Life and Relationships Don’t Have to Be Stressful or Depressing
Our Silicon Valley therapists can help you create a more peaceful and meaningful life and have more loving relationships
You’re considered to be quite successful in many areas of your life.
Even though you know this is true, you don’t feel like you’re doing well at the moment.
You might be stressed and anxious.
The demands of your work and personal life feel like they’re just too much for you to handle right now.
You could be sliding into a depression.
Your relationship with your partner might be a struggle.
You’re distressed. You may feel burned out.
Perhaps You Haven’t Known Where to Turn
You’ve tried everything to try and rise above the negative state you’re in, but nothing has worked.
You’re smart, capable, and usually able to solve your problems, but trying to “fix” your emotional struggles just hasn’t worked.
If you’re Ready for a Better Life and More Fulfilling Relationships, You’ve Come to the Right Place…
Save Your Relationship
Overcome Your Problems and Deepen Your Bond with Your Partner
Couples therapy helps you resolve conflict and distance and build a stronger connection with your partner.
Strengthen your commitment to each other and create a relationship that is fulfilling and rewarding.
Create a More Fulfilling Life
Overcome Stress, Anxiety, Depression and Relationship Troubles
Individual therapy helps you overcome your struggles and create a more satisfying and meaningful life.
Your work life will be more fulfilling, and your relationships will be more satisfying.
Research-Backed Methods of Individual and Couples Therapy That Make it Possible to Have a Better Life and More Rewarding Relationships
Our evidence-based methods include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, and the Gottman Method of Couples Therapy. All of these techniques are successfully used the world over to help people have better lives.
What’s more, we understand what it’s like to work in a high-pressure environment while managing a personal and family life. We’ve been there!
We have the expertise, experience, and compassion that can help you create the kind of life you’re longing for.
We work with you to overcome the problems that you CAN control and develop greater acceptance for those that you CAN’T control.
Whether you’re looking for counseling for yourself or couples counseling for your relationship, we can help.
Managing work and a personal life is a delicate balance, that’s for sure.
It’s not always easy to achieve, but together we can find the solutions that will work for you and your unique situation.
Where there aren’t easy answers to your struggles, we’ll help you manage the stress and gain greater peace of mind.
You’ll feel more connected to yourself and more in alignment with your values and priorities.
Your relationship with your partner will improve. You’ll communicate better and feel more solid and secure with each other.
We Offer Counseling Sessions in Person or Via Video-conference.
Does your demanding work schedule or frequent travel make it challenging to come into our office?
If so, no problem.
Whether you’re an individual or a couple, we offer virtual video appointments that are just as effective as in-person sessions. Our goal is to help make your life as easy as it can be.
Regardless of how difficult life might feel right now – profound and lasting improvement is possible…
Contact us now to schedule a free 20-minute introductory phone call. You’ll speak with one of our therapists and discuss your needs and how we can help.
If we decide that we’re a good fit to work together, then we’ll schedule an appointment in our Palo Alto or Petaluma therapy office.
Ashley TaggartI received my Masters in Counseling Psychology from Santa Clara University in 2006. Before transitioning into a more authentic career path, I earned my undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering at the University of Colorado and worked in the financial and private wealth management sector.
Peter McClureI specialize in children, teens, and families, and welcome all ages. Clients who typically connect most easily with me include those who are struggling with sadness, worries, emotional swings, suicidality, stressful situations or events, social challenges, anger, or high-functioning autism (Asperger's).
New Patient Information
New Client Forms
If you are new, please feel free to fill out these intake forms before the first session. These forms can also be filled out during the first session.
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