Therapist Profile

Michael P. Lysaght, M.A.
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305 Los Gatos-Saratoga Road Los Gatos, CA 95030 USA
(415) 205-2788
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Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
For the past twelve years, I have been involved in assisting adolescents with various life transitions. Largely, those transitions have been from high school to college, but can include any time that adolescents or families find themselves in need of a kind and supportive hand. For parents and teens alike, adolescence can be a long, sometimes confusing road. They won’t always see things the same way. My approach seems to work especially well with teens and families who are struggling with some of these issues. Teens expect far too much from themselves. Teenagers are invited into a space where there is no expectation and where they are free to be themselves, without fear of judgement or misunderstanding. Parents are invited into a space where they can acquire language that will help them communicate more openly with their kids, and sometimes with each other.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Monday Evenings: 5:00 - 9:00; Saturdays
Individual, family and group therapy. I provide therapy to children (age six and older), teens, adults and families, and specialize in working with adolescents and the family system. Therapy is most commonly provided in 50-minute individual or family sessions, though some sessions may be longer as needed. I also provide group therapy for individuals coping with a similar issue where group work could be helpful.
Cigna, Private Pay, PPO, Sliding Scale, Victims of Crime
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


Master of Arts, Counseling Psychology; University of San Francisco, 2007.

Area of Specialty

Crisis Intervention
Depression/Clinical Depression
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Men's Issues
Step/Blended Families


Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Family Systems
Languages Spoken
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)


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