Ms. Lucia DeSoto

EMDR Certified Therapist

Education & Experience

Graduated from San Diego State Univ. in 972 with B.S. in Nursing. Graduated from University of San Diego with Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy in 1996. Served as Clinician and Supervisor at the San Diego Rescue Mission for 16 years. Was AAMFT Approved Supervisor while there. In Private Practice since December of 2014.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Leader and teacher in local church.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Seniors


  • English



Any Insurances who accept out-of network providers. Sliding Scale which is listed on Website