Lisa R. Yufit, Ph.D.

A Strong Education

You deserve a therapist who can work confidently with your concerns. Years of intense study and rigorous clinical training enable me to assess your situation carefully and choose an approach to therapy that's right for you.

  • Licensed Psychologist: State of Michigan
  • Ph.D., M.A.: The California School of Professional Psychology
  • M.A.: The University of Chicago
  • B.A.: The University of Michigan

A Breadth of Experience

As a therapist, it's my responsibility to find innovative ways to help my clients. Having had the opportunity to work with people of all ages in a variety of clinical settings, I am able to draw on those experiences in my daily practice.

  • Former Director: Child Psychology Training, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California
  • Former Psychologist: Edgewood Children's Center, San Francisco, California; Ann Martin Center, Piedmont, California
  • Psychology Fellow: Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California
  • Former Counselor: Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School of The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Sharing My Experience with Others

Through membership in professional organizations, and through my previous work as an instructor and supervisor, I can share valuable knowledge with my clients.

  • Member: American Psychological Association, Michigan Psychological Association
  • Former Instructor: Family Therapy Clinic, California Pacific Medical Center; California School of Professional Psychology
  • Former Supervisor: Family Therapy Clinic, California Pacific Medical Center and McAuley's Neuropsychiatric Institute, St. Mary's Hospital



Lisa R. Yufit, Ph.D.

Lisa R. Yufit, Ph.D.

Once you learn to understand and value your thoughts and feelings, in time you'll find that all your other relationships become richer and more fulfilling. I see my role as a guide to help you learn about yourself, to assist you as you develop better personal and professional relationships.