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Kate McSpadden, JD, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, MFC 88894

Attorney at Law, State Bar No. 239156

Kate is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with broad expertise in various clinical settings which include private practice, elementary school-based, at a non-profit agency and in a primary care collaborative health setting. Kate has extensive experience working with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families, both individually and in groups. She uses a strength-based approach to help clients overcome issues such as anxiety, depression, ADD/ADHD and learning differences, work stress, sleep difficulties, PTSD, social-emotional and behavior issues, spiritual issues, grief and loss, fertility challenges and perinatal mood disorders such as postpartum depression and anxiety.

Kate brings a warmth and compassion as well as her many life experiences, including a previous career as an attorney, to her work as a psychotherapist. Former clients report that Kate is warm and compassionate, an excellent listener and problem-solver. Kate’s clinical approach is eclectic in nature, drawing heavily from solution-focused therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, Bowen family systems and attachment theory. Kate provides bilingual services for Spanish-speaking clients as well.

 
 
 
 I specialize in women's health issues, including fertility challenges and perinatal mood disorders such as postpartum depression and anxiety.  Please contact me about these often very sensitive and profoundly personal issues if they are of concern for you.

I specialize in women's health issues, including fertility challenges and perinatal mood disorders such as postpartum depression and anxiety.  Please contact me about these often very sensitive and profoundly personal issues if they are of concern for you.