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Rashmi Chidanand, PhD
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Rashmi Chidanand, PhD, Psychologist in Mountain View, CA


Primarily informed by Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT)/attachment theory and Gottman techniques, Dr. Rashmi's approach is as a compassionate and collaborative consultant, who reflects observations around relationship dynamics/patterns, provides psychoeducation, and engages in skills coaching to repair relational ruptures as well as restore balance, connection, and growth in the relationship.
Other techniques and tools are integrated from:
  • CBT (change thoughts to change emotions)
  • DBT (mindfulness + emotional regulations + distress tolerance skills)
  • ADHD Executive Functioning coaching
  • Shame Resilience (i.e, Brene Brown)
  • Positive Mindful Parenting
Dr. Rashmi specializes working with ADHD, dating & relationship coaching (premarital/marital), parenting (including co-parenting+blended-family parenting) and multicultural + interracial + interfaith couples.
Rashmi Chidanand is also listed in Best Marriage Therapists in Mountain View


Rashmi Chidanand received a bachelor’s degree from the Rutgers College, Rutgers University and completed her PhD from the ITP/S.U..

Licensing & Certifications:

  • Licensed
  • License State: California
  • License Number: PSY28622, received 2016
  • Focusing Oriented Therapy + Expressive Arts (FOAT), T.E.A.M. CBT (Level 1)


  • ADHD
  • Attachment
  • Buddhism & Mindfulness Therapy
  • Communication
  • Dating Coaching
  • Executive Dysfunction
  • Giftedness
  • Life Coaching
  • Multicultural Concerns
  • Parenting
  • Perfectionism
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Care
  • Stress Management
  • Workplace

Types of Therapy:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Person Centered Therapy
  • Gottman Method
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Yoga Therapy
  • Expressive Arts Therapy
  • Compassion Focused The

Services Provided Via:

  • Internet meeting

Works With:

  • Individual
  • Couples

Free Phone Consultations?

  • Yes

Language(s) Spoken:

  • English
  • Indian

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