About Us

Kate Northcott, LMFTKate Northcott

415 816 1804

Kate Northcott works with individuals and couples, focusing on a collaborative stance with her clients, who are the experts on their own experience. Kate integrates a mindfulness perspective (looking at problems of the present moment) with cognitive-behavioral models, which allow for swift relief from depression, anxiety and relationship problems and a deepening into empathy and joy. Read more about Kate

Angela C. Raffo, MFT Angela Raffo


Angela Raffo works with adults, youth, and couples, using a nonjudgmental, integrative approach suitable for both short-term strategic problem solving and long-term therapy. Read more about Angela

Lori Schwanbeck LMFT Lori Schwanbeck

415 379 0515

Lori works with individuals and couples from an experiential and present-focused perspective. Her work is pragmatic and integrates somatic and emotional wisdom to create expanded possibilities of healing and growth. Lori supervises interns and offers trainings in mindfulness based emotional and social intelligence skill building. Read more about Lori

Mindfulness Therapy Associates and Downtown DBT
is a group of licensed private practitioners offering Mindfulness-based approaches to psychotherapy, coaching and stress reduction:

Mindfulness Therapy Associates and Downtown DBT
The Flood Building
870 Market Street, Suite 400
San Francisco, CA  94102

Upcoming Events

DBT Training for Clinicians
Integrate DBT Into Your Practice
The four classes are appropriate for clinicians who want to learn the basics of Dialectical Behavior Therapy and how to integrate DBT concepts and DBT Skills into their practice

Making Mindfulness Work
Develop awareness in your work, relationships and life
Led by Lori Schwanbeck
and Mark Coleman
Cost per session $75
For More Information:

Certificate in Mindfulness and Compassion in Psychotherapy

MTA Marin
1346 4th Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Contact Lori Schwanbeck for more information about MTA Marin