Whitney Walker, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist/Clinical Therapist (LMFT107082)

ALUMNI OF: Argosy University
LANGUAGES: English
LOCATION: Los Altos mental health clinic , San Jose Mental Health Clinic
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For appointment, contact Steve (Admin Assistant)
at 6572462362 or Email at ww.admin@savantcare.com

Expertise

  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Substance Abuse
  • ADHD
  • Autism
  • Learning Differences
  • Relationship Problems

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Individual therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Solution Focused Therapy

Work experience

  • Client Care Manager – Children’s Health Council – Palo Alto, CA
  • Professional Therapist Writer – Reality Check – Los Gatos, CA
  • Clinician I, Community Transition Services (CTS) – Uplift Family Services – Campbell, CA
  • In-Home, Teen and Family Coach – In-Home, Teen and Family Coach – Uplift Family Services – Los Gatos, CA
  • Case Manager, Full Service Program (FSP) – Caminar for Mental Health – Fairfield, CA
  • School Counselor Trainee – Community Health Awareness Council – Mountain View, CA

Education

  • Bachelors of Science in Psychology – Tulane University – New Orleans, LA
  • Masters in Counseling Psychology – Argosy University – San Francisco, CA

In-Network Insurance

Healthnet
Tricare
AETNA
MHN
Anthem Blue Cross of California
Blue Shield of California (We are not in-network with Blue Shield Covered California)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Alignment Health
Humana
Cigna
Optum Behavioral Health

Whitney Walker is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with extensive experience working with adults, teens, and children of all ages. She holds an MA in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University and completed her BS degree in Psychology at Tulane University in New Orleans.

Whitney Walker has several years of experience providing therapy and crisis intervention for children, adolescents, and adults dealing with a broad range of issues including depression, stress, anxiety, substance abuse, and trauma. Whitney has a focus on Cognitive Behavioral and Solution Focused Therapy.

Whitney was born and raised in the Bay Area and enjoys spending time with her dog, exploring the gorgeous California Coastline, and listening to good live music. As a clinician, Whitney strives to provide thoughtful and authentic care for her clients, build genuine and collaborative connections, and produce optimal beneficial results.

MY BLOG POSTS

I Wish My Parents Would….
The relationship between a parent and their teen is complicated to say the least. Parents are the roommates we don’t get to choose yet are paired up with for the first 18 years of our lives. Granted, we don’t have much to say for the first few years and they do all the work, cleaning, and cooking so that’s a pretty good deal. However, as we get older and begin to grow… Read Full Post

Conflicted Friendships
It is often said that life is a balance of holding on and letting go. This is especially true when it comes to friendships established during the formative years. Lifelong friendships blossom while others run their course and ultimately wilt. It can be difficult to discern between the two, which will endure or be cut short, and to accept and understand the ebb and flow that occurs… Read Full Post

The Weekend Scene
The final bell rings on a Friday afternoon at LGHS and a collective sigh of relief and cheers of joy ring out through the halls. You’ve made it! After a long week of classes, homework, studying, and other responsibilities you’ve successfully arrived at the weekend, FREEDOM!!! It’s time to savor the next 58 hours of school-free life before coming back on Monday to do it all over again.… Read Full Post

Providers In Los Altos Mental Health Clinic

Dr. Vidushi Savant, MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Vidushi Savant, MD
Psychiatrist

Language: English, Hindi, Punjabi

Location: Los Altos Mental Health Clinic

Years in Practice: 6+

Dr. Emaya Anbalagan, MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Emaya Anbalagan, MD
Psychiatrist

Language: English, Tamil, Hindi

Location: Los Altos Mental Health Clinic

Years in Practice: 7+

Dr. Christopher Sorensen, MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Christopher Sorensen, MD
Psychiatrist

Language: English

Location: Los Altos Mental Health Clinic

Years in Practice: 8+

Dr. Anita Mukherjee, Ed.D. Therapist

Dr. Anita Mukherjee, Ed.D.
Therapist

Language: English, Hindi

Location: Los Altos Mental Health Clinic

Years in Practice: 13+