Clearwater is an outpatient mental health clinic that specializes in DBT therapy, integrative trauma interventions, and assessment for all age groups.

Clearwater is located blocks from Kaiser Permanente in Oakland. It has parking available, is on a major bus line, and is within walking distance of the MacArthur BART station. It is only about a 25 minute drive from Walnut Creek, Danville, and other Tri-Valley communities.

Individual therapy appointments range in cost from $165 to $220 per 50 minute session depending on degree, licensure and the experience level of the clinician. Our adult DBT skills classes are a 24-week series and cost $800 per person for an 8-week segment. The skills classes in our adolescent program are a 24-week series and cost $1080 for one teen and one parent/caregiver for a 6-week segment.  Clearwater does NOT accept any direct third party payments, including private insurance and Medi-Cal. We provide clients with an invoice/super bill to submit to insurance for an out-of-network reimbursement. We can assess sliding scale options for therapy and class participation on a case-by-case basis.

To find out more about costs, appointments, skills classes, and/or talk to our Intake Director, Dr. Erika Swanson, who is also a senior supervising DBT therapist, book a consult time using the online booking portal in the upper right hand corner of our website.

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Updated 3/28/20