Dr. Jeffrey Idelson, PSY.D

Dr. Jeffrey Idelson, PSY.D

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Dr. Jeffrey Idelson, PSY.D is a marriage & family therapist in Walnut Creek, CA. He specializes in marriage & family therapy, cognitive & behavioral psychology, and more.

1966 Tice Valley Blvd # 248

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Contact Information

(925) 938-7057

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  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Optimum HealthCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Value Options

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Idelson's conditions and procedures:

Adolescent Counseling
Anxiety Attack
Couples Therapy
Family Psychotherapy
Gender Dysphoria
Individual Therapy
Marital Counseling
Physical Abuse of Child
Psychotherapy Services
Rape Trauma Syndrome
Stress Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

I address and work to resolve past and current life concerns, traumas, and dysfunctions through cognitive therapy. I also work with gay/lesbian, PTSD, and bulimia and anorexia issues. I recently retired after 24 years teaching two psychology classes at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, CA.

Specialties

  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Individual Counseling
  • Women's Counseling

Education

  • 1972
    Calif State U
    Undergraduate School
    1972

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I did not want to see a therapist at first because I did not see how talking to someone was going to help what I was going through, but the experience was shockingly enjoyable. Dr. Jeff is one of the most open, understanding, and insightful people I have had the privileged of talking to over the...Read More
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Dr. Idelson is an excellent therapist who has enabled me to take charge of my life for the first time. He was able to shine a light on some family issues that have gone back multiple generations and has given me the tools to finally break the cycle with my own children. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Jeff is the best therapist out there. He listens very well and gives his honest opinion; he is not just sitting there and writing down things, he gives direct feedback. I have been a patient of him for four years now, and even when I moved to college he did over the phone therapy, which I...Read More
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Dr Idelson is very wise, caring and knowledgeable. He excels at seeing and cutting through confusion and identifying the key issues that need addressing. He's a skilled listener, very respectful, compassionate and will not waste your time. He connected with my teenage son who had very high walls...Read More
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Dr Idelson is far beyond and above a mft. I went to him for my kids and my own divorce. I visited another MFT to compare. I could tell the difference immediately. Dr. Idelson is wise, knowledgable, thoughtful, and good sense of humor. His 40 years of experiences made him an expert of life and...Read More
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