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Lauren Cardoso, LMFT
I have a passion for working with individuals, couples, and families to help them navigate life's transitions and develop skills to thrive.

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Lauren Cardoso, LMFT

Location

Licensed In

CA

Approach

Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-i), Emotionally focused therapy (EFT), Exposure and response prevention therapy (ERP or EXRP), Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT)

Therapy Style

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) with experience working in community-based and outpatient mental health settings. I have a passion for working with individuals, couples, and families to help them navigate life's transitions and develop skills to thrive. I specialize in depression, anxiety, panic, and relationships. I have past experience working with young children, teens, and adults utilizing an integrated approach to tailor therapy to each person's unique needs and preferences.

Education

MA - Couples and Family Therapy, Alliant University San Diego (CSPP)

License Number and State

CA 108833

Pronouns

she/her

What are your interests outside of work?

I enjoy playing piano, reading, writing, being in nature, and board game nights with friends.

What is one thing you do daily that supports your mental and emotional well-being?

I go on walks with my family. I also take time to enjoy my coffee.

What book have you read more than once?

Mistborn by Brandon Sanderson is my most recent re-read. I love his writing! I can also quote The Very Hungry Caterpillar because my child enjoys re-reading it.

Favorite organization/non-profit?

The Environmental Defense Fund because our planet needs protecting.

How do you recharge?

I like to paint my nails, spend time with friends and family, and plan fun trips.

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