Cynthia Good, MS, LMHC, IBCLC


About Me

Cynthia Good is a psychotherapist and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. She serves as the Director of Perinatal Mental Health and Parent Support at Sandbox Therapy Group. Among her specialties is working with individuals and families coping with challenges during their reproductive and parenting years, such as 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; 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

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Spirituality
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

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


  • English
  • Farsi


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna

First Choice Health, Healthcare Management Administrators, Lifewise, Premera