About Claudia Perez, Ph.D./RN

I am a clinical psychologist specializing in individual, group, and couples therapy. In my 25 years of practice, my focus has been on relationship issues, trauma, and life stage issues, in addition to general difficulties associated with depression and anxiety. I hold an advanced certification in EMDR. I work and teach at the MindTherapy Clinic in Corte Madera and have been Clinical Director at the A.P.P.L.E. Family Center, a Faculty Lecturer and postgraduate fellow at UCSF, and a supervisor at Haight Ashbury Psychological Services.  I have recently served as President of the Marin County Psychological Association for 2 years. I received my Graduate training at NYU and the California Graduate School of Marital and Family Therapy. I am also a Registered Nurse and strongly believe in the mind/body connection. I have a particular interest in health psychology and grief. I also work with Children of Holocaust Survivors.

I have created  “Talky2,” the world’s first relationship enhancement App..​


Individual or Couple Therapy

I charge $200.00 for a 55 minute session. I do have a sliding scale if your circumstances do not allow you to pay my full fee. I accept some insurances on a very limited basis. I have a 24 hour cancellation policy.

Please call 415.453.8567 for more information and a brief telephone consultation to discuss your concerns.

fee is $150 for a 50 minute psychotherapy session. However, I sometimes have “sliding scale” slots ssh eduled throughout the week, where the fee may be adjusted based on your incom

My Two Children's Books

"Love Me" and "The WilliNewbies"


“The WilliNewbies” explains and illustrates the feelings of fear and anxiety that many children experience, when their parents argue too much and for too long.  “Love Me” reminds parents to respect and honor their children, everyday and in every way, to love unconditionally and to see each child as unique and special regardless of what life throws your way.