Kristel Peterson

ASW

Kristel Peterson

ASW

Professions: Social Worker, Psychotherapist
License Status: I'm a therapist practicing under supervision. Supervisor: PhD, LCSW
Primary Credential: ASSOCIATE CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

Offices

1067 Market St
Suite 6005
San Francisco, California 94965

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My Approach to Helping

I believe that people have an inherent capacity to heal and learn new ways to navigate their lives, even when life feels stuck. I work with people who are experiencing a broad range of issues, including generalized anxiety, social anxiety, depression, stress, addiction, life transitions, and unresolved trauma. I strive to offer a safe container where you can explore at a pace that works for you. Through increased awareness, we can uncover our capacity to bravely open to the fullness of our experience and create change from a place of our own inherent wisdom and compassion.

My approach as a therapist is influenced by advanced training in body oriented (somatic) psychotherapy, mindfulness, cognitive behavioral therapy, transpersonal psychology and contemplative psychology. I have worked with people from diverse backgrounds in a variety of clinical settings for the past 7 years including work with Veterans & those living with complex trauma.

Therapy with me is collaborative & non-judgemental. Whatever you bring with you is welcome. It is important to find the right psychotherapist for you. Please reach out for an initial phone or in person consultation.

Services I Provide

  • Individual Therapy & Counseling

Ages I Work With

  • Adults
  • Elders

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Abuse / Abuse Survivor Issues
  • Addictions and Compulsions
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Bipolar
  • Body Image
  • Breakup
  • Chronic Illness / Disability
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Emptiness
  • Fear
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • HIV / AIDS
  • Identity Issues
  • Incest
  • LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) Issues
  • Military and Veterans Issues
  • Panic
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Self-Compassion
  • Sexual Assault / Abuse
  • Shame
  • Social Anxiety / Phobia
  • Women's Issues

Types of Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Anger Management
  • Body-Mind Psychotherapy
  • Breathwork
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Contemplative Psychotherapy
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Feminist Therapy
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
  • Mindfulness-Based Interventions
  • Psychodynamic
  • Sensorimotor Psychotherapy
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)

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