Therapist Profile

Name:
Paula Milholland, M.S.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Location:
2258 Santa Clara Avenue, Ste. 4 Alameda, CA 94501
Phone:
(510) 499-9723
Email:
Website:
License Number
MFC45583
Practicing Since:
2003
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I work with a diverse clientele in terms of age, culture, orientation, and issues. I think that people generally have the answers to their problems within themselves and I offer a strength-based approach and a safe place to assist my clients in finding these solutions.

I provide a genuine, accepting, non-judgmental, supportive environment to assist my clients in understanding the source of their suffering and in developing skills of personal success and satisfaction.

I believe that the therapeutic relationship—the connection/rapport between client and therapist¬¬—is the foundation of successful psychotherapy and personal growth. I use an idiosyncratic style; that is, I see each individual client as unique and use that uniqueness to inform the course of therapy.

Central to my practice is mindfulness, which combined with behavioral and humanistic-existential models, contributes to a client’s ability to gain clarity regarding problems, let go of old behaviors, and take a new direction.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Various
Services
Insurance
Call Office for Insurance Accepted, Private Pay, Sliding Scale
Credit Cards Accepted
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy

Education

Degrees
M.S., Clinical Psychology, San Jose State University, 2003

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Adolescents
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
Communication Skills
Couples
Depression/Clinical Depression
Families
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Parenting
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Stress
Women's Issues

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Behavioral
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Humanistic/Existential
Narrative
Certifications
Psychotherapy for Adults, Adolescents, Individuals, Families, Couples
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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