Fred Peipman, PhD, Licensed psychologist
Mariella Lauriola, PhD, Psychological assistant
We are a vibrant psychology practice in Palo Alto and San Francisco, working to help individuals, couples, and families manage life's challenges and transitions, improve overall happiness, and undo mental and emotional stress.
We specialize in treating anxiety, depression, and relationship and family issues, as well as helping people move towards their valued goals with a coaching and positive psychology.
We offer psychotherapy, educational consulting, clinical hypnosis for behavioral changes, and coaching in an effective and direct, compassionate manner that helps you learn the skills and habits live according to your goals and values.
We have experience in:
Wilderness therapy and residential treatment
Working with families with a relative in treatment
Helping technology industry workers manage stress, employment dynamics, and career issues
Understanding life's transitions, challenges with anxiety and depression
Relationship and communication issues for couples
Dementia differential diagnosis
Geriatric and older adult psychotherapy and counseling
Sleep clinical assessment
Psychological support for people suffering from dementia and their relatives/caregivers