Tamara McClintock Greenberg, PsyD, MS


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Thanks so much for stopping by my website. Taking yourself seriously is an important way to navigate the complicated emotions that are a normal part of life.

New Book Now Available
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The Complex PTSD Coping Skills Workbook

published by New Harbinger Publications

*translated into five languages

*also available as an audiobook



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When Someone You Love Has Complex Trauma

Jed found the love of his life, Lisa, during their last semester of college. They met at a restaurant where they both worked, and their chemistry was practically instantaneous. Lisa was bright and hardworking. She seemed to possess a level of confidence and moxie that...

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Been Told Physical Symptoms Are ‘All in Your Head’? Think Again

Going back in the history of psychology and medicine, we’ve been told we are sexually frustrated, that our neuroses lead us to develop physical symptoms, that we are recruiting symptoms for psychological reasons, and in the current landscape of modern medicine, that we are prone to illnesses that “are all in our heads.” Fortunately, current research helps us to understand that some physical illnesses, especially those that are not easily explained, are not made up at all.

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When Men Are Caretakers

Looking after elderly or ill relatives is stereotyped as a female thing; how does this affect the millions of men who take care of their loved ones?

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Appreciating the Life You Have Now

Though many of us spend a lot of time trying to develop power and control, we are often reminded of our limitations. People we love die. Friends and relatives get sick and we cannot save them.

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Work with Tamara

As a psychologist, I have over 30 years of experience working with adults, couples, and families with adult children.

I see people impacted by depression, anxiety, trauma, relationship issues, and medical illness.

Click below for more information about my practice in San Francisco.