Therapist Profile

Rachel E. Honey, M.A.
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320 Tenth Street, Suite 202 Santa Rosa, CA 95401-5291
(707) 771-1186
115 Liberty St. Suite 10 Petaluma, CA 94952
(707) 773-1186
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Practicing Since:
Additional Licenses:
Marriage and Family Therapist

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Many of my clients are people who despite their successes, still find themselves saddled with a fierce inner critic. They may struggle with feelings of anxiety, or low self esteem. Sometimes people begin therapy with me because they feel disconnected from their passion and purpose in life or they wonder what holds them back from having more satisfying relationships. With help you can learn how to feel calmer and tame the critic. By paying skillful attention to your feelings we will uncover the blocks that keep you from being fully engaged, allowing you to reclaim your zest for life. I am a qualified EMDR practitioner. I draw on attachment theory, Jungian theory, mindfulness techniques, expressive arts and sandplay. Together we will determine the best approaches for you or your child. I believe that building an authentic relationship with my clients is an important part of all effective therapies. I specialize in treating childhood trauma, anxiety, depression, and life transitions. Often teens who initially appear resistant to therapy feel relief when they discover they have a safe place to sort out their thoughts and feelings. In my work with younger children I use play therapy, art, and sand play.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Weekdays 9:00 am - 7:00 pm, by appointment
Individual, child and adolescent counseling My treatment specialization includes: Trauma Recovery, Therapy for Depression, Therapy for Anxiety, Stress Management, Life Transitions, Parenting Support and EMDR
Out-of-Network coverage
Credit Cards Accepted
MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


M.A., Clinical Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA, 1992 B.A. Theater Arts, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1984

Area of Specialty

Childhood Trauma
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Depression/Clinical Depression
Expressive Art Therapies
Group Therapy
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Play Therapy
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Sand Tray Therapy
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists


Theoretical Orientation
EMDR-Eye Movement Desensitization/ Reprocessing
Qualified EMDR practitioner since 2000.
Languages Spoken
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)


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