Carol Gould

Carol Gould

Carol Gould

Email Address

Phone 415-826-5435

License and Education

License Type Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

License Number 32364

Degrees M.S.

Phone 415-826-5435

Short Description Depth psychotherapy with adults and couples.

Description With warmth, humor, and a genuine desire to connect I provide a safe and welcoming space for individual adults and couples to explore and transform the obstacles that prevent them from feeling satisfaction and fulfillment in their relationships, work, and sense of self. I believe that the therapeutic relationship is where psychic change takes place, and therefore I am an active participant in the work. In my work with couples I strive to create an atmosphere of curiosity and empathy to help partners know and be known by each other. I provide concrete tools to help decrease reactivity, improve communication, and develop or strengthen the emotional bond between partners. My work is informed by self psychology, Relational psychoanalytic theory, Control Mastery theory, and Intersubjectivity Theory. I have been trained in John Gottman's Couples Therapy model and Emotionally Focused Therapy with couples.

Office Location(s)

Office Location(s) Noe Valley/Diamond Heights

Address 4148 24th Street

City San Francisco

State CA

Zip 94114

Phone 415-826-5435


Sliding Scale Yes

Fee Range $100-175

Credit Cards Accepted No

Areas of Specialization

Specializations Adult Children of Alcoholics/Codependency, Anxiety/Phobias, Couples Counseling, Depression, Relationships, Self-Esteem Issues

Client Types

Clients Individual Adults, Couples

Clinical Orientation

Orientation Control-Mastery Therapy, Intersubjective, Psychoanalytic Therapy, Self Psychology

Additional Languages Spoken

Additional Language


Insurance - Will provide superbill for PPO insurance

Therapy Groups Offered


Supervision (for Therapists)

Supervision Individual Supervision

Other I provide consultation for licensed clinicians and supervise trainees at the Pierce Street Counseling center (CIIS)

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