Sayun Scotton, LMFT

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

Education & Experience

Certified IFS Therapist and Approved IFS Clinical Consultant; Certified Attachment-focused EMDR Therapist; Brainspotting (level 1); Sensorimotor Psychotherapist (level 2); Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (Core Skills); Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT level I); Certified Yoga Teacher. John F. Kennedy University, Counseling Psychology (Somatic Psychology concentration), M.A. Johns Hopkins University, Freeman Fellowship for one-year study in China University of Virginia, East Asian Studies, B.A.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

IFS Institute (IFSI) California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (ICEEFT) EMDR International Association (EMDRIA) Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Expats
  • First Responders
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors


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