Substance Abuse

The Clinic

Psychiatrists & Psychologists located in San Francisco, CA, San Jose, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Berkeley, CA, & Marin County, CA

Addiction to medications, drugs, tobacco, food and alcohol can negatively affect your health, ruin relationships and lower your quality of life. Smoking tobacco, excessive alcohol use and abuse of illicit substances can lead to serious health consequences increasing the risk of stroke, heart disease, cancer and bronchitis. Roughly 90% of lung cancer diagnoses have been linked to smoking. Cutting back or eliminating the use of addictive substances is not easy. Our team will support you in meeting your goals whether that be cutting back or quitting altogether.

Our Team May Suggest:

  • Daily monitoring
  • Cognitive therapy
  • Identifying triggers
  • Medication to suppress cravings and effects of substance(s)
  • Mood stabilization
  • Improve social support
  • Stress-relieving interventions
  • Behavioral modification
  • Problem solving
  • High-risk situations
  • Assertiveness training
  • Motivation enhancement
  • Relapse prevention
  • Chronic Disease Management

Let us help you break free of the unhealthy habits and addictions that are preventing you from living the life that you want. Contact us to schedule an appointment.

We Offer Remote Video and Telemedicine Services

(415) 843-1523

On June 11th, our current electronic health system will transition to a new and advanced system to better serve you: Athena. Prior to the transition date, you will be sent a registration link to create a new patient account in Athena. If you have any immediate questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact your therapist, or call our office to speak to a staff member.