Karla Amanda Brown


Karla Amanda Brown

LMFT 103907


Office Location

3705 Haven Ave
Menlo Park CA 94025
United States of America


It is time for you to get unstuck – feel stronger and live life in control. Do you feel hurt and betrayed by someone who was supposed to love you? If your current relationship is causing you pain, you are in the right place. Fear does not have to rule your every move. Together, you and I will address what has been keeping you frozen so that you can open the door to a life of possibility and begin enjoying yourself while feeling secure and confident.
It is a fact that we are wired for love and connection. When we have pain in our lives, it is hard to engage with the people and activities we care about the most. You do not deserve to suffer in this way.
My use of evidence-based tools and techniques encourage deeper, faster and longer-lasting healing than with talk alone. You deserve to laugh again. Schedule an appointment today.
Karla Amanda Brown, MA, LMFT is an EMDRIA Certified Therapist and Consultant-in-Training. In addition to providing counseling to faculty and staff at Stanford University, she is the CEO & Founder of Soul Centric Counseling and Healing Center, which trains licensed and pre-licensed clinicians to serve people with a diverse range of identity presentations and trauma histories. In addition to helping people heal individually, Karla is interested in the use of group therapy to facilitate the reduction of shame, hopelessness and the impact of racialized trauma while increasing clarity, a felt sense of belonging and compassion for self and other.

Practitioner Education & Credentials

Degree Title: MA in Counseling Psychology
Institution: University of San Francisco
Year Degree Earned or Expected: 2012
License Info: LMFT 103907 CA
Practitioner Type
  • Life Coach
  • Marriage & Family Therapist
  • Couple
  • Distance/Video Treatment
  • Group
  • Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP)
  • Brainspotting (BSP)
  • Breathwork
  • Consultation
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT)
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Sensorimotor Psychotherapy
  • Systems Centered Therapy
  • Anxiety
  • BIPOC Concerns
  • Complex PTSD
  • Cultural Concerns
  • Depression
  • Dissociation
  • Emptiness
  • Intergenerational Trauma
  • Life Transitions
Client Demographics Ethnicity
  • African American
  • Black
  • Age
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Young Adults
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Languages spoken in addition to English
  • English