as well as couples, individuals, and adolescents. I have successfully worked with issues involving physical injury and trauma. In addition, I have worked with clients coping with dysphoric body image and eating disorders. I look forward to the opportunity to speak with you. Feel free to call me for a brief telephone consultation. Please see my website for more information:

About My Practice

Office Hours
Aetna, Any Insurance Eligible, Magellan, Other, Private Pay, Sliding Scale
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


Bachelor of Arts in Humanities with emphasis in Psychology from New College of California. Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from John F. Kennedy University.

Area of Specialty

Attachment Therapy
Child Custody Evaluations
Domestic Violence
Eating Disorders
Ethnicity/Multi-Cultural Relationships
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Group Therapy
Interracial Couples
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Men's Issues
Physically Challenged
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Victims of Crime
Women's Issues


Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Object Relations
Languages Spoken


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