Cynthia Good, MS, LMHC, RH, PMH-C, IBCLC


About Me

Cynthia Good is a psychotherapist, EMDR Trained Clinician, ESTNA and ESTI Certified Ego State Therapy (EST) Therapist, registered hypnotherapist, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, and PMH-C Certified Perinatal Mental Health Professional. She is also ASCH Certified in Clinical Hypnosis. Among her specialties is working with individuals coping with challenges during their reproductive and parenting years, such as infertility; prenatal and postpartum depression and anxiety; loss, grief, and trauma; emotional challenges related to lactation; parenting children with special needs and medical challenges; parenting in a context of giftedness and neurodiversity; parenting in a context of adoption; healing from domestic violence and narcissistic abuse; and parenting while experiencing social injustice. She formerly served as Adjunct Professor in the Department of Midwifery at Bastyr University, where she taught counseling skills. In addition, she is an author, consultant, and internationally recognized speaker who provides psychology, equity/diversity/inclusion, lactation, and parenting-related training and education to health care providers, mental health care providers, organizations, and individuals. She is passionate about social justice, including providing support during psychotherapy to understand, counter, and heal the impact of intersecting systems of privilege/oppression on pregnancy, birth, parenting, and mental health. In addition to being a psychotherapist, she enjoys writing, gardening, hiking, and sharing life with her family.

Education & Experience

MS Clinical Psychology from Illinois State University; BS Electrical Engineering from University of Illinois

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Ego State Therapy North America Leadership Team

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military


  • English
  • Farsi


  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Kaiser Permanente

First Choice Health, Optum/UBH/Providence, Premera, Regence