Dexter Young, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Dexter Young, LMFT

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Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
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Now accepting new clients for online sessions. Free 30 minute consultation.
22 years of experience in the SF Bay Area mental health community. Licensed therapist since 2006. Also previously worked as a social worker with UCSF.

Trained in EMDR, Trauma-informed therapy, DBT, EFT and basic IFS. Currently serving all residents of California via tele-therapy.
Let's identify how to help you manage your mental health better, develop tools for coping with anxiety, stress and relationship issues.
Will come up with a short-term treatment plan to help you connect with resources and support you already have and develop it more through the course of therapy.
Please ask me any questions about therapy, my approach and let me know how I can best help you. You got this and good that you are reaching out!

Specialties & Clinical Interests

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief & Loss
  • Highly Sensitive Persons (HSPs)
  • Internet/Social Media Addiction
  • LGBTQIA+
  • Race-Based Traumatic Stress (RBTS)
  • Relationships
  • Self-Esteem
  • Stress/Stress Management
  • Suicidality
  • Suicide Loss
  • Trauma & Ptsd

Therapy Types

  • Art Therapy
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Trauma-Informed Therapy

Community Specialties

  • Asian
  • Biracial
  • Immigrants
  • Lgbtqia+
  • Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander
  • Trauma Survivors

Faith Based Specialties

  • Buddhism

Fees & Insurance

Cost per Session
$150.00 - $250.00
Sliding Scale
Yes
Pay By
Check, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA), Paypal, Venmo, Zelle, Credit Card, American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Licenses & Certifications

Years in Practice
21
License(s)
License #
state
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
43160
California
Graduate School(s)
Degree
Year Graduated
California Institute of Integral Studies
Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology
2001