Tricia J. Mlnarik, LMFT

Tricia J. Mlnarik, LMFT

1769 Park Avenue, Suite 210
San Jose, CA 95126
(408)207-5269
Contact by phone/e-mail

Not wheelchair accessible

CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: Marriage and Family Therapist Intensively Trained DBT Therapist

Board Certified: Yes – BBS

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Number of years treating patients with eating disorders: 2-5 years

Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 1-5

EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: DBT for emotion & behavior regulation, often including eating disordered behaviors

TREATMENT PHILOSOPHY:

ED behaviors are maintained by circumstances in an individual’s environment and/or the reinforcers/outcomes of the behavior. I work with clients to help them learn new behavioral skills to meet goals of eliminating ED and other dysregulated behaviors.

Yes, I believe it is possible to recover from an eating disorder. I define recovery as eliminating eating disordered behaviors (actions & thoughts).

LANGUAGES: English

POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Couples, Ethnic Minorities, Families, Females, Males, Seniors

CONDITIONS TREATED: Abuse, Affective Disorders, Binge Eating, Bulimia Nervosa, Co-Morbidity, Overeater

TREATMENT APPROACHESCognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient, Willing and experienced in working as part of a team

FEES: Cash, Credit Cards, Payment Plans, Personal Checks. If patient covered by “Provider out of the network” in a PPO patient needs to apply for reimbursement