She/Her/HersLicensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT
10 minute telephone consultation accepted upon voicemail request for Monday appointments.
Ms. Gooden Gonzales is a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist in Sacramento, CA, have been a strong advocate for, and have helped hundreds of children, teenagers, adults, couples and families. Through her work and training, her patient's reported gaining self-awareness, an increase in their positive perceptions of themselves, and new strategies in breaking unhealthy cycles of the past that interfere with their ability to adequately function in the present.
Ms. Gooden Gonzales approach stem in the applied application of Strength-Based, Cognitive-Behavioral, Brief Supportive Therapy, and Integrative therapy for those who have experiences grief trauma, loss, life transitions, single mother strife's, communication and relationship issues. Ms. Gooden Gonzales works from the belief person is beyond enriching their lives, and obtaining their goals.
Ms. Gooden Gonzales understand that it is not uncommon for people to avoid taking on their obstacles to healing, but through her patient guidance, Ms. Gooden Gonzales has shown to have a great passion in being a part of the strength-based healing process. Ms. Gooden Gonzales' strength is in providing the necessary encouragement, education that creates positive change, and community resources to those who are struggling.
Ms. Gooden Gonzales's first priority in starting with a new patient is building a trusting rapport for the purposes of establishing safety, conjoint partnership in the therapeutic process, and heard. Please remember you've got this!!
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Women - Coping with stressor in being a single parent, focusing on self, and low self-esteem.
Kathryn Gooden Gonzales is not in-network with any insurances.
Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
I am currently accepting private pay only at this time. I also accept CashApp.
Years of Experience: 10 years
Kathryn Gooden Gonzales, LMFT, 2015 - Present
CommuniCare Health Center, LMFT, 2015 - 2017
EMQ FamiliesFirst, Clinician, 1997 - 2015
University of San Francisco, Master of Art Emphasis in Counseling Psychology, 2011
University of Southern Illinois Edwardsville, Bachelor of Art Psychology, 1996
Belleville Area College, Associate of Arts , 1992