Joan A. Pezanoski, MFT

Joan A. Pezanoski, MFT

Professions: Counseling Psychology, Marriage & Family Therapy, Psychotherapy
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: Marriage and Family Therapist
Verified Credentials
1-800-651-8085 ext. 27193
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Office 1
4168 Piedmont Ave
Suite D
Oakland, California 94611
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With a strong belief in the uniqueness of each individual, I utilize various approaches towards affecting your desired change and facilitating healing. I am a warm, caring, "real person" with a compassionate and realistic approach to my work. I also have a good sense of humor that sometimes surfaces when appropriate to the situation.

As a seasoned therapist with over 20 years experience as a psychotherapist, I have extensive training in Family Systems, Psychodynamic Therapy, Couples Therapy, Hypnotherapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.

Email or Call Joan A. Pezanoski, MFT at 1-800-651-8085 ext. 27193

My Role as a Therapist

I consider it an honor and a privilege to be a partner in the facilitation of change and healing with each individual, family and couple that I work with. I have a "roll up my sleeves", solution-focused, individualized approach to my work. When appropriate, I utilize techniques such as Hypnotherapy and EMDR to expedite healing and affect your desired change.

Services I Provide

  • Individual Therapy & Counseling
  • Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling
  • Family Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Consultation
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Online Counseling / Phone Therapy
  • Other

Ages I Work With

  • Children
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Elders


  • English

Groups I Work With

    Trauma Survivors, LGBT, Couples, Families

Client Concerns Within Your Scope of Practice

  • Abuse / Abuse Survivor Issues
  • Addictions and Compulsions
  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Behaviorism
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Breakup
  • Career Choice
  • Child and/or Adolescent Issues
  • Codependency / Dependency
  • Communication Problems
  • Control Issues
  • Depression
  • Dissociation
  • Divorce / Divorce Adjustment
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Habits
  • Helplessness / Victimhood
  • Identity Issues
  • Individuation
  • LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) Issues
  • Panic
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Suicidal Ideation and Behavior

Types of Therapy

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy /REBT
  • Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing
  • Family Systems Therapy
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic Psychology
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Mindfulness Based Interventions
  • Psychodynamic

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