Holly Seerley, MA, MFT

Holly Seerley, MA, MFT
Holly Seerley, MA, MFT 10 Millwood St., Office 6 Office 6 Mill Valley, CA 94941
About

Holly Seerley, MA, MFT

Parenting, intimacy, communication, self-regulation, AD/HD and learning differences, effects of childhood abuse in childhood, special education challenges, anxiety & depression, and sexuality are common reasons people work with me.

I'm a CHADD (AD/HD) Volunteer Teacher/Group Facilitator and Volunteer Clinical Supervisor for non-profits as well as a Board member at Star Academy, a school for students who learn differently.

Prior Experience: School Counselor (K-12); Director of Counseling: women's health organization; Trainer: couple/family therapy; Counselor: child sexual abuse treatment program; Trainer/Consultant for nonprofit & for-profit organizations; President: Association of Family Therapists of Northern California, 1990-92; President: Marin Child Abuse Council, 1992-94, Star Academy Board President 2011-2015.
Primary Specialty

Marriage & Family Therapist

Gender Female
Education University of California
Training MA, Counseling Psychology
Couples & family therapy, cognitive behavior therapy, psychodynamic therapy, narrative therapy, mindfulness & meditation, adoption, AD/HD, Asperger's, special education issues, learning differences, Aspergers, parenting and more.
Affiliations Association of Family Therapists of Northern California (AFTNC)
Bay Area Therapists Specializing in Adolescents (BATSA)
Children & Adults with AD/HD (CHADD)
Parents Education Network (PEN)
Learning Disabilities Association (LDA)
Parent to Parent Trainer for CHADD (AD/HD for parents)

Certification Marriage & Family Therapist
Services I help folks target their difficulties that are in the way of living the life that matters to them, identify and utilize personal strengths to support progress towards a balanced and satisfying life and more gracefully and confidently cope with what is. Examples: inner peace, outer competent assertiveness, satisfying relationships with loved ones, coworkers, community, learning how to better regulate emotion or attention, experimenting with new approaches to old problems.

Together, we collaborate towards health, tailored to your needs, guided by my experience, and adjusted within the feedback of therapy. In practice since 1979, I work with folks of all ages and w/most problems. My approach is collaborative and informed by your needs, challenges and strengths. I enjoy long-term depth psychotherapy as well as short-term problem solving therapy. I work with parents, couples, families and, of course, individuals.

I have extensive training, including interpersonal/object relations, systems theory, cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT, mindfulness/spiritual, hypnotherapy, psychoneurological/biochemical, AD/HD, attachment & narrative therapies.

If you are looking for a seasoned therapist with rich experience in working with a wide range of challenges, if you are looking to work with someone who has heard about or seen almost all of life's behaviors, sufferings and longings, if you want a therapist who will talk with you as well as listen, who will give you feedback and input as well as elicit your own knowledge, if you want a warm therapist who also will challenge you, then give me a call and let's get to work.
Additional Services ADHD, marriage, couples, parenting, adoption, relationships
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Recent Reviews
Holly's vast knowledge and understanding of learning disabilities, Autism, ADHD and chronic illness has been crucial to our family's ability to grow and cope with challenges. She is amazing!
I have found Holly to be an expert in her field, being able to help me better understand psychology, health, how the brain impacts mental health, and how to decrease judgement about mental health issues that come up in all areas of one's life. I am so grateful that Holly has shared her knowledge with me, as it's added to my knowledge and my ability to increase my well being through our work together. Thank you Holly for listening and understanding me, it's made a world of difference to me.
Recent Polls
Was this marriage and family therapist friendly?
Yes
Was this provider argumentative or easily angered?
Not at all, they were one of the kindest, most attentive individuals I've ever met
Did this provider seem up-to-date with the current advancements in their field?
Yes, they were informing me of new advancements that were extremely recent
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