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Esther Lerman, LMFT
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Esther Lerman, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Oakland, CA


Esther Lerman is a Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in couples and individual therapy. She has been in private practice in the Rockridge area of Oakland, California for 30 years. She is a graduate of JFK University and works with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are relationship counseling, co-dependency, depression, self-esteem, identity issues, LGBT concerns, grief and loss. She also has a strong interest and commitment to working with interracial and interfaith couples and their adult children.
Esther Lerman is also listed in Best Marriage Therapists in Oakland


Esther Lerman received a bachelor’s degree from the Antioch College and completed her MA from the JFK University.

Licensing & Certifications:

  • Licensed
  • License State: CA
  • License Number: MFC22591, received 1981
  • MFT


  • General marriage

Types of Therapy:

  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy

Services Provided Via:

  • In person

Works With:

  • Individual
  • Couples

Working With Marriages for:

  • 30 Year(s) 3 Month(s)

Hourly Fees Range:

  • $100 - $150

Language(s) Spoken:

  • English

My Articles

The Communication Toolbox For Your Marriage


The Communication Toolbox For Your Marriage

Jane and Carl are having the same old argument about the dishes. Jane says to Carl, You are just so untrustworthy you said last night you d do the dishes ...
Couples Therapy For Unconscious Dynamics of your Marriage


Couples Therapy For Unconscious Dynamics of your Marriage

There are many reasons for our choice of partners. There may be strong physical or intellectual attraction, shared interests, humor, religion or values, ...

Office Location

6239 College Ave.,
Oakland CaliforniaUnited States 94618