Therapist Profile

Name:
Nina M. Utigaard, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
870 Market St. Suite 569 San Francisco, CA 94102 UNITED STATES
Phone:
(415) 974-9303
Website:
License Number
LMFT40909
Practicing Since:
1994
Additional Licenses:
MFT40909

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Nina “Anin” Utigaard, MFT, REAT, maintains a psychology practice in the heart of San Francisco on Market, near the famous Powell Street cable cars. She offers psychotherapy to individuals, integrating a variety of humanistic approaches, and has extensive training and experience using in the person-centered approach. She uses these skills to provide an open, safe and accepting atmosphere for clients to explore, express and bring about positive change in their lives. She has experience in working with individuals dealing with life challenges or transitions, depression, anxiety, grief, self-esteem issues and creative blocks, as well as, trauma and abuse. Her specialties also include aging, expressive arts therapy, teens and children.

About My Practice

Office Hours
By Appointment
Services
Counseling for individuals, families, elders, children and adolescents, group therapy, and expressive arts therapy, expressive arts therapy training.
Insurance
Blue Shield of CA, PacifiCare, Private Pay, Sliding Scale, United Behavioral Health, United Health Care
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
MA, Clinical Psychology, 1992, John F. Kennedy University

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
Children
Childhood Trauma
Critical Incident Stress Management
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Creative Solutions
Crisis Intervention
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Domestic Violence
Eating Disorders
Elder/Geriatrics/Gerontology
Employment Issues
Expressive Art Therapies
Families
Group Therapy
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Interracial Couples
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Parenting
Persons With Disabilities
Play Therapy
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Rape Victims
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Sand Tray Therapy
Supervision
Terminally Ill
Trauma
Victims of Crime
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Art/Movement/Psychodrama
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Communications
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Gestalt
Humanistic/Existential
Jungian
Narrative
Somatic
Transpersonal Psychology
Certifications
Registered Expressive Arts Therapist
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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