Therapist Profile

Name:
Marcia Robbins, PsyD
Professional Title:
Location:
20 CAMINO SOBRANTE Orinda, CA 94563-2324
Phone:
(925) 254-7649
License Number
LMFT23158
Practicing Since:
1985
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
It’s a sign of health to seek improvement. When a person walks in my door, he or she wants change. As a licensed marriage and family therapist I consider myself a facilitator for change. I conduct brief therapy as well as longer term psychotherapy in person as well as by phone and online. My theoretical orientation is an integration of cognitive-behavioral, family of origin and family systems. My style is interactive. I utilize cognitive behavioral methods which focus on the conscious and the present moment in order to understand and change our thinking and behavior. I work with adult men and women, adolescents, and children (3 and older). I also lead workshops and group therapy in anger management, and money addiction. Additional areas of specialization include families of gamblers, money addiction and money issues (ie. New found wealth), anger management, postmenopausal sexuality, sexual issues, Viagra issues, living with loss, military families, families in transition, launching children into adulthood, public speaking.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Services
I conduct brief therapy as well as longer term psychotherapy in person as well as by phone and online. I work with adult men and women, and adolescents. Also, I lead workshops and group therapy in anger management and money addiction. Office hours by appointment Monday through Saturday, early AM and evening availability. In person, by phone and online. Call (925) 254-7649, Cell (925) 708-7748. Email: DrMarcia.MFT@gmail.com (Reach me faster by phone.)
Insurance
Call Office for Insurance Accepted
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
BEd & 5th year Diploma, Speech/Secondary Education, University of Hawaii M.A., Clinical Psychology, John F. Kennedy University, 1985 Psy.D., Psychology, John F. Kennedy University, 2004

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
Childhood Trauma
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Combat/Military Related Trauma
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Divorce/Dissolution
Domestic Violence
EMDR
Employment Issues
Ethnicity/Multi-Cultural Relationships
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Hypnosis
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Offenders)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Men's Issues
Parenting
Personality Disorders
Phobias
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Relationships
Sexual Dysfunction
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Terminally Ill
Victims of Crime
Women's Issues

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Behavioral
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
EMDR-Eye Movement Desensitization/ Reprocessing
Family Systems
Certifications
E.M.D.R. Hypnotherapy Compulsive Gambling I & II Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Training (DBT)
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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