Erica Spartos

Erica Spartos

Erica Spartos

Email Address

Phone 415-963-9642

License and Education

License Type Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

License Number 81057

Degrees M.A.

Phone 415-963-9642

Short Description I own a virtual private practice in San Francisco, with an emphasis on individuals, families, adolescents, and medical professionals. I am currently accepting new clients who reside anywhere in CA. My specialties include: anxiety, depression, ADHD, substance use and trauma. I work from the perspectives of: CBT, DBT, EMDR, psychodynamics, mindfulness, harm reduction and self-compassion. I offer: traditional talk therapy, in-person "walk and talk" therapy on the Western edge of San Francisco. I am also a Clinical Supervisor at the Center for Juvenile and Criminal Justice located in San Francisco. Please reach out if you'd like to know more about me or my practice!

Description I work with adults to help resolve issues associated with anxiety, depression, substance use/misuse, attachment, mood disorders, trauma, life transitions, and finding life's passion once again. I can help with: Increasing coping skills, Improving overall functioning and life satisfaction, Connecting you with the right level of care, Supporting you in resolving underlying issues driving substance use, exploring life transitions and reigniting your passion, increasing your interpersonal effectiveness in personal and professional & relationships. I welcome every sort of family with the goal of increasing understanding and balance, improving communication and exploring difficult dynamics and issues. I can help with: Exploring and coming to terms with the demands and challenges of new / expecting parenthood, Therapy with adolescents and parents, Learning how to reconnect with your life passion as your children mature and leave the home, Parenting Skills, Assertive Communication, Family therapy to open channels of communication that may have been lost or forgotten. I provide therapy to adolescents and children trying to find their way through difficult family dynamics, peer / school relationships, behavioral issues, low self worth/esteem, poor academic achievement, trauma, issues associated with coming out as GLBTQI, bullying or being bullied, anxiety, depression and substance use use. I can help with: Supporting adolescents and youth to find their voice, Collaboration with additional helpers and providers to maintain a continuum of care, Identifying positive, pleasurable activities to help increase self worth, Play therapy for young children to resolve anxiety, depression and trauma. Parent/child therapy to open channels of communication in a safe environment.

Office Location(s)

Office Location(s) - Other Location

Other Office Location Virtually

Address PO Box 320152

City San Francisco

State CA

Zip 94132

Phone 415-963-9642


Sliding Scale Yes

Fee Range $170-220

Credit Cards Accepted Yes

Areas of Specialization

Specializations Anxiety/Phobias, Depression, Dual Diagnosis, LGBTQI, Post-traumatic Stress, Substance Abuse

Client Types

Clients Individual Adults, Families, Adolescents

Clinical Orientation

Orientation Behavior Modification, Client Centered Therapy, Cognitive/Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, EMDR, Family Systems Therapy, Integrative/Eclectic, Play Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy

Other Orientation Eclectic


Insurance - Will provide superbill for PPO insurance

Therapy Groups Offered

Groups Support

Group Description I provide a support group for those health care workers on the forefront of the COVID crisis.

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