Cheryl Grant is a licensed Marriage, Family Therapist and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist. She has experience in sexual compulsivity and addictive disorders. Cheryl also works with individuals and couples on personal and relationship issues to restore equilibrium, relieving symptoms of anxiety and depression. Her collaborative, direct, no-nonsense approach has helped many clients deal with a variety of challenges.
She received her Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University - Los Angeles, and a Bachelors of Arts in Sociology from UCLA. Cheryl is a Level II EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing) clinician and has completed a 3-year program in Somatic Experiencing (Body-Focused Psychotherapy) from the Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute; both approaches are effective and widely used for treating the effects of trauma.
Cheryl is a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT) from the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP). She holds memberships in the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT), and the Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH).
In addition to private practice, Cheryl works as a Clinical Staff member in both residential and outpatient settings as part of a treatment team treating psychological disorders and trauma. She leads a weekly Grief and Loss Group at the residential center and has experience treating a large variety of symptoms and disorders. Cheryl brings over 20 years of practical knowledge to her work with clients.