Last updated: 3/4/2020

Carolyn Gerard, M.A., MFT (858) 756-8171
Last Updated: 3/4/2020
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"Helping Couples Restore Love in their Relationship"

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:

Focusing on:
Attachment Disorders Couple or Marital Issues Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Sexuality Issues Stress
Also serving:
Anxiety/Panic Disorders Depression Dissociative Disorders Grief/Loss Parenting Issues Phobias Postpartum Depression Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Disorders Sexual Orientation Spiritual/Religious Concerns Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Office and Contact Information
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Carolyn Gerard, Couples Therapist
1516 Front Street
San Diego, CA 92101
(858) 756-8171

Contact: Carolyn Gerard

Office Hours:
MonBy appointment
TueBy appointment
WedBy appointment
ThuBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 1 Day
Weekends: N/A

Access by Public Transportation
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Telephone Counseling


Years of Experience: 15

CA - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) [MFC 20719]

Credentials and Certifications:
Certified Facilitator in PREPARE/ENRICH
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
Postgraduate Certificate Trauma Treatment

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $125
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $150

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
One Hour per week for Military and Families
Prevention Programs

TRICARE Victims of Crime (CA)

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adults (26-59) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)

Specific populations:
Children of Divorce Interracial Families/Couples Military/Veterans
Biracial Cancer Patients Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Step Families Twins
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Humanistic Psychodynamic Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Other theoretical approaches:
Crisis Intervention Narrative Therapy Parent Guidance Psycho-Educational Relational Sex Therapy Somatic Experiencing
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Individual
Other methods:
Family Systems
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:

Multi-cultural experience:
Asian Italian
Professional Associations
International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT) National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Hold Me Tight, Support Group for Couples
Psycho-educational support group for couples. Based on the book "Hold Me Tight: 7 Conversations for a Lifetime of Love" by Sue Johnson.
Group Focus: Couple/Marital Issues
Life Transitions
Sexuality Issues
Group Status:
Group Type:
Member Age: Adults (26-59)
Seniors (60 +)
Member Gender:
Location: Downtown San Diego (by Little Italy)
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: (858) 756-8171
Meeting Time: Evening
Meeting Frequency: Every weeks on