Donald Dufford, Psychologist in California

Donald Dufford, PhD, Director Anxiety Treatment Services

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We specialize in treating Anxiety Disorders and related issues.

ANXIETY RELIEF
Panic, Phobias, Stress, Worry, Insomnia, PTSD, OCD, Social Anxiety, Depression, Anger, Relationships, Work Issues. We take a personalized, empathetic, client-centered approach to help you achieve the life you want combining therapeutic modalities including CBT, DBT, IFS, ACT, Meditation, Mindfulness, EMDR, Hypnotherapy and ERP. Providing Individual Therapy Sessions, Group Support and Fieldwork/Home Visits.

Specialties & Clinical Interests

  • Anger Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Betrayal Trauma
  • Body Image
  • Career
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Divorce & Separation
  • Domestic Abuse/Violence
  • Family Conflict
  • Gaming
  • Grief & Loss
  • Hoarding
  • Law Enforcement/First Responders
  • Life Coaching
  • Men's Issues
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Neuropsychological Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Parenting & Parent-Child Relationships
  • Pet Loss
  • Phobias & Fears
  • Pre-Marital & Marital Issues
  • Relationships
  • School Performance
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress/Stress Management
  • Trauma & Ptsd
  • Women's Issues

Therapy Types

  • Acceptance And Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Trauma-Informed Therapy

Fees & Insurance

Cost per Session
$165.00 - $225.00
Sliding Scale
No
Pay By
Cash, Check, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA), Paypal, Venmo, Credit Card, Mastercard, Visa

Licenses & Certifications

Years in Practice
29
License(s)
License #
state
Psychologist
PSY13444
California
Professional Certification(s)
Organization
Date
Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapist
National Association of Forensic Counselors
1995
Doctoral Addictions Counselor
National Association of Forensic Counselors
1995
Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist
American Council of Hypnotist Examiners
1989
Professional Association(s)
Membership Type
Anxiety and Depression Association of America
Professional Member
California Psychological Association
Professional Member
EMDR International Association
Professional Member
International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation
Professional Member
Graduate School(s)
Degree
Year Graduated
Sierra University
PhD
1991
Cornell University
M.A.
1977