Therapist Profile

Marge R. Michaelson, MSW
Professional Title:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
11622 El Camino Real Ste. 100 San Diego, CA 92130-2051
(858) 755-5250
License Number
Practicing Since:
Additional Licenses:

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Do you feel discouraged? Are you dealing with worry, stress, anxiety, depression self-esteem struggles? Could your concern be distraction, unhappiness, transition and/or relationship issues? Guidance in therapy can provide relief for struggles with trauma, loneliness, parenting and/or quality of life issues. Can you envision yourself opening doors to increase comfort? The sense of wanting change can lead to solutions.
My goal is to provide a respectful and safe place to set goals. Specific techniques develop understanding and possible new ways for coping. Each person's struggle is unique. I have supervised interns and worked in both nonprofit and private practice

About My Practice

Office Hours
Tues, Wed, Thurs Monday and Friday to be arranged
Individual, Adult, Adolescnet, Couples and Family
Providing support and specific tools to help move through your concerns is my goal as a therapist.
Together we will set goals and discuss ways to reach them. My practice experience includes providing Clinical Supervision for a Domestic Violence Agency, Clinical Services and Supervision at a Family Service Agency, Critical Incident Debriefings, work with Employee Assistance Programs, and providing therapy at a Child/Adolescent Residential Setting. My private practice included consultation for skilled nursing and senior independent living and presentations to groups and corporate workers.
I look forward to our work together.
Aetna, Blue Shield, Blue Shield of CA, Cigna, Call Office for Insurance Accepted, Magellan, MHN
Credit Cards Accepted
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


M.S.W., San Diego State Univrsity, 1972 A.B., Ohio University, 1968

Area of Specialty

Anger Management
Career Stress and Changes
Critical Incident Stress Management
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Depression/Clinical Depression
Domestic Violence
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Victims of Crime
Women's Issues


Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Academy Certified Social Workers Diplomate in Social Work Term Approved Domestic Violence M.S.W. & M.F.T., Clinic Supervisor Thought Field Therapy Critical Incident Debriefing Constructual Marital Therapy Instructor in Confident Parenting
Languages Spoken
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)


All of the information contained on this page has been provided to CAMFT/Counseling California by the therapist described herein. Neither Counseling California nor CAMFT has reviewed, investigated, or evaluated the authenticity, accuracy or completeness of the information contained herein. Neither nor CAMFT makes any representations as to the qualifications, competence, or employment status license/registration of those listed and does not recommend or endorse the services of those listed.

This site may contain links to other Internet sites or an email address. Such links are provided for the convenience of the user and does not endorse, approve of or make any warranties or representations as to accuracy of the information contained in any site to which any user may be linked. Persons or entities using any of the links or emails addresses contained herein do so at their own risk.

Email should be used with caution. Email is not a confidential medium and should not be expected to be confidential. Users who share their email addresses with others may receive viruses and other unintended consequences.

Featured Therapist 

Barbara Witney, MA

Barbara Witney, M.A.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
San Jose, CA

I help couples learn the necessary skills they need to bring each other a lifetime of love. Let’s talk and find out if I’m the right counselor for you

View Profile

Find a Therapist