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Therapy in San Francisco, Northern California & the Bay Area

Get the healing you need to let your best self shine.

Helping children and mamas through difficult life situations, trauma, and the challenges of parenting – specializing in EMDR, CBT and play therapy.

AFTER SCHOOL, EVENINGS
& WEEKENDS AVAILABLE

Specializing in children
with trauma

In-person & Virtual
Appointments

It's ok to not be ok.

As moms, we want nothing more than to keep our children safe and raise them to be fulfilled and happy. When unexpected trauma occurs, it upsets the life we had envisioned for them, bringing fear, uncertainty, and other big emotions that no child should have to handle – and no parent could be prepared to handle.

We can’t change what happened, but we can walk with you and your child to make sure you aren’t navigating the process alone.

WE CREATE A SPACE FOR YOU AND YOUR CHILD TO HEAL

What Do You Struggle With?

As A Parent

  • Challenges related to childbirth and new parenthood
  • Feeling powerless in your situation
  • Frustration at the high expectation placed on mothers
  • Feeling like you can't balance everything
  • Perfectionism and feelings of inadequacy
  • The loss of your sense of self

As A Child

  • Parents who have gone through a divorce
  • The effects of abuse or neglect
  • Violence in the home or at school
  • Dealing with grief and loss
  • The effects of a traumatic accident or disaster
  • Overly anxious or worried
  • Behavioral issues at school or bullying

We help you navigate the effects of trauma, difficult life situations and the challenges of parenthood.

We help you navigate the effects of trauma, difficult life situations,
and the challenges of parenthood.

Spark All Wellness

Our Therapy Services

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Adult Therapy

We help adults struggling personally or professionally with challenges keeping them from living better.

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Child Therapy

We work with children & youth ages 5 to 17. Therapy may include play, art, mindfulness or Cognitive Behavioral Therapy techniques.

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Group Therapy

Group therapy is an excellent way for children and parents to connect and learn from others facing the same issues.

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Maternal Mental Health

We work with mamas to-be and mamas who are experiencing the struggles associated with motherhood.
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EMDR Therapy for Children

We use EMDR therapy to help children of all ages recover from trauma and other distressing life experiences.

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Trauma Therapy

We specialize in helping children and adults who have experienced trauma, PTSD, anxiety, depression, and panic disorders feel better.

Are you a mom who's child has experienced trauma and need help?

Trying to navigate sexual trauma, family trauma, child abuse or chronic illness can be overwhelming. We can help. At Spark All Wellness, we specialize in EMDR Trauma therapy for children.

Our Approach

How Our Therapy Works

We Get To Know You

We want to know how we can best support you. At the first appointment, we meet with you and your child separately or together to understand your situation, challenges and goals.

We Create A Plan

We determine the best therapy to use as a course of treatment, and equip you and your child with the tools you need to make progress outside of the therapy office.

We Support You

We keep communication open while protecting confidentiality so your child can feel safe to express themselves, while you have the comfort of knowing what progress is being made.

Therapy For Children & Mamas

We Are Spark All Wellness

At Spark All Wellness, we provide psychotherapy and counseling services for kids, mamas, and individuals living in Northern California, San Francisco & the Bay Area. Specializing in EMDR, CBT, and play therapy.
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Christine Mark-Griffin
Clinical Director

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified EMDR Therapist,
Approved EMDR Consultant With EMDRIA

Hi, I'm Christine

I am a mom of two and a therapist with a desire to help families get through some of the toughest experiences they could face.

If you have been struggling with a difficult life situation, managing your role as a parent or helping your child through a traumatic experience, I understand how lost you can feel. I made it my mission to help people get the healing they need – kids and adults alike – to let their best self shine.

At Spark All Wellness, our experienced therapists provide the compassion, tools and support you need to move past the experiences that are keeping you stuck and get back to living fully.

We believe you can heal.

Frequently Asked Questions

We offer in-person, virtual and hybrid (a combination of virtual & in-person) therapy sessions for mamas, children and their families. Our team will work with you to coordinate therapy sessions that will work best for you!
Clients typically have therapy 1x per week initially and gradually transition to therapy sessions every other week or monthly prior to graduating from therapy once they feel better and have met all of their therapy goals.

The level of participation in therapy will vary depending on your child’s needs. This may involve participating in a therapy or parent consultation session with your child’s therapist to discuss ways you can support your child at home.

Our therapists are trained in a variety of therapy modalities such as Cognitive Behavioral therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Play Therapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Solution Focused Therapy and more. Click here to learn more about our treatment approaches.

Spark All Wellness is now accepting Aetna’s PPO plans! We also accept FSA/HSA cards and can create a Superbill to submit to your insurance company, which may lead to reimbursement depending on your insurance plan.

Yes! Spark All Wellness offers a variety of therapy services for adults, mothers and parents who are struggling with trauma and other life challenges. Click here to learn more about the different mental health concerns we support.

Ready To Get Started?

Book A Free Consultation

If you’re looking to get started with us, book a free consultation. We will answer all your questions and book our first appointment.

Book An Appointment

Are you a returning client? Log into your portal to book an appointment. Questions? Send us a message.

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You’re Not Alone

Spark All Wellness

Get the healing you need to let your best self shine!

Have a few questions?

If you have questions about therapy, our services, or would like to get in touch, we’d love to hear from you! If you prefer, we welcome you to schedule a free consultation directly with one of our team members.