path into the woods

for the Body and Mind

Ann Clarkson MFT


Often the path of life can be difficult with many challenges that can seem overwhelming. Seeking professional assistance from a trained psychotherapist can be helpful in finding your way through difficult times to a more balanced, peaceful and satisfying life.

Choosing a psychotherapist

Choosing a psychotherapist you feel comfortable with is an important personal choice. Whether you are struggling with relationship difficulties, depression, anxiety, stress or the effects of traumatic events; often psychotherapy can help. Using a variety of therapeutic approaches I can work with you in a respectful, active and collaborative manner focusing on your individual needs and goals.

I am a psychotherapist licensed as a Marriage Family Therapist through the California State Board of Behavioral Sciences. I have over 17 years of clinical experience in the field of mental health. My office is located in Benicia CA where I work primarily with adults and couples. I am trained and certified in various therapeutic approaches including EMDR, Cognitive and Sensorimotor Psychotherapy.

I have experience addressing these issues: