Sarah Liang, MFT

In-Home Teen and Family Coach

 

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  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #106660

  • M.A. Counseling Psychology with an Emphasis in Health Psychology from Santa Clara University

  • B.A. Psychology from Western Washington University

  • B.S. Kinesiology with an Emphasis in Pre-Healthcare Professions from Western Washington University

  • Trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, strength based, and systems approach to treatment

Experience: 

  • Therapist at Teen Therapy Center (2018-Present)

  • Community based therapist at Starlight Community Services for the Intensive Outpatient Program. Worked with children, teens, and families conducting assessments, formulating individualized treatment plans, providing therapy, supporting in crises, collaborating with psychiatrists/probation officers/social workers, and parent coaching for at risk individuals (2015 - 2018).

  • School based therapist for a middle school in East Side San Jose. Worked in collaboration with school staff and students, provided individual therapy sessions for students with anxiety and depressive disorders. (2014-2015)

Special Areas of Interest: 

  • Teens refusing therapy

  • Defiant and oppositional behaviors

  • Substance use disorders

  • Family conflict

  • Trauma

  • Anger management

  • Depression

  • Anxiety disorders

  • Sexuality (LGBTQI+)

  • Stress