Anna Benassi

Anna Benassi

Anna Benassi MA, LMFT- is a licensed marriage and Family therapist, born and raised in the SF Bay Area. At a very young age Anna demonstrated a love for psychology, learning and teaching. Becoming enthralled with the teachings of Abram Maslow helped Anna become determined to grow and help others in a client centered way.Anna has had previous careers in nursing, law enforcement and Social Work. All of those experiences have pointed to a love of working with people. A practicing Buddhist Anna embraces here and now experience and is clinically focused on humanistic approaches to therapy, phenomenology, expanded states, the psychobiology of attachment and systems approaches to psychotherapy. Anna is currently an Assistant Professor at CIIS and lives in the East bay with their wife and dog. You can reach Anna at: abenassi.mft@gmail.com