Compassionate therapy for Change

Resolve emotional issues and improve your mental health and sense of well-being, all in a supportive and safe space.

Dr. Sara Denman Psy.D.
Licensed Psychologist In Danville, California

As a licensed Psychologist, I provide compassionate therapy for change, transitioning clients from merely surviving to thriving by helping them identify and remove obstacles that prevent them from reaching their full potential. This is achieved by looking for people’s strengths and building upon those to overcome challenges.

Areas Of Expertise

My training has included several areas of specialty and I have done extensive additional education and training in order to add to my skill allowing me to work with people to address many challenges. A few of the most common issues that people have come into therapy for are listed below but that is not an exhaustive list of my specialties.

Featured Articles

How Normal is Anxiety?

It seems that everywhere we look there is a book, article, or talk show host talking about how to reduce stress and anxiety. One of the most common issues clients seek treatment for is anxiety.

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The Angst of the College Transition

Generally the first significant life decision we make is college. Although this is an exciting time, it is also an extremely stressful time. It is getting harder and harder to get into college and funding is becoming scarce.

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The Transition from Single to Married

One of the biggest life transitions is from being single or dating to either living with someone or marriage. This can be fun and exciting but there is often anxiety, turmoil and sometimes depression with it as well.

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Improving Self Esteem

Life is hard and most people are even harder on themselves. Self-esteem is something that always comes up, no matter what someone originally comes into therapy for. I have learned through the years that we all struggle with self-esteem and we all seem to think we are the only ones.

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Depression Treatment

Depression can be very tricky to treat because when someone is depressed doing anything can become overwhelming. Often people do not understand that they are depressed especially during times that are happy or joyful.

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