1801 Bush Street, Suite 206, San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 689-4131 [email protected]

John Montopoli


John is a licensed psychotherapist and CBT specialist with over 16 years experience. He is the founder and director of .  He has been licensed to independently practice psychotherapy in California with dual licenses as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (CA License # MFC 39800) since July, 2003 and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (CA License # LPC 317) since February, 2013. John is also a certified cognitive therapist as a Diplomate of the prestigious . He achieved certification in April, 2010.  John is co-founder of the .  He is the director of the San Francisco clinic of NSAC.

Formal Education:

          • M.A. Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
          • B.S. Psychology, Fordham University, New York, NY

Advanced CBT Training:

      • , Philadephia, PA: Intensive extramural training directed by Dr. Aaron Beck and Dr. Judith Beck.
      • , Oakland, CA: Ongoing group case consultation with Dr. Jacqueline Persons.
      • , Ongoing individual case consultation with Dr. Christine Padesky.
Professional Associations:
      • , Diplomate (Certified Cognitive Therapist)
      •  (Clinical Member)
      •  (Board of Directors; Treasurer)
      •  (Clinical Member)