Andrew Park, LMFT, CSAT, CMAT
Andy is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT# 90876) at Soul Restoration Project. His counseling expertise focuses on young adults and individuals. Andy is a compassionate, warm, and collaborative therapist employing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Experiential, Brainspotting, and EMDR-AIP models to bring lasting change for his clients. Andy is a 2nd generation Korean-American who was raised in Texas and South Korea and has since made home in San Diego and now Orange County. He understands the issues that can come from culturally-sensitive areas and strives to respect and honor the diverse backgrounds of his clients.
Education & Experience
His areas of focus include relational issues, depression and anxiety, men’s issues, self-esteem, sex and pornography addictions, LGBTQ+/sexuality issues, trauma, and Christian spirituality integration. Andy is also Certified in EMDR® Therapy (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing). He also is trained and certified in Brainspotting Therapy (BSP) in levels I, II, and III – a modality for trauma treatment developed from EMDR which employs mindfulness techniques to help with resolving trauma. He is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP). Andy employs the latest techniques and strategies to address and assist in helping people recover from trauma so that they can begin to “breathe again” and see life through different lenses than before. He is also a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT®) and Certified Multiple Addiction Therapist (CMAT) with a desire to help his clients break free from the effects of out-of-control sexual behaviors or pornography use. His clinical experience includes public and private sectors working with chronic homelessness, co-occurring disorders, adolescent eating disorders, and public high schools. Previous to his current work, he’s managed a program that collaborates with a local mental health court while supervising case managers. Currently he’s a primary therapist with a county collaborative court substance abuse program in Orange County as well as a clinician at Soul Restoration Project.
Professional & Volunteer Affiliations
Andy is affiliated with EMDRIA, CAMFT, IITAP, IATP, and Brainspotting.
- Anxiety/Panic Attacks
- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
- Sexual Abuse
- Somatic Issues
- Stress Management
- Traumatic Incident
- Sliding Scale