Renée Rising Sun Peyton, LCSW

Preferred Name: Renee

About Me

Renée is a seasoned therapist with over 20 years experience helping helping individuals with anxiety, trauma, depression and stressful life transitions. She is licensed in both CA and TX and offers online therapy.

Education & Experience

Renée received her BA in Psychology from State of New York University at Albany and her Masters in Social Work (MSW) from University at Albany School of Social Welfare. In addition to EMDR, she also has intensive advanced training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. She has served as the Clinical Director Behavioral Health Clinics in Orange County before transitioning to private practice. She is a Board of Behavioral Sciences Approved Supervisor and enjoys supervising Social Work Interns and Marriage and Family Therapist Trainees as they gain their experience hours toward licensure.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

EMDR Professional Training (member)

Specialty Area

  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • First Responders


  • English


  • Sliding Scale