Tomiko Mackey, Therapist in California — Zencare
Tomiko D. Mackey

Tomiko D. Mackey

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Master of Social Work, MSW
California, Mississippi Accepting Online
Updated May 16, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Childhood trauma
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Shame

Professional statement

Tomiko D. Mackey is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, licensed in both California and Mississippi. She works with preteens, adolescents and adults. Many of Tomiko’s clients have life experiences that interfere with their ability to be their full, authentic self. Together, she and her clients, work to alleviate any self-defeating thoughts and ideas so that clients can see there is room for amazing growth.

Tomiko’s integrative approach to therapy is tailored to meet the unique and specific needs of each client. This therapeutic style helps clients explore core beliefs about themselves and facilitates growth towards inner strength and resilience. Tomiko creates space for clients to believe and trust in themselves. She helps clients recognize how they respond to internal and external stressors while they navigate feelings of anxiety, depression, and/or childhood wounds.

To assist clients on their healing journey, Tomiko uses evidence-based therapies and is focused on ensuring that her clients experience actual progress. As a trauma-informed clinician, she draws from her training in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TF-CBT), eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), and ego state therapy to effect the change clients desire. Tomiko is committed to making sure that new clients feel like an equal partner in their healing journey while she fosters an environment in which all clients feel safe and heard.

Tomiko is a seasoned telehealth clinician and offers convenient appointment hours that allow for schedule flexibility and work/life balance. Tomiko welcomes new clients to her online, telemental health practice.


Message to clients

Hello! Thank you for visiting my page. Choosing a mental health therapist can be a daunting task. How do you know if you and the therapist are a good fit? The therapeutic relationship is the most important part of therapy. So how do you choose? You can filter desired skill sets and characteristics such as gender, race, fees, experience, etc., but once you’ve done that, how do you know if you’re compatible?

Not only do I have specialized expertise, but I also have a true knack for building genuine connections and relationships! You’ve come this far; I’d love to hear from you. Visit my website to learn more about my practice, to schedule a free consultation appointment or to send me an email. With empathy, warmth, and positive self-regard, we will walk together on your healing path.

I look forward to connecting with you!


Specialties

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

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Childhood trauma - Learning how traumatic events in childhood can translate into adulthood; processing through difficult memories with the goal of moving past the experience and lingering symptoms

Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Recovering from the impact of long-term, repeated traumatic events, such as emotional abuse and neglect

Shame - Exploring how shame shows up in one’s life and the origins of this shame, especially in specific situations or environments; processing through this shame and developing an empowerment to feel less ashamed in daily life




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Tomiko Mackey 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: $150 (50min)

Location(s)

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 Closed
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Mississippi)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 24 years

Mackey Counseling Services, President / Mental Health Provider, 2021 - Present
Family Crisis Services of Northwest Mississippi, Inc., Clinical Director / Mental Health Provider, 1998 - 2021

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Certification, 2017
California State University, Long Beach, Master of Social Work, 1998


Licensure

California: 67571

Mississippi: C6335


Languages

English