Dawn Michael, MA, PhD, ACS, CSC, Counselor in Thousand Oaks
Dr. Dawn Michael focuses on treatment of sexuality-related issues among individuals and couples. Located in Thousand Oaks, CA. Dr. Michael provides counseling for sexually problematic issues, sexual health concerns and provides tools for creating better intimacy. She is an AASECT Certified Sexuality Counselor and Certified Clinical Sexologist providing treatment alternatives that do not involve labels, judgement or shame. You are assured a safe and relaxing environment to discuss all of your sexual concerns. She earned her B.A. degree in speech communication, M.A.degree in marriage family child therapy, and PhD in human sexuality.
She is a board member of American College of Sexologists, owner of The Sexual Health and Wellness Center in Thousand Oaks. She has helped individuals and couples with sexual issue for 19 years. She views each person as unique, designing a treatment plan that is right for them. .
Dr. Dawn Michael is a published author "My Husband Wont Have Sex With Me" and is a featured expert in popular magazines such as: PsychCentral, Woman's Health Magazine, Self, AskMen, Huffington Post, Fox Magazine, YourTango,, Café Mom, The Stir, Prevention, Bustle and She Knows.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Dawn Michael now - (805) 214-1661


  • School: Institute for advanced Studies in Human Sexuality
  • Year Graduated: 2014


  • Avg Cost (per session): $190 - $240
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: California Family Study Center/MA
  • Year graduated: 1994
  • Certificate: The American College of Sexologists/Certified Sexologist
  • Certificate Date: 2014
  • Certificate: aasect/Sexuality Counselor
  • Certificate Date: 2015


  • Sex Therapy
  • Relationship Issues
  • Marital and Premarital


  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus


  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Counseling-home assignments
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Last Modified: 29 Dec 2016
Dawn Michael, MA, PhD, ACS, CSC, Counselor in Thousand Oaks

Dawn Michael

Counselor, MA, PhD, ACS, CSC