Linda Fong

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Welcome to Wisdom of Mind and Body. Knowledge Speaks, but Wisdom Listens. “ I support your self-determination and reflect your strengths.

Clinical Social Worker in Berkeley, CA

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  • Individual
  • Couples

About My Clients

I specialize in helping clients with the following issues seeking support in therapy: - grief and loss - pet -related , ESA certification - illness -survivors of abuse - improve communication skills - Relationships - life transitions - aging related to human development - anxiety and depression including performance anxiety - trauma - confidence issues, imposter syndrome - life coaching to achieve your Best self- development - Womens issues - acculturation

My Background and Approach

I have 25 years of experience in social work, focused on community mental health. I hold a Bachelors degree in Human Development and Masters in Social Work. Because of my training in social work, as your therapist, my commitment to you is to support your self-determination, empower you and reflect your strengths. I will be your loudest cheerleader. I will keep you on your toes. I will listen with compassion and empathy. I utilize cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), EMDR, DBT, Gottman Method, inner child healing, Jungian, trauma-informed, somatic experiencing, neurolinguistic programming, Polyvagal theory, solution-focused therapy, mindfulness, guided visualization and art therapy. My approach is integrative of mind, body, and spirit, focused on integrating fields of neuroscience, psychology, mindfulness and compassion, strength based and person-centered with cultural humility. I like to teach clients how to master their emotions through neuroscience and rewire their brains.

My Personal Beliefs and Interests

My personal style is steeped in my practice of compassion, wisdom, and JOY. I have extensive and rigorous training in mindfulness meditation practices from India and the East. My Indian name Ananda means “Bliss”. I specialize in guiding clients in living with joy, mindfulness, and a clear calm centered presence. I coach people to align with ease, grace and flowing abundance to intentionally create the life of their dreams through the alchemy of Laughter and Play and JOY! My work is about teaching you to take Emotional Responsibility for your own Emotional Freedom. So you can Be in JOY and live the life of your dreams, and self-ACTUALIZE your highest Potential. I promise to support your self-determination and empower you. I will reflect your strengths and help you soar to your Best Self. I will be your loudest cheerleader. I will keep you on your toes and I will listen with compassion and empathy.

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Out of Network
  • Aetna
  • Beacon
  • Blue Cross of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Kaiser
  • Anthem
  • Humana
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Wellfleet
  • Victims of Crime (CalVCB)
  • Lyra Health
I offer online counseling in the following states:
I have experience with the following
  • Atheism
  • Buddhism
  • Christianity
  • Hinduism
  • Jainism
  • Sikhism
  • Taoism
  • Wicca/Paganism
  • Interfaith
  • Multifaith

At A Glance

  • Experience: 5 years of practice
  • Languages: 中文 (广东话), Hindi
  • Rate: $115 - 150/session

Info

510-926-6812 Email Linda
2519 Milvia St.
Berkeley, CA 94704
FiDi
San Francisco, CA 94105

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