Therapist Profile

Name:
James W. Wagner, M.A.
Professional Title:
Location:
2955 Shattuck Avenue Berkeley, CA 94705-1808
Phone:
(510) 207-2613
Location:
8139 Winthrope St. Oakland, AA 94605 UNITED STATES
Phone:
(510) 207-2613
Website:
License Number
LMFT43030
Practicing Since:
2002
Additional Licenses:
LMFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I believe very much that healing in our lives comes in many ways, but usually it is tied to relationship[s] that have kindness, respect and patience. It is my aspiration in working with individuals to incorporate these values. I am a Buddhist and have been practicing meditation for 16 years. I bring a Buddhist sensibility to my work through focusing on the present and noticing how our lives have a natural rising and falling quality to them. My Buddhist background has taught me that most people have the wisdom they already need to approach their life’s challenges, but often this wisdom gets clouded over by our inability to view ourselves clearly. With this in mind, I see my role as a therapist to help people tap into their clear seeing or wisdom, and apply that deep knowing to whatever the issues are that brought them to therapy.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Monday, Friday, Saturday - Day Time
Monday through Friday - Nights
Services
Individual, Couples, Group Psychotherapy
Insurance
Call Office for Insurance Accepted
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
M.A., Counseling Psychology, John F. Kennedy University, 2002

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
Anxiety
Avoidant Personality
Chronically Mentally Ill
EMDR
Employment Issues
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Learning Disabilities
Men's Issues
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Persons With Disabilities
Phobias
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Religious/Spiritual Orientation
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Stress
Victims of Crime

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Attachment
Cognitive-Behavioral
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Humanistic/Existential
Psychodynamic
Somatic
Certifications
EMDR
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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