Carolyn Swearingen

San Francisco
+1 (415) 321-9171

I am a licensed psychologist and utilize Attachment-Focused EMDR to help individuals process underlying traumatic experiences to help facilitate healing from depression, anxiety, problematic relationship patterns, unresolved grief, and self-destructive behaviors. Helping clients improve their lives and restore their sense of well-being and fulfillment is my priority. My approach integrates EMDR, IFS and somatic work.

I am passionate about and trained in transformative therapies that are relational and trauma-informed in their approach. In my utilization of EMDR I place great value on the therapeutic relationship. I strive to create an atmosphere of safety and trust so that you can feel comfortable sharing and processing difficult life experiences in an accepting environment emphasizing understanding and support. ​My therapeutic style offers warmth, care and compassion, as well as feedback and ideas about areas of your life you are seeking to change or manage more successfully.

Additional Qualifications

In Practice Since 2007
EMDR Certified – EMDRIA

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