About Me

Ellen Dekker specializes in individual and couples therapy with a focus on trauma, somatic therapy and mindfulness practice. She is a fully certified Qigong Teacher through the Yuan Tze Centre in New Zealand. She maintains a private practice in Berkeley, CA.

With over 28 years experience as a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, she is currently providing psychotherapy to a broad spectrum of clients. She has a warm, interactive style and helps clients suffering from anxiety and stress, trauma and PTSD, relationship issues and life transitions.

In addition to being a psychotherapist and Qigong teacher, Ellen served as Treatment Coordinator for the Rape Crisis Center of West Contra Costa and now provides pro bono monthly clinical consultation to the staff at BAWAR, Bay Area Women Against Rape.