motivational interviewing trainer and healthy communications consultant
integrative psychiatry and addiction medicine private practice

low fee or free professional counseling resources
  • counseling centers (no psychiatric services), low fee & sliding scale
  • special counseling needs
    • peer support groupsadhd, bipolar, depression, dual diagnosis, domestic violence, etc.
    • chronic conditions support group, for highland hospital k6 adult medicine, tues 9:30-11 AM, 7 topics, provider gives yellow border to medical asst 
    • family paths: parents, families, individuals, group work
    • senior in-home counseling program, (510) 420-2475, in-home counseling and telephone follow-ups to homebound seniors 60 yo or older
    • kaiser free grief support group(510) 752-7757 (put in grief into search box)  open to the community. 8-sessions for partner/spouse only, parent/child only, and others. every wednesday, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm.
    • crisis support services groups,1-800-260-0094
      • grief support, women in transition over 55, creative communication for couples over 55, survivors of suicide, suicide attempters
    • parenting support: bannanas, warm line, (510) 658-7353, also free parenting classes, help with subsidized child care
    • victims of crimes counseling services, at family paths 1-800- 829-3777 
    • survivors international , (415) 437-3000, counseling for refugees and immigrants who have survived torture and/or war trauma
    • severely mentally ill
Sharone Abramowitz MD,
May 22, 2014, 12:52 PM
Sharone Abramowitz MD,
Sep 22, 2010, 9:43 PM