Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
(650) 570-7273 Ext: 008
Certified EMDR Therapist
M.S. Clinical Psychology, San Francisco State University
B.A. Psychology, San Francisco State University
AREAS OF FOCUS:
Grief and Loss
Miriam is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She earned her M.S. in Clinical Psychology from San Francisco State University. Since 2009, she has been working with a diverse population of children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. Her clinical areas of focus include mood disorders, anxiety disorders, stress related disorders, physical and emotional trauma, grief and loss, life transition, personal growth, interpersonal relationship, abuse, amongst others. Miriam is also a certified therapist in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), an evidence-based treatment that enables people to recover from PTSD, anxiety, trauma, depression, panic disorders and other distressing life experiences. She uses a warm and non-judgmental approach to work collaboratively with clients, in a confidential space. She provides a safe and supportive environment, in which clients can identify their core issues and explore destructive patterns of thoughts and behaviors that keep them from finding meaning and enjoyment in life.
Miriam is a member of California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) and is fluent in Portuguese.