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Psychologist in Berkeley, CA

Michael Mayer

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Stuck? Transformation Is Possible
Bodymind Healing Psychotherapy
With my 30 years of experience as a licensed psychologist (PSY 9561), with many books and professional articles written on healing and psychotherapy, I give you leading-edge methods tools from Eastern and Western traditions to help you deal with a wide range of psychological issues. My approach is integrative; and I adapt my approach to your unique needs. I have conveniently located offices in San Francisco, Berkeley and Contra Costa County.
Bio
Michael Mayer is a licensed psychologist, hypnotherapist, and Tai Chi teacher who specializes in giving his patients self-healing methods for health problems. Dr. Mayer presents his approach to bodymind healing at professional conferences, national/international workshops, universities, and hospitals. He is a co-founder of, and a practitioner at, The Health Medicine Center, a multi-disciplinary medical clinic practicing integrative health-care. The World Institute for Self-Healing gave him an award for outstanding research and contribution to the advancement of mind-body medicine. He is a fellow of the American Association for Integrative Medicine. Dr Mayer is the author of twenty publications on bodymind healing including five books, audiotapes on cancer and chronic disease, and articles on chronic pain and anxiety. He has three peer-reviewed articles on mind-body approaches to hypertension. His book, Bodymind Healing Psychotherapy (2007), has received endorsements from leaders in mind-body medicine, and a positive review from from the journal PsycCritiques. Michael's guiding image of "two streams becoming one" guides him as he joins East/West, mind/body and ancient/modern in his work.
Practice Areas
 Counseling / Therapy  Life Transitions
 Addiction / Drug Rehab  Loneliness
 Anger Management  Marriage & Family Therapy
 Anxiety and Panic  Marriage Counseling
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Men's Issues
 Body Image Issues  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Caregiver Issues  Online / Video / Teletherapy
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Chronic Illness  Relationship Issues
 Couples Therapy  Self Esteem Issues
 Depression  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Divorce  Stress Management
 Eating Disorders  Trauma and PTSD
 Grief and Loss  Women's Issues
 Hypnotherapy  Work and Career Issues
Certifications
 Doctoral Degree (Ph.D.)
Education/Training
Clinical Psychology, Saybrook Institute, l977. Doctoral Committee Chairman: Sam Keen, Ph. D.

Psychology, The New School for Social Research, Cum Laude, l971.

Traditional Chinese Health Arts, Certification, l991.
Memberships
Califorrnia State Psychological Association. Professional member

The American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, member.

Fellow of the American Association of Integrative Medicine, Springfield, Missouri, 2009

Diplomate from the College of Behavioral Health, American Association of Integrative Medicine, 2009.
Payments Accepted
Cash, check, PayPal,
Hours:9 am-7:30pm PM M-Th
License:PSY 9561
Location
2029 Durant Ave
BerkeleyCA 94704
Additional Location
2084 Union St
2029 Durant Ave., Berkeley, CA
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