The Psychotherapist Association for
Gender & Sexual Diversity

Edwin Goei

 

Member profile details

First name
Edwin
Last name
Goei
Phone
415-656-8255
 

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Background

Welcome
Edwin consults with individuals, couples, and families to identify problems and find paths toward solutions. He uses a humanistic strength-based approach to explore barriers preventing clients from achieving their goals. Clients may bring in issues such as anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, substance abuse, identity, sexuality, interpersonal conflicts, or personal growth goals.

Edwin works within a multicultural perspective and affirms the unique perspective and history of each client. He has experience working with persons who differ from the mainstream in aspects such as ethnicity/race, sexual orientation, gender identity, ability, nationality, immigrant status, lifestyles, and beliefs. He graduated with a MS in Counseling from California State University, East Bay in 2014 after a career in the technology industry.
Additional thoughts
My parents immigrated to San Antonio when I was 4 and I moved to the Bay Area in 1985 after college. Now, I'm in my 50s and am a culturally mixed gay Chinese Indonesian American male who is embarking on a second career. In sessions, I speak English.
 

Main Office

Office #1: Address
3150 18th St.
Office #1: City
San Francisco
Office #1: State
CA
Office #1: Zip
94110
Office #1: Disability access?
Yes
 

Demographic info (optional).

Gender designation
  • Male
Sexual orientation
  • Queer
  • Gay
  • LGBT
Ethnicity
  • Chinese
  • Other Asian
 

Credentials (required)

Prof. degree
  • MS
Prof. degree concentration
  • Counseling
  • Marriage/Family Therapy
Year degree obtained
2014
Educational institution
California State University East Bay
License type
  • MFTI
Internship/Student ID #
IMF 82511
Supervisor's name
Laura Goodspeed
Supervisor's license number
MFC 49741
Supervisor's license exp. date
January 29, 2020
 

Background and practice info

Theoretical approaches to my work
  • Client Centered
  • Existential
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Relational
Languages (used in therapy)
  • English
 

Additional Offices

Office #2: Address
MRI Family Therapy Center
555 Middlefield Rd
Office #2: City
Palo Alto
Office #2: State
CA
Office #2: Zip
94301
Office #2: Disability access?
Yes