Sherry Gaba
Psychotherapist

Sherry Gaba, Psychotherapistin Suite 209,

About

Sherry Gaba, LCSW is a Certified Transformation and Recovery Coach and the leading Psychotherapist on VH1’s Celebrity Rehab and Sex Addiction. She helps singles navigate the dating process to find the love of their lives. Take her quiz to find out if you’re a love addict or sign up for a 30-minute strategy session. She is also the author of “The Marriage and Relationship Junkie:Kicking your Obsession”. Sherry maintains a private practice in Westlake Village and is a sought-after online dating and relationship coach. For more information visit www.sherrygaba.com.

Language(s) Spoken:

  • English

My Articles

Why Do Codependents Attract Narcissistic Partners?

Mental Health

Why Do Codependents Attract Narcissistic Partners?

Do codependents and narcissists attract one another naturally? While it may be a clich in the movies, the good girl attracted to the bad boy theme is a ...
The Difference Between Codependency and Love Addiction

Mental Health

The Difference Between Codependency and Love Addiction

In my latest book, The Marriage and Relationship Junkie, I address the very real issues with love addiction. This book is written from both a very personal ...
Why Codependents Stay in Damaging Relationships

Relationship

Why Codependents Stay in Damaging Relationships

Most people have at least one person in their life who seem to be in the same horrible, dead end relationship over and over again, but the partner seems ...
Creating Positive Mental Changes for Happy Relationships

Mental Health

Creating Positive Mental Changes for Happy Relationships

Often, people have noticed a pattern in their life, where relationships that seem ideal quickly become toxic and partners that seemed like Mr. Right soon ...
Did You Marry an Illusion or a Real Person?

Relationship

Did You Marry an Illusion or a Real Person?

Have you ever been in a dating relationship where you were literally swept off your feet? If you have, or if you have a friend or relative who has, you ...
Understanding The Anxious Avoidant Relationship Trap

Relationship

Understanding The Anxious Avoidant Relationship Trap

There are many different types of dysfunctional relationships. In codependent types of relationships, a common pattern of behavior that can be found is ...
Can a Relationship Survive Without Physical Intimacy?

Physical Intimacy

Can a Relationship Survive Without Physical Intimacy?

There are people in all different stages and seasons of a relationship. During each phase or season in a relationship, the needs of the couple, or at least ...
The One Thing You Absolutely Need to Find a Great Partner

Relationship

The One Thing You Absolutely Need to Find a Great Partner

I ll admit, that title sounds kind of like an ad for perfume or positivity or plastic surgery. But you don t need to go shopping for the one thing you ...
What Do Healthy Relationships Look Like?

Relationship

What Do Healthy Relationships Look Like?

Our parents or other caregivers model those relationships for us. Sometimes they re good models that will work well for us all our lives. But sometimes ...
Choosing the Wrong Partner - 7 Reasons We Settle for Less Than We Deserve

Relationship

Choosing the Wrong Partner - 7 Reasons We Settle for Less Than We Deserve

We ve all been in the kind of relationship where friends and family members keep asking us why we stay with that guy or that woman. That partner we keep ...
Don’t Let Love Prevent You from Seeing the Flaws in Your Relationship

Relationship

Don’t Let Love Prevent You from Seeing the Flaws in Your Relationship

There is an old saying about love being blind, and to some degree that is true. When people first meet and are attracted to each other, there is a release ...
The Role of Trauma in Love Addiction

Relationship

The Role of Trauma in Love Addiction

Trauma can occur in many different forms. For children, the things that create trauma may not be the same as what creates trauma in adults, but there will ...
Recovering from Relationship Addiction and Being Comfortable with Yourself

Relationship

Recovering from Relationship Addiction and Being Comfortable with Yourself

Recovery from any type of addiction is a process, not a milestone that is obtained and checked off of a list. In my new book The Marriage and Relationship ...
Your Relationship Addiction Has a Voice - Tell It to Shut up

Relationship

Your Relationship Addiction Has a Voice - Tell It to Shut up

Your marriage and relationship addiction have a voice. It s the one inside your head that says, I can t be alone at any cost. I am not enough. I can t ...
Guide for Codependents to Overcome the Grief of Breaking Up

Relationship

Guide for Codependents to Overcome the Grief of Breaking Up

Whether you decided to break it off or your partner broke up with you, right after a breakup is a dangerous time for marriage and relationship junkies. ...
Why Do You Want to Flaunt Your Relationship Status on Social Media?

Relationship

Why Do You Want to Flaunt Your Relationship Status on Social Media?

We ve all seen those photos on Facebook of a woman beaming as she holds up her hand to show off her engagement ring. Sometimes a happy partner crowds into ...
Setting Boundaries in Relationships - The Line in the Sand

Relationship

Setting Boundaries in Relationships - The Line in the Sand

Boundaries are the lines that separate us from others. While it may seem strange to be talking about separation in the context of marriage, I want to argue ...
Changing Yourself for Your Partner? Stay True to Yourself!

Relationship

Changing Yourself for Your Partner? Stay True to Yourself!

Do you need to be interested in everything your spouse finds fascinating? For marriage junkies, the answer is always yes. They spend a lot of time and ...
How to Stop the Codependency Dance

Relationship

How to Stop the Codependency Dance

The codependency dance is a dance of fear, insecurity, shame, and resentment. These difficult feelings develop as the result of childhood experiences, ...
Check Your Motivations: Are You Lying to Yourself About The Right Partner?

Relationship

Check Your Motivations: Are You Lying to Yourself About The Right Partner?

Why do we continue to stay in unhealthy relationships when we know what s in it for us is so much more negative than positive? Is something keeping us ...
Recognizing and Overcoming Codependency in Relationships

Relationship

Recognizing and Overcoming Codependency in Relationships

Codependency is one of those words that is thrown around so often and in so many contexts these days, that it seems to mean everything and nothing at all. ...
7 Reasons Why We Settle for Less Than We Deserve in Relationships

Relationship

7 Reasons Why We Settle for Less Than We Deserve in Relationships

We all tend to pick partners who reflect the vision we have of ourselves and our world. Unfortunately, that means marriage junkies end up being attracted ...

Office Location

2535 Townsgate Road,
Suite 209 Westlake Village Canada 91361