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Marian Thompson, LCSW

Marian Thompson, LCSW

Counselor: Adults, Couples

Marian enjoys working with individual adults and couples and focuses on a variety of issues, including anxiety, depression, life changes, sexuality, and relationship difficulties. She works from a strengths-based approach, using a mixture of counseling theories to fit the needs of each particular client, including mindfulness, somatic experiencing, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and psychodynamic approaches.

She has completed Level One of Gottman training for couples counseling and has advanced training in Somatic Experiencing® and Emotionally Focused Therapy. She has also completed her externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy, an evidence-based therapy for couples. She is sex-positive and strives to create a non-judgmental environment for clients of all orientations and lifestyles.

Areas of Specialty

Educational Background

University of Colorado at Boulder for my bachelors, Hunter College (CUNY) in New York City for my Master’s of Social Work

Why Therapy?

I was always the person that others turned to when they were upset. It was always a natural role for me in life and I never questioned it.

Professional Motivation

Hearing about people’s stories and journeys in life. Helping people achieve in their lives.


Hanging out with my daughters/family, travel, and healthy living.

Previous Occupations

I worked as a English second language teacher and as a sales assistant in publishing.

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Client Testimonials

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