Therapist Profile

Name:
Sandy J. Ginsberg, M.S.
Professional Title:
Location:
16055 Ventura Blvd #1020 Encino, CA 91436-2611
Phone:
(818) 780-7619
License Number
LMFT32670
Practicing Since:
1995
Additional Licenses:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist - #MFC32670
Licensed Provider of Continuing Education - #PCE3999

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
"Helping you to find yourself, the way you want to be."  My goal as your psychotherapist is to help you feel more at home in your own life. Sometimes you may feel depressed or anxious when you imagine you can't relate to others in a way which is authentic.  You can see this in primary relationships of all kinds ... with the ones you love, your work mates, friends and family. The healing of wounds is fundamental to our work, and your subconscious can be a valuable ally in the process.  If you feel comfortable, we might explore this healing by way of doing dreamwork together.  A form of Gestalt sandtray work is also available.  The issues which concern you are important. It will help to explore them together.  Please visit my website or send me an e-mail.  I will be honored to be your partner on this journey toward health.

Additional Theoretical Orientation

  • Gestalt

About My Practice

Office Hours
Services
Individual Psychotherapy Couple and Family Counseling Dreamwork Group Therapy Sandtray with a Gestalt approach Creative Arts Therapies utilized
Insurance
Blue Shield of CA, Private Pay, PPO, Superbill provided, Sliding Scale
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
M.S., Educational Psychology - Counseling, California State University, Northridge, 1992 B.A., Art (2D), California State University, Northridge, 1972

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Alzheimer's Families
Anxiety
Childhood Trauma
Critical Incident Stress Management
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Creative Solutions
Crisis Intervention
Depression/Clinical Depression
Ethnicity/Multi-Cultural Relationships
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Group Therapy
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Relationships
Religious/Spiritual Orientation
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Stress
Sand Tray Therapy
Trauma
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Gestalt
Humanistic/Existential
Certifications
Provider of "Dreamwork Education" C.E.U.s for Psychotherapists through CSUN Member of the International Association for the Study of Dreams (IASD) Crisis Counselor with L.A.U.S.D. following Northridge Earthquake in 1994
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity

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