Lauren Bock

MA, LMFT

Lauren Bock

MA, LMFT

Professions: Counselor, Marriage & Family Therapist
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: MFT - 112602
Billing and Insurance:

I do not work with insurance companies

Fees: $150 hour, free 10-minute phone consultation
Free Initial Consultation
Evening Availability

Offices

1738 Union Street
Suite 200
San Francisco, California 94123

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My Approach to Helping

I help my clients to open to and connect with their own inner wisdom and self-love. I try to help them to become aware of the holes in their wholeness, and work with them to heal parts they have disowned or forgotten about-- to find their way back to the true, unique, strong self. I hold my clients in an atmosphere of warmth, acceptance, and respect for all of who they are-- culturally, sexually, physically, spiritually, emotionally, intellectually. I have a good sense of humor, and I think it's just as important to laugh in therapy as it is to cry or feel any other emotion.

I embrace all kinds of diversity and I see all kinds of people in my practice. I'm a woman of color and I've lived in various places in the world in my former life as an ESL teacher (and native east coaster), so I bring a wide, deep and varied perspective to my work. Nature, mindfulness, practicality, imagination, creativity, and story are elements that I incorporate into therapy, as well as aspects of the usual suspects, such as Gestalt, object relations, psychodynamics, cognitive-behavioral, and transpersonal psychology.

More Info About My Practice

I am registered Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist 112602.
I'm a member of CAMFT (California Association of Marriage & Family Therapists).
Please visit my website (link below right) to learn more about me and how I practice therapy.

Specific Issue(s) I'm Skilled at Helping With

Diversity & issues of privilege, multicultural issues & relationships, women's issues, stress of modern life, life transitions and change, anxiety, depression, general angst, trying to get out of your own way, relationship & communication issues, grief (including about losing animal companions), creativity, spirituality, feeling overwhelmed, issues from childhoodfamily of originintergenerational trauma, recovering joy & self-love.

Services I Provide

  • Individual Therapy & Counseling
  • Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling

Ages I Work With

  • Adults
  • Elders

Languages

  • English

Groups I Work With

    I welcome and embrace diversity of all kinds.

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Anxiety
  • Creative Blocks
  • Depression
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Identity Issues
  • Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance
  • Multicultural Concerns
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Self-Care
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self-Love
  • Shame
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues

Types of Therapy

  • Integral Psychotherapy (IP)
  • Integration of different therapy models
  • Transpersonal Psychotherapy
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