Psychologist SF | San Francisco Psychologist | Laura B. Kasper Ph.D.
San Francisco (SF) psychologist Dr. Laura Kasper provides individual psychotherapy, couples counseling, marriage counseling in the SoMa/Financial District of San Francisco (SF). Her psychologist psychotherapy office is located in the Hobart Building 582 Market St. Suite 716 San Francisco, CA 94104.
I am psychologist and have been practicing psychotherapy for over 15 years. I have experience working with a diverse group of clients with respect to presenting concerns, gender, sexual orientation, and race/ethnicity.
Regardless of their background, the majority of my clients are highly intelligent and accomplished people who are interested in taking their personal and professional relationships to the next level, starting with themselves. My therapeutic approach blends my first-hand experience of the high-performing professional workplace with buddhist psychology and tools to offer support that is unrelentingly compassionate, direct, and powerful.
I have particular research and clinical expertise in authenticity with one's self and in relationships, interpersonal communication, and issues of sexual orientation, gender, and sexuality. My services include individual, couples, and group psychotherapy. I also do video counseling sessions with individuals and couples in CA, DC and VA, the places where I am licensed.
TEACHING AND CONSULTING
I am currently Adjunct Clinical Assistant Faculty at the Stanford University School of Medicine. I have been an Adjunct Faculty member at the University of California San Francisco, and The George Washington University. Prior to becoming a psychologist, I was a manager at Accenture in the heath care industry.
I earned my master’s and doctoral degrees from the University of Maryland’s Counseling Psychology program. I completed my internship and post-doctoral training, and was a Staff Psychologist at the The George Washington University Counseling Center for several years before starting my private practice.
I have been practicing Vipassana meditation for over ten years. I’ve spent seventy-five days on silent meditation retreats in that time, and have a mindfulness orientation to my work.
I am a member of the American Group Psychotherapy Association and the Northern California Group Psychotherapy Society, and the Northern California Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology. I am licensed and insured in California (PSY28532), Washington D.C. (PSY1000362) and Virginia (PSY0810004715).