Sayun Scotton, LMFT

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

Education & Experience

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. Certified EMDR therapist, trained by Laurel Parnell, PhD Advanced Sensorimotor Psychotherapist, trained by Pat Ogden, PhD Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Therapist, trained by Sue Johnson, PhD Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT) Level I, trained by Stan Tatkin, PhD Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) with Trudy Goodman, PhD Analytic Somatic Therapy with psychoanalyst, trained by John Conger, PhD Tension and Trauma Releasing Exercises (TRE), Level I, trained by Jacy Sundlie Voice Dialogue Level I with J. Tamar Stone Pheonix Rising Yoga Therapy Level I Energy Medicine Yoga Certified Ananda Yoga Teacher

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

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

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management

Population Served

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


  • English