Katie Brooks

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Education & Experience

I am a Board Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and a Masters in Social Work. In addition, I am trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, EMDR, I am a certified Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapist, and I am an Advanced Trained Gottman Couples Therapist. I led a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Partial Hospitalization program treating adult and geriatric patients, I trained at the Eating Disorder Center of San Diego and I worked with the Department of Children and Family Services and the LAPD, stabilizing hectic environments and investigating child abuse. Due to this I have extensive experience in treating a myriad of diagnoses, trauma, and families in crisis. Currently, I am the founder and clinical director of Good Therapy San Diego in Encinitas and Sorrento Valley, I supervise and consult licensed and unlicensed therapists, and I have a full time practice.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


We can provide receipts to you to submit to your insurance provider for reimbursement.