Find a Therapist at NetworkTherapy.com

Find a Local Therapist for In-Person or Telehealth Therapy

Highlights
  for Consumers
Find a Therapist
Find a Telehealth Therapist
Find a Treatment Center
About Therapy
Research a Condition
Research a Medication
Support Groups
National Hotlines
Featured Articles
What's New
  for Providers
List Your Practice
List Your Treatment Center
Custom Web Design
Publish an Article
Webmail
My Account

Therapist Profile

... » Find a Therapist » California » San Francisco Therapists » Therapist Profile

James Norwood, PsyD

Office: Free Association Inc.
2196 Union St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
Phone: View phone number for James Norwood, PsyD View phone number
Email: Send email to James Norwood, PsyD Send email
Website: jamesnorwoodpsyd.com
freeassociation.us
Profession: Psychologist
Services: Psychotherapy/Counseling
Session Formats: Individual
Couples
Family
Group
Practice Description: We lead lives that are often difficult in ways no one ever prepared us for. Indeed, there is probably no way to prepare for a life that comes with as much frustration as it does joy, as much disappointment as excitement, and as much loss as it does love. How do we deal with the pain that invariably attends so much of our experience? For most of us, the truth is, we don't know. So, we make due with distractions, ambitions, obsessions, and addictions, but the answer no one likes to hear is that the only way is never around painful experiences, but through them. Friendship is a means by which one can endure hardship and discover fruitful ways through pain. But, what if you have experiences that you struggle to articulate? What if you can't bring yourself to confide in your friends or feel that you have no one to confide in? Or, what if the problems you struggle with are unclear and confusing to you and your friends? It is often in these cases that therapy becomes a godsend.

However, it's not easy to find a good therapist, someone you can count on to listen with care and who knows what they are talking about. Nonetheless, I strive to be such a person to my patients, someone who does his job well yet is personable enough to be an easy confidant. If you have questions about my approach, it is probably best to contact me and we can discuss your needs from there.
Practice Specialties or Interests:

(Strengths are
in bold text)
Relationship Issues
Existential concerns
Psychotic process
Addictions
ADHD
Adjustment Disorder
Anxiety
Asperger's Syndrome
Autism
Bipolar Disorder
Crisis/Trauma
Depression
Dissociative Disorders
Grief/Loss
LGBTQ Issues
Life Transitions
Men's Issues
OCD
Schizophrenia
Self-Harm
Sleep Disorders
Spirituality
Stress Management
Feelings of guilt
Age Specialties: Adults
Elders
Treatment Approaches: Existential/Humanistic
Psychoanalytic Therapy
Psychodynamic Therapy
Existential Psychoanalytic
Additional Demographic Expertise: African American
Asian American
Buddhist
Christian
Hindu
Hispanic/Latino American
Jewish
Latter-day Saints/Mormon
LGBTQ+
Middle Eastern
Military/Veterans
Muslim
Native American
Pacific Islander
People with Disabilities
Women/Feminist
Education: PsyD in Clinical Psychology
California Institute of Integral Studies, 2020

B.A. In Communication Studies: Rhetoric and Social Change
California State University of Los Angeles, 2012
License #: 33379
Licensed In: California
Professional Affiliations:
New School of Existential Psychoanalysis
Free Association Inc.
Fee Schedule: 200/50-minute session
Accepted Insurance: out of network reimbursement only
Insurance and Billing Instructions: No insurance taken, but can provide superbills for out of network reimbursement
Office Hours: 10am-6pm
Driving Directions: On the corner of Union St. and Filmore St.

View Map for James Norwood, PsyD View map
 
James Norwood, PsyD, Psychologist in San Francisco
 Helpful Links
Contact This Therapist
View Map of Location
Email This Profile to a Friend
Print This Profile
License Verification
Credential Abbreviations
 Additional Information
In Practice Since:  2014
Gender:  Male
Accepting New Clients:  Yes
Sliding Fee Scale:  No
Prescribe Medication:  No
Wheelchair Accessible:  No
Public Transportation:  Yes
Return to San Francisco Therapists   •   New Therapist Search
Last Modified: 1/23/2023  

Home  |  Provider Directory  |  Mental Health Library  |  Resource Center  |  For Providers
Find a Therapist  |  Find a Treatment Center  |  List Your Practice  |  List Your Treatment Center
About Us  |  Contact Us  |  User Agreement  |  Privacy Policy  |  Site Map
This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here. The information provided on this site is for educational or informational purposes only and should not be treated as medical or behavioral health care advice. The information is not intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment or as a substitute for consultation with a qualified health care provider. Please consult your health care provider if you have any questions or concerns about your health.
James Norwood, PsyD - Psychologist in San Francisco, CA
© 2023 NetworkTherapy.com, Inc. All rights reserved.
Welcome Guestbook What's New Site Map Find a Therapist Find a Treatment Center About Therapy Frequently Asked Questions Disorders & Conditions Medications Treatment Approaches Featured Articles News Archive Mental Health Dictionary Support Groups National Hotlines Mental Health Books Related Web Sites For Providers Provider Login Back to Top of Profile of James Norwood, PsyD