Therapist Profile

Name:
Sevin G. Philips, M.A.
Professional Title:
Location:
1774 Union Street San Francisco, CA 94123
Phone:
(415) 742-2823
License Number
LMFT46202
Practicing Since:
2005
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Sevin is the founder of the Relationship Counseling Center and a licensed marriage and family therapist. He holds a master’s degree from the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS). Sevin is best known for his down-to-earth approach to helping people move into more loving and authentic relationships. He has conducted workshops, published numerous online videos and articles about relationships, and hosted the talk radio show Ask the Therapist.

The Relationship Counseling Center is the premier center specializing in couples counseling. Our counselors are licensed psychotherapists experienced in helping couples discover healthy ways to work through their relationship issues. All of our counselors receive ongoing training to be called specialists. We share a therapeutic style that is interactive, direct, and goal-focused.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 8am-9pm
Services
Sevin is a licensed marriage and family therapist, best known for his down-to-earth approach to helping people move into more loving and authentic relationships. The founder of the Relationship Counseling Center, he has conducted workshops, appeared on TV and radio as an expert on relationships, published a wide range of online videos and articles, and helped numerous people through private sessions. With locations in 24 major cities throughout the United States, the Relationship Counseling Center follows Sevin’s no-nonsense therapeutic style: interactive, direct, and goal-focused. His counselors are licensed professionals experienced in helping couples and individuals discover healthy ways to work through their relationship issues. After spending half his life in professional roles in corporate America, and his spare time volunteering to help others, Sevin underwent a life-altering change. He realized that life is precious, and what matters most is our personal freedom and deep connections with those we love. Leaving his old life behind, he began pursuing his counseling credentials full-time. He has since moved on to help thousands of individuals and couples reclaim their happiness in life and relationships using tools he himself has found most effective. Sevin believes in finding the courage to love when it is difficult, to humbly admit our personal shortcomings, to practice being the best people we can be, and, when we fall short, to get back up and try again. He shares his relationship advice through online videos, available free of charge. The Relationship Counseling Center donates a portion of all income to a nonprofit charitable organization to fund important projects benefiting disadvantaged children and families in South Africa. An avid music lover and his family’s personal chef, Sevin is happiest when barbecuing with family and friends in his backyard. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife, Courtney. The couple are totally devoted to their family, which includes four-year-old son Daxton. Affiliations Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist with the Board of Behavior Sciences, #46202 Member of California Association of Marriage & Family Therapists Founder of the Relationship Counseling Center in San Francisco California Academic Education Postgraduate Education in Counseling Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, California Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California Media Credits WE tv – Marriage counselor on nationally syndicated TV show Tamar & Vince airing September 20th, 2012. This is a spin-off of WE tv’s hit original series Braxton Family Values. CBS – Interviewed on CBS’s Bay Sunday Show as expert on relationships KPCC 89.3 FM (NPR Affiliate Station)- Sevin Philips, MFT is guest host talking about marriage and divorce in times of recession. KALW 91.7 FM (NPR Affiliate Station)- Sevin Philips, MFT is guest host talking about ‘What is love’, on the eve of Valentines Day 2012. KEST1450AM- Executive producer and host of radio talk show “Ask-the-therapist,” . KEST 1450 AM - Radio guest therapist on “Seeing Beyond” broadcast. Open Exchange Magazine - writing about creating healthy and rich relationships. Author of online videos and articles that deals with relationship and marriage issues
Insurance
Superbill provided
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
M.A., Counseling & Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies B.A., Psychology, San Francisco State University

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Anxiety
Assertiveness Training
Career Stress and Changes
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Couples
Divorce/Dissolution
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Men's Issues
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Religious/Spiritual Orientation
Self Esteem/Personal Growth

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Gestalt
Transpersonal Psychology
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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