Laurie Buehler, MFT offers individual psychotherapy, groups and workshops. 

Call to schedule a free phone consultation, an appointment or to ask any questions.


610 D Street
San Rafael, CA  94901 


Background and Experience

Laurie has been licensed in California as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFC 47109) since 2009. She recieved her MS in Psychology from Dominican University, her BA in Psychology from University of Colorado, Boulder.  Laurie's father was a psychiatrist in Marin County for fifteen years, before his early death in 1992.

Laurie's therapeutic style is influenced by her training and practice in these modalities:

  • Formative Psychology®
  • Feldenkrais Method
  • Yoga
  • Non-Violent Communication
  • Biofeedback
  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
  • Eastern Spirituality
  • Judaism

In addition to her private practice, Laurie currently runs the clinical intern program at Hospice by the Bay, a non-profit providing hospice and bereavement services to Bay Area families.  She is responsible for recruitment, training, and clinical supervision of Masters-level clinicians, providing grief and crisis support in Marin, San Francisco and Sonoma.

Laurie also trains clinicians across Northern California on the psychology of death, dying and bereavement, bringing a somatic, embodiment perspective to this work.

Laurie is also fluent in Spanish, and has spent extended time in Latin America and Asia.