The Psychotherapist Association for
Gender & Sexual Diversity

Barton Shulman, LPCC, NCC

 

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First name
Barton
Last name
Shulman, LPCC, NCC
Organization
Barton Shulman, LPCC, NCC
 

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Background

Welcome
Many of us reach out when we feel the need for support, or help working through challenging times. Sometimes we face challenges we think are too difficult to manage alone. I believe in taking a strength-based, client-centered approach to psychotherapy, working with you to help you grow toward your best self. The familiar ways you have of dealing with life's complications may not be working; together we can work to identify new positive means of change.

I have trained in an integrative model of psychotherapy, and have experience with person-centered, CBT, narrative, existential/humanist therapies, and other methods. No two clients are alike, and I collaborate with my clients to plan customized therapy that works for each person.

I am a Gender Specialist as defined by Gaylesta, and work as part of a Gender Team of clinicians at UCSF. I regularly assist clients with issues related to gender identity and gender-confirming surgical options.
 

Main Office

Work phone
415-830-3440
Office #1: Address
1829 Market St, Suite 209
Office #1: City
San Francisco
Office #1: State
CA
Office #1: Zip
94102
Office hours
Tuesday mornings; Monday, Wednesday-Friday evenings.
Office directions
On Market Street at Pearl (between Guerrero and Valencia)
 

Demographic info (optional).

Gender designation
  • Male
Sexual orientation
  • Queer
  • Gay
  • LGBT
Ethnicity
  • White/Euro American
  • Jewish
 

Credentials (required)

Prof. degree
  • MA
Prof. degree concentration
  • Clinical Counseling
Year degree obtained
2014
Educational institution
California School of Professional Psychology
License type
  • LPCC
Year originally licensed
2017
License number
LPCC 4199
License expiration date
December 31, 2020
 

Background and practice info

Theoretical approaches to my work
  • Client Centered
  • Cognitive Behavioral
  • Feminist
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Narrative
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
Clinical techniques
  • ACT (Acceptance Commitment Therapy)
  • Art Therapy
  • CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy)
  • Gottman Couples Therapy
  • Guided Imagery
  • Relaxation Training
Clinical specializations
  • Addiction / Substance Use
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Bisexual Issues
  • Career / Vocation
  • Clergy / Former Clergy
  • Coming Out
  • Couples / Relationships
  • Depression
  • Gender Identity / Trans / Gender NC
  • Gender Specialist (as defined by Gaylesta)
  • Grief / Loss / Dying
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Mediation
  • Midlife Issues
  • Polyamory / Non-Monogamy
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Religious - Homosexual Conflict
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexuality
  • Size Acceptance / Body Image
  • Spirituality
Types of therapy
  • Brief (Time-Limited) Therapy
  • Counseling
  • Couples / Relationship / Marriage Therapy or Counseling
  • Individual Therapy
  • Long-Term Therapy
  • Therapy Groups
  • Workshops
Languages (used in therapy)
  • English
Client ages
  • Adults
  • Elders
Sliding scale
Yes
Insurance info
"Out-of-Network Provider" - I provide Super-bills for insurance policies that reimburse clients for out-of-network providers.
Available 24 hrs?
No