Sheila Traviss, MA, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Pasadena
If you find yourself repeating patterns that you just can't seem to break, feel stuck, or unable to find meaning in your life, I'd like to help. The therapeutic relationship can be a powerful source of healing, change and liberation in your life. I offer compassion and authenticity and believe that healing, and change are possible for all people. I am committed to discovering what is best for you and offer guidance through the darkest moments. Together we can unravel what keeps you in grief, depression, fear or anxiety.
I am dedicated to helping you access those parts of your self that long for development. If you think I might be helpful for you, please call or email to set up a free half hour consultation.
Call or Email Sheila Traviss for a free phone consultation now - (323) 282-7354


  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • School: Antioch College, Iowa State University
  • License No. and State: MFC 52292 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $170
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Out of Network

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Psychoanalytic Center of California
  • Certificate Date: 2014
  • Certificate: Jung Institute of California
  • Certificate Date: 2014

Sheila Traviss's Groups

Women's Process Group

This is a psychodynamic process group. Group members will grow in their awareness of themselves and others as they learn to relate to each other in deeper and more meaningful ways. Issues of trust, vulnerability, anxiety, anger and grief will be explored and worked on.

More about this group


  • Depression
  • Gay
  • Self Esteem


  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Other Racial or Ethnic Background


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


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

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Imago
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Psychodynamic


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Last Modified: 22 Nov 2016
Sheila Traviss, MA, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Pasadena

Sheila Traviss

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT