Therapist Profile

Name:
Lawrence M. Tunis, EdD
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Location:
130 Greenfield Avenue, Suite A San Anselmo, CA 94960-2451
Phone:
(415) 847-3677
Location:
526 Tennessee Street Vallejo, CA 94590-4431
Phone:
(415) 847-3677
License Number
LMFT47576
Practicing Since:
2002
Additional Licenses:
LMFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I'M A LICENSED MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPIST in private practice in San Anselmo and Vallejo, CA where I work with adults, couples and children for self-esteem problems, anger, sexuality issues, depression, anxiety, impulsivity and post-traumatic stress symptoms and I provide clinical supervision for interns. I also have a specialty in gender identity issues and the dysphoric feelings, grief and loss, relationship difficulties and other issues that often accompany these conditions. My style blends real life experience, knowledge, humor and compassion. My approach includes relational, psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral styles, offering a flexible, responsive, non-authoritarian and empathetic quality. Confused about your gender and looking for a therapist you won't need to educate? I have 10 years of experience working with transgender individuals, devoted to helping people recover from wounds inflicted by the ignorance of others, supporting them to discover a life that is right for them. I offer counseling for those transitioning or not, including gender variant children, adolescents and parents. I'm a member of the CA Association of Marriage and Family Therapists and the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH). Confidential sessions are available either in person or video teleconferencing for CA residents.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Evenings and Saturday morning
Services
Individuals, Couples, Children
Insurance
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
Online, Phone

Education

Degrees
MA, Counseling Psychology, John F. Kennedy University/ Ed.D., Counseling Psychology, Argosy University

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Bi-Polar
Career Stress and Changes
Children
Communication Skills
Couples
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Domestic Violence
Employment Issues
Families
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
HIV Related
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Learning Disabilities
Men's Issues
Parenting
Phobias
Play Therapy
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Stress
Telephone/Online Therapy

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Cognitive-Behavioral
Object Relations
Psychodynamic
Transpersonal Psychology
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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