Shani Robins, Ph.D.
|Professions: Clinical Social Work, Coaching|
|License Status: I'm a licensed professional.|
|Primary Credential: Psychologist - 18795|
|Secondary Credential: Psychologist - PSY18795|
Billing and Insurance
I don't currently accept insurance, but I can provide documentation if clients wish to submit to an insurance company for "out of network" benefit coverage
Fees: I have been a licensed psychologist for over 15 years but have kept my fee at $200/session.
For those with financial hardship I have a sliding scale.
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Greetings! By seeking out a therapist you've already taken a big step in addressing the challenges you're facing, rather than avoiding those challenges. Life can be complicated and difficult! We're all in the same boat trying to gain skills in order to better navigate life's challenges more affectively and also embrace life's opportunities with greater happiness and satisfaction.
My approach to well being is to help my clients develop the most current psychological skills that have proven successful in psychological science in achieving happiness, life satisfaction, and positive relationships. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, Emotional Intelligence, Gratitude, Empathy, and Humility practices are among the more useful of those.
I believe every individual can develop these skills and gain the ability to develop a happy life and to find ways to contribute with work and in relationships and friendships. I take a pragmatic, practical approach that usually takes only several months, at which point, the client achieves a skill set that provides independence. I also provide opportunities for booster sessions down the line as new life challenges emerge.
I look forward to working with you and helping you facilitate your next positive life stage!
- Dr. Shani Robins
Email or Call Shani Robins, Ph.D. at 1-800-651-8085 ext. 34036
My View on the Purpose of Psychotherapy
Psychotherapy is a focused way to develop the skills needed to cope well with life's challenges and pursue options that lead to greater life satisfaction and happiness...and to achieve that sooner rather than later!
I'm a big fan of what works so have taken half a dozen practices and techniques that have proven themselves successful over decades, and continue to add cutting edge techniques from psychological science. Teaching at Stanford University provides me with frequent opportunities to be aware of and add the most current and successful methods.
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Services I Provide
- Clinical Supervision
- Family Therapy
- Group Therapy
- Individual Therapy & Counseling
- Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling
- Online Counseling / Phone Therapy
Ages I Work With
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