Ellen  B  Klyce
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Ellen B Klyce


Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT
California Accepting Online
Russian Hill Accepting In-person
Updated March 4, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety

Professional statement

With guidance and therapeutic support Ellen will help you during times of change and with challenges in your life. She has over 20 years of experience working with parents, tech employees, corporate leaders, artists, students and newly out individuals. Her work is best described as collaborative, she sees the therapeutic relationship like walking side by side during this part of your journey.

Every person has a unique set of experiences that shape them. In the kaleidoscope of your life the therapeutic approach that best helps you may have to be discovered, Ellen will be your guide. Using blends of theories in sessions helps find the right fit for you.

Ellen specializes in CBT, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, proven to be effective in relieving depressive symptoms. Sessions with Ellen might help you with the use of identifying Jungian archetypes and or a safe place to heal and look deeper into your family of origin.

She is certified in EMDR for 15 years (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), this treatment is effective for grief, trauma, breakups, anxiety . Or when you are stuck, it can help you move away from unhealthy patterns of behavior and traumatic memories. It can also be effective in reviewing past relationships and experiences that still influence you today.

Ellen offers a free phone consultation to speak with you about whatever brings you into therapy at this time.

Message to clients

Did something happen that makes you seek a therapist at this time? Something that scared you, or something that makes you realize you are sad. Are the feelings there every morning when you wake up?

Let's talk about a way out of this situation together. The premise of therapy is that people can change and with help the path forward will lead to towards growth and contentment and better life.


Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)


Ellen Klyce is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $250 (55min)
  • Sliding scale: $210 - $250
  • Couples sessions: $250 (55min)
  • zoom session : $210 (45min)


Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10-6
  • Tue 9-6
  • Wed 10-6
  • Thu in person
  • Fri 11-3
  • Sat by appoinment
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Russian Hill practice
Chestnut and Leavenworth , San Francisco, California 94133
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon sorry no office hours today
  • Tue sorry no office hours today
  • Wed 9am-7pm
  • Thu 9am -7pm
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat sorry no office hours today
  • Sun sorry closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 22 years

Psychiatric Alternaives, Therpaist, 2022 - Present
Crisis Support Services , Supervisor , 2006 - 2009

John F Kennedy University, MA, 2001
University of Pennsylvania , BA, 1997


California: MFC43393