I am licensed in Arizona and California with 40 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, eating disorders, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.
Additional areas of focus: Aging and Geriatric Issues, Body Image, Cancer, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Communication Problems, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Divorce and Separation, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Mood Disorders, Postpartum Depression, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
CA LMFT 22099
AZ LMFT LMFT-15452
Patricia was helpful and comforting. She helped me put my thoughts into perspective and gave me confidence that I matter and to take care of myself.
Written on Nov 10, 2023 after therapy with Patricia for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes
Patricia has been great. She is prompt, professional, kind and gave me wonderful tools to work on the thoughts and believes weighing me down. Thank you Patricia.
Written on Oct 16, 2023 after therapy with Patricia for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, eating disorders, self esteem, and career difficulties
Patricia is a knowledgeable and caring therapist with your best in mind.
Written on Sep 28, 2023 after therapy with Patricia for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coaching