Dr. Reasbeck's San Diego Therapy Practice
Sherry Reasbeck, Ph. D.
Dr. Sherry Reasbeck, PhD. is a leading San Diego cognitive behavioral therapist who has worked as a Licensed Marriage, Family and Child Therapist for the past 33 years. She specializes in Cognitive Therapy and is a Certified Affiliate with the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, an international organization certifying Cognitive Therapists. Dr. Reasbeck is a member of the San Diego Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Consortium. She is also a certified Yoga Teacher (RYT 200 and RYT 500) who combines Cognitive Therapy with Mindfulness - Based Practices. In addition, she uses hypnosis.
Dr. Reasbeck is a Certified Schema Therapist though the International Society of Schema Therapists, an international organization upholding standards and certification practices for schema therapists internationally. Dr. Reasbeck works with clients to change Schemas or core beliefs formed in childhood to help clients modify self-defeating patterns and make desired changes in their lives. Schema therapy combines specific experiential or emotional techniques along with cognitive behavioral techniques.
In her private practice, Dr. Reasbeck treats a wide variety of clients and is adept at working with different cultural perspectives, views, and practices.
Dr. Reasbeck's other therapy specialties include depression, anxiety disorders, and relationship issues. Dr. Reasbeck is a skilled San Diego couples therapist. She provides expert relationship counseling, and teaches couples how to be respectful with one another, express feelings, and make different choices. She uses CBT, Schema Therapy, Imago, and Gottman Method Couples Therapy in her couple's work.
Other areas of expertise with clients include goal setting, problem solving, motivation, and career questions.
Dr. Reasbeck has also worked extensively with different addictions, including alcohol, drug, eating-related, and smoking cessation.
Career Counseling In San Diego
Dr. Reasbeck has worked as a Career Counselor for over 30 years. As a highly successful career counselor, she helps clients find a meaningful career path. She utilizes her extensive background in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to help clients work through stuck points at any step in this process so they can find a career.
As a highly-trained career counselor, she helps clients identify their skills, potential industries, personality style, values, salary and wage requirements, and preferred working environments. She provides career testing if needed, and teaches clients how to research occupations and inform themselves about the labor market to choose a career path.
Dr. Reasbeck also works with various other facets of career exploration in her career counseling practice, including identifying educational avenues, employers, interview skills, tips on résumés and cover letters, and methods to contact employers.
Cognitive Therapy Training
In addition, Dr. Reasbeck is a certified cognitive behavioral therapist and CBT training expert who consults on complex cases and teaches cognitive therapy to other licensed mental health professionals. She presents training on cognitive therapy to marriage family therapists, licensed clinical social workers, licensed professional clinical counselors, licensed educational psychologists, nurses, and others who want to earn continuing education units. She has trained other therapists in cognitive behavioral techniques in hospitals, colleges, school districts, county departments, and other organizations – in San Diego and nationally. She has been a popular speaker on various cognitive behavioral issues at numerous professional conferences for other therapists as well as for career counselors.
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