Wellness, Healing, & Support!
We do not need to do this alone.
BAY AREA RESOURCES
Rachel Kaplan (Berkeley, San Francisco)
Individuals & couples.
Niall Geoghehan (Berkeley)
Ben Ringler (Berkeley, San Francisco)
Specializing in Freudian Psychotherapy.
Specializing in sex, sexuality, developmental & incidental trauma.
Laurel Fine (remotely)
Sara Nicoletti (Berkeley) * EMDR
Individual, Relationship, & Sex Therapy
Jana Schustack - grief focused
Adults & couples all areas of relationships & sexuality, & an AASECT certified sex therapist.
EFT: Emotionally Couples (focused) Therapy
Alexis Lowenstein (Berkeley)
Lori Goldman (currently working remotely)
Specialties: women, girls, teenage and college-aged girls
Depression, Existential despair, Suicidal feelings and thoughts, Search for meaning, passion and purpose, Anxiety, attachment wounds and trauma.
I'm well versed in eating disorders and self-harm (cutting), and can support clients to get the wrap around help they need from a distance, however, it is important that their parents are involved and/or the client is highly motivated.
Gender Spectrum Focused
Ann Martin Center
Dr. Walter Sippe (also does therapy)
Specializes in anxiety, PTSD, complicated grief, developmental trauma, Somatic symptom disorder, & o-existing medical illness/chronic pain.
Dr. Michael Freeman (bi polar specialist)
Sexological Body Workers
Eric Rubin, North Point Chiropractic
Armene Lamson, Kenda Burke
Ashyanna Keli (Alameda)
Has a non-profit portion of her practice with a focus on victims of sexual assault.
Books on Living
John Kabat Zinn, Full Catastrophe Living
Russ Harris, The Reality Slap
Books on Death
Irving Yalom, Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death
Tibetan Book of the Dead
Stephen Jenkinson, Die Wise
Books on Trauma
Peter Levine, Waking the Tiger
Mark Epstien, The Trauma of Everyday Life
Books on Loss
Elizabeth Lesser, Broken Open
Martine Prechtel, The Smell of Rain on Dust
Stephen Levine, Unattended Sorror
Books on Attachment Issues
Sue Johnson, Hold Me Tight
Amir Levine, Attached
Stan Tatkin, Wired for Love
Books on Anxiety
Gabor Mate, When the body says no
Dr. Julie Holland, Moody Bitches
Louann Brizendine, The Female Brain
Books on Depression
Mark Williams, The mindful way through Depression
Allie Brosh, Hyperbole and a Half
Healing Feeling Shit Show (launching Feb 6th)
Where Shall we begin Esther Perel
Resources in LA
Robert Ashley MD
Resources in NYC
Michael Aaron, PHD
Top of his game. Sexologist & sex therapist. Incredibly skilled at what he does. Runs the AltSex Conference out of NYC. Wrote a book - Modern Sexuality.