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Angela Porter, LMFT, CATC

Primary Therapist

Angela is an addiction treatment specialist, and somatic therapist specializing in group practice, and work with other therapists. Trained in Gestalt, body-centered, and Somatic Therapy at Esalen Institute, and Counseling Psychology at Berkeley’s Wright Institute, facilitating the connection between body and mind is central to her psychotherapy work. Formerly a program director at the New Bridge Foundation’s residential substance abuse treatment program in Berkeley CA, Angela incorporated the somatic practice of Breema and body centered meditation into her treatment curriculum with great benefit to her clients. Currently she is a group facilitator at Bayside Marin’s substance abuse treatment program in San Rafael, maintains a private therapy practice, and  travels internationally teaching Breema workshops for therapists, MDs, nurses, midwives, teachers, and other healing professionals. She has worked in the field of recovery since 1991.

 

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I really enjoyed my stay and treatment here. I felt safe to practice new coping skills and had the time and the ability to reflect on my emotions, triggers, and old behavior patterns.

– Anonymous Client
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