Michael F. Thaden

Education & Experience

I have worked as a therapist in Sacramento and the surrounding neighborhoods of Carmichael, Citrus Heights, and Fair Oaks for over twenty years in a variety of school and residential treatment settings, and have maintained a private practice since 1997. I work with adolescents, adults, couples, and families impacted by grief/loss, trauma, domestic violence, sexual abuse, chemical/co-dependency, compulsive behavior, anger/impulse control problems, and life role transitions. EMDR DBT Trauma Therapy Hypnotherapy Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Art Therapy Internal Family Systems Education: B.A. Art History, Humboldt State University, 1983 M.S. Counselor Education, C.S.U.S., 1994 Marriage & Family Counseling / Art Therapy

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management

Population Served

  • Adults


  • English


  • Magellan Health

Magellan Behavioral Health