Therapist Profile

Name:
Gail Houghton Tennant, M.S.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
2832 College Ave Berkeley, CA 94705-2114
Phone:
(510) 540-0400
License Number
LMFT14985
Practicing Since:
1980
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Gail has created a unique approach to helping people change. Using psycho-dynamic, cognitive, and behavioral approaches, as well as guided imagery, hypnosis, and meditative techniques she will teach you how to connect with your own inner healing systems. Gail is skilled at understanding the language and healing potential of the unconscious mind.Her goal is to honor and respect the uniqueness of each individual, and to empower you to access your internal resources and infinite potential for profound growth and healing.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Some Evenings
Services
GAIL TENNANT began her career as a therapist over 30 years ago. She has worked as a teacher, school counselor, therapist in psychiatric hospitals, and social worker and has been on the staff of Children’s Hospital in Oakland & Berkeley High Health Center. She currently supervises students and interns, sees adults, adolescents, couples and families. Specializes in treating chronic pain, illness, depression and anxiety with hypnosis, and also in working with older adolescents.
Insurance
Most PPO's and Indemnity, Private Pay, PPO
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
BS, MS

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Creative Solutions
Crisis Intervention
Eating Disorders
EMDR
Employment Issues
Ethnicity/Multi-Cultural Relationships
Hypnosis
Individual
Interracial Couples
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Pain Management
Parenting
Phobias
Pre-Marriage Counseling
PsychoEducational
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Relationships
Religious/Spiritual Orientation
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Stress
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Cognitive
Communications
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
Developmental/Depth
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Humanistic/Existential
Other, e.g. NLP, EMDR, etc.
Process
Psychodynamic
Self Psychology
Somatic
Transpersonal Psychology
Certifications
Hypnosis TFT Life Coaching
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity

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