Dr. Melanie Greenberg

Psychologist , PhD

(415) 367-3172
A former professor, I provide active, compassionate therapy informed by neuroscience of emotion & attachment. I use empathic questioning & proven intervention tools to help you overcome negative cycles of thoughts, behavior, and/or communication that create distress or limit relationship satisfaction and healthy living. Some tools I use are mindfulness & self-compassion exercises, mental imagery, EMDR reprocessing therapy for trauma, teaching emotional awareness, regulation, and expression skills, supporting healthy choices, transforming negative couples cycles, intimacy-building assignments, mind-body tools for calming stress). I support your growth with practical wisdom, skills-building, humor, emotional connection and uplifting focus.
My specialties: (1) Building Healthier Relationships (Individuals & Couples) (2) Anxiety, Depression, Panic Attacks (3) Stress & Life Transition, (4) Grief & Trauma (5) Health Psychology (emotional eating, pain, bulimia etc) (5) Children & Partners of Narcissists, Alcoholics etc. (6) Work/Life Balance & High Achievers (7) Learnng Mindfulness & Self-Compassion
Professor, PhD Psychology Program > 10 years. Writer for Psychology Today. Author of upcoming book on stress-resilient mindset (New Harbinger). Media expert. I offer both Cognitive-Behavioral and Mindfulness-Based therapies for adults and kids and Schema Therapy to heal fixed, negative patterns, self-sabotage, fear-based living etc.
Call or Email Dr. Melanie Greenberg for a free phone consultation now - (415) 367-3172

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: State University of New York at Stony Brook
  • Year Graduated: 1992
  • License No. and State: PSY22075 California

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $140 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans:

  • Cigna
  • I provide statements for submission to insurers if
  • You have out of network benefits.
  • Out of Network

Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit .

Location

Melanie Greenberg, PhD
33 Millwood Street #4
Mill ValleyCalifornia 94941
(415) 367-3172
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Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD

Issues:

  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Entitlement
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Obesity
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Weight Loss

Mental Health:

  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Issues:

  • Relocation, New Parents, Work/Life Balan

Client Focus

Age:

  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Categories:

  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation:

  • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Emotion-Focused Couples Therapy (EFT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused

Modality:

  • Individuals
  • Couples

Professional Connections

Dr. Anu Kotay, PhD

Dr. Anu Kotay, PhD

Psychologist
Colleague, known for 12 years

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Last Modified: 12 Dec 2014