Ryan Gardner, MBA, LCSW


EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

www.peninsulacounselingandconsulting.com Welcoming clients who reside in California, North Carolina, Colorado, Virginia, and Florida. In person services available to those in the San Francisco Bay Area, and video/telehealth options to those who reside elsewhere.

Education & Experience

Welcome! I have 15+ years of experience working as a mental health provider. BA (Psychology): UCLA MSW (Social Work with concentrations in Mental Health, Interpersonal Practice and Management): University of Michigan MBA: University of Massachusetts

Specialty Area

  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stress Management

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealth