Claudia Forster, LMFT

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

About Me

I was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico. I have been living in the United States since 1985. I previously worked for Tuolumne County Behavioral Health (Kingsview) and I have been in private practice in Sonora since 2004. I am bilingual in Spanish and English.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from California State University Turlock. Master's Degree in Counseling from the University of San Francisco. I am an EMDR-certified therapist, an EMDRIA Approved Consultant, and an EMDR facilitator for training therapists. I am also an IATP-Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, CMHIMP-Certified in Mental Health Integrative Medicine, and JFK University Certified in Eating Disorders. I am also trained in Art and Play Therapy.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations


Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Addictions
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Immigrants
  • Seniors
  • Veterans/Military


  • English
  • Spanish


  • Does Not Accept Insurance

Out of network provider for all insurances