Dr. Garrett’s therapy treatment modalities include:
- Individual Therapy for ages 17+
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Integrative Therapy
- Motivational Interviewing (MI)
- Strengths-Based Therapy
- Seeking Safety for trauma
- Existential Therapy
Approach to Therapy
As an integrative psychologist, Dr. Garrett draws from CBT and ACT approaches to support his client’s navigation through their presenting concerns. He approaches the relationships in a collaborative fashion, working with each client individually to determine what will best meet their specific needs, wants, and goals in therapy. At the heart of his work, he aims to deeply understand, support, and empower his clients.
Dr. Garrett provides individual and couples therapy through the Rowan Center for Behavioral Medicine. He brings both a variety of experiences and a passion for working with individuals struggling with mood disorders, trauma, life and identity related challenges, dual diagnosis, and members of the LGBTQ and kink and polyamorous/ethical non-monogamy communities.
Dr. Garrett received his bachelor’s from the University of California, Berkeley (UCB) and his doctoral in Clinical Psychology from the Wright Institute in Berkeley, California. Dr. Garrett completed his American Psychological Association (APA) accredited internship with the University of Missouri, Columbia. Additionally, Dr. Garrett received post-doctoral training through the Rowan Center for Behavioral Medicine, under the supervision of Dr. Narineh Hartoonian.
Dr. Garrett is licensed by the Board of Psychology in the state of California and his license number is PSY33489.