Dr. Peter Oppermann, PHD

Dr. Peter Oppermann, PHD

Clinical Psychology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Peter Oppermann, PHD is a clinical psychologist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in clinical psychology and psychotherapy.

1460 Maria Ln

Walnut Creek, CA 94596

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  • Cigna

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Oppermann "For the past twenty-five years, I have provided time-limited and in-depth psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and groups. Within a compassionate, safe, and collaborative environment, I offer a blend of many different styles of psychotherapy. Above all, I want to help you understand the impact of your past relationships on those of the present in order to facilitate your passage through all major life transitions We will work to help you find the courage to make important changes in lifestyle, career, and relationships toward the goal of optimal personal growth. Through the removal of psychological barriers, I can help you let go of your fears, guilt, and suffering as well as communicate more effectively and avoid unhealthy relationships. I also provide evaluations, counseling, and education to the residents, family members, and staff of residential senior facilities on managing dementia, aggressive behavior, anxiety, depression, and caregiver burnout."
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2  Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychotherapy

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Oppermann does not have any board certifications listed.

9  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Behavior Modification
  • Couples Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Ucsc
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Berkeley Therapy Institute
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • The Tenderloin Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • San Leandro Community Counseling
    Other Education | Completed 1991
  • The Wright Institute
    Other Education | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • B.A. Psychology with Highest Honors, 06-25-1981
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oppermann's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oppermann to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Oppermann's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Oppermann is a skilled and compassionate clinician. He is patient and caring and I have benefited greatly from working with him. I highly recommend him. I'm 62 years old and have worked with many psychologists, and Dr. Oppermann is the best.
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Dr. Oppermann is a skilled, perceptive therapist who genuinely cares about his patients. He provides compassionate and insightful guidance as he opens the way to understanding and moving in a positive direction. He actively participates in the process, offering his perspective and concrete...more
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I recommend Dr. O to anyone who needs a little help in life! His style is very nurturing. He has a way of making you feel like you are normal even despite your situation in life at the the time. He looks at all the positive things in your life and helps you come up with a new way of doing things...more
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