Miss Amber D McKinney, LCSW

(She/Her)

Online Therapy

About Me

Amber McKinney practices clinical social work with experience in individual, family and group therapy. She’s trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Seeking Safety, Motivational Interviewing and more.Amber’s passion for the behavioral health field got put into play over 10 years ago, as a child counselor at residential group homes. Since then, she’s amassed experience working with individuals ages 4 to 65-years-old coping with a range of life circumstances including trauma, homelessness and more.

Education & Experience

San Diego State University

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

California Society for Clinical Social Work

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Gender Identity
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • LGBTQ+

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealth