Therapist Profile

Name:
Lori S. Comer, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
2920 Camino Diablo Ste 200 Walnut Creek, CA 94597-3966 UNITED STATES
Phone:
(925) 389-9974
License Number
LMFT78336
Practicing Since:
2011
Additional Licenses:
Marriage and Family Therapist

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I am a licensed marriage and family therapist with 20 plus years of experience working with adolescents, adults, parents, and families in clinical and educational settings. I provide an integrative approach to psychotherapy, affirming the inherent value within each individual. Regardless of the age of my clients, it is my belief that therapists and clients are partners in the therapeutic process and my overall intention is to provide services that will assist you in reaching your goals.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Services
I welcome clients from early adolescence through later adulthood and work with individuals, parents, families, and groups. In a deeply empathic and caring environment, my goal is to support clients in discovering their inherent values, strengths, and options for a more meaningful and joyful life. I believe that the relationship between the therapist and the client is the most important aspect in creating positive client change; my style is optimistic, interactive, supportive, and nonjudgemental. I can help you address many concerns, including: Services Provided Depression Anxiety Grief and Loss Self-Esteem/Self-Image Self-Harm Suicidal Ideation Problems with Drugs and Alcohol Academic Struggles Relationship Challenges within the family and with others Behavioral Problems Parenting Support Adjusting to Divorce/Separation Career Transitions Life Transitions Emotional/Physical Abuse Sexual Orientation Gender Identity Communication Skills
Insurance
Private Pay, Superbill provided, Sliding Scale
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
Master's Degree, with honors, in Counseling Psychology from St. Mary's College of CA Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Mgmt./Engineering from Purdue University

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Adolescents
Anxiety
Attachment Therapy
Career Stress and Changes
Communication Skills
Creativity
Creative Solutions
Crisis Intervention
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Families
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Group Therapy
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Other
Parenting
PsychoEducational
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Stress
Supervision
Women's Issues

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Humanistic/Existential
Certifications
Additional Trainings: How Nutrients Affect Mental Health and The Brain Understanding Fatigue: Stress, Habits, and The Brain Social Thinking Students Under Pressure Special Issues within Adoption Advanced Mindfulness
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity

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