She/Her/HersAssociate Professional Clinical Counselor, APCC Practice: The Emerald Therapy Collective Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Dr. Lauren Flynn is a mental health counselor located in San Diego, CA. Dr. Flynn completed her masters degree at the University of San Diego and then furthered her studies at Georgia State University, earning her PhD. After completion of her doctorate degree she returned to San Diego and joined the Emerald Therapy Collective where she sees clients. She is also a professor at the University of San Diego.
Her clinical areas of expertise include trauma, addiction, and self-compassion. Dr. Flynn is a relational and client-centered clinician, and practices from a trauma informed lens. Whether you have a history of mental health treatment or are beginning your mental wellness journey, Dr. Flynn aims to meet you where you are. She provides tailored tools to help you achieve your goals. Her clients often enter therapy feeling disconnected from their lives and the people around them. By working together, she aids clients to improve the quality of their lives by engaging with life in more authentic and fulfilling ways.
Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping
Substance abuse - Reducing and preventing the negative impact of drug and alcohol use and addictions on physical, emotional, and relational health
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Lauren Flynn is not in-network with any insurances.
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