Richard Garber, M.A., LMFT is a California Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He specializes in the assessment and treatment of PTSD. He works full-time at the Veterans Administration in Oakland where he provides psychotherapy to war zone veterans and veterans who have experienced sexual trauma. In addition to his work at the VA, he has a part-time private practice in Castro Valley, CA where he focuses on working with clients whose lives have been impacted by trauma, anxiety, stress and loss.
Richard received his Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology degree from the University of Santa Monica, and his Bachelor of Science degree from New York University. He has been providing psychotherapy services for over 15 years and has been licensed for over nine years. Richard is an EMDRIA Certified EMDR Clinician and an EMDRIA Consultant in Training, and is on the training staff of Sonoma Psychotherapy Training Institute. Sonoma PTI provides basic and advanced workshops on EMDR. Richard provides private practice psychotherapy and consultation services in Castro Valley, CA.