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Mia Sarno, PsyD
I am a queer-affirming therapist and especially welcome LGBTQ+ clients, as well as clients from other diverse backgrounds and unique life experiences.

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Mia Sarno, PsyD

Location

Licensed In

CA

Approach

Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Cognitive processing therapy (CPT), Harm reduction, Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT), Prolonged exposure (PE), Solution-focused, Strengths-based, Relational

Therapy Style

The majority of my clinical experience is with health concerns of trauma, grief, depression, anxiety, chronic pain and chronic illness. As a queer person myself, I am a queer-affirming therapist and especially welcome LGBTQ+ clients, as well as clients from other diverse backgrounds and unique life experiences. The core of my work is always humanistic/client-centered, and my interventions include mindfulness, self-compassion, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Education

PsyD - Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology

License Number and State

CA 33265

Pronouns

she/they

Why did you become a mental health professional?

Life is hard, and we need each other. It is personally meaningful to me to be a source of support for others along their journeys.

What are your interests outside of work?

In my free time, I enjoy sunshine, live music, cooking, art, and fashion.

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

Soak in some good music.

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