Addiction/Substance Abuse,Grief (Loss),PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder),Stress Management,Friend Issues,Professional (Career Issues),Depression,Romantic Partner Issues,Perinatal Mental Health (Pregnancy, Postpartum, Parenting)
Acceptance and Commitment (ACT),Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors,Cognitive Processing (CPT),Existential,Feminist,Interpersonal,Mindfulness-Based (MBCT),Compassion Focused,Dialectical (DBT),Emotionally Focused,Humanistic,Integrative,Motivational Interviewing,Narrative,Psychodynamic,Transpersonal,Attachment-based, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT),Internal Family Systems (IFS),Person-Centered,Trauma Focused,Strength-Based,Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
I am Ellen Case. I'm an experienced, effective licensed marriage and family therapist (MFT) with ten years of experience providing counseling in private practice and clinics to clients in need. I earned my BA in English from California State University, Sacramento and my first Masters in English and Creative Writing from Mills College in Oakland, CA. I earned my second Masters in Clinical Psychology from John F. Kennedy University in Concord, CA.I've worked in many different clinical settings ever since. I am a passionate and empathic therapist with strong counseling abilities and an understanding of interpersonal familial relationships.I have experience leading clients through recovery from trauma, depression, anxiety, loss and grief. Through clinical experience, compassion, and empathy I support and assist those willing to make a positive difference in their lives.I pride myself in providing a safe and supportive space, to work side by side to overcome traumas and barriers. I specialize in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical behavior Therapy andR Relational Psychodynamic Therapy.I am fully committed to listen and offer my best professional practices to help you.
I am dedicated, easy to talk to, caring, compassionate and collaborative. You can count on my empathic and person-centered approach towards every conversation we take part in. Thank you for taking the first step and for allowing me to be part of this very important journey.
I look forward to meeting you!
Degree: Master's in Clinical Psychology
Official University Name: John F. Kennedy University
Address:2020 Willow Pass Road, Concord, CA 94520
Degree:Master's in English/Creative Writing
Official College: Mills College
Address: 5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland CA 94611
Degree: BA in English with Honors
Official College: California State University, Sacramento
Address: 6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819