Emotional &
Relationship Health
for individuals and couples

Lisa Kift MFT

Lisa Brookes Kift, MFT

Who I am
and how I work

My name is Lisa Brookes Kift and I'm a Marriage and Family Therapist offering Marin Individual Therapy, Marin Couples / Marriage Counseling and Marin Premarital Counseling. My office is located in beautiful downtown Larkspur, California and I also serve the surrounding areas; San Francisco and Sonoma County.

My areas of special interest include:

  • Couples communication
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Resentment in Relationships
  • Family of origin work
  • Infidelity
  • Stress and anger management
  • Disconnection in Relationships
My goal is to help you resolve what’s blocking your happiness, individually or in your relationship.  I strive to empower you with the tools you need to maintain the change outside of my therapy office. Learn more.

Getting Started
With Counseling or Therapy

Research shows that a critical element in therapy success rates is the relationship between therapist and client. I offer a free phone or email consultation to help determine our fit and encourage you to ask as many questions as you need to.

Therapist Notes Blog
latest posts

Relationship Minute: Avoid These Four Negative Communication Patterns

It can be easier said than done to eliminate these damaging habits in your relationship.  Many of us have learned problematic communication patterns in our families of origin or struggle with issues around trust in relationships that leading to knee-jerk, unhelpful responses.  If you make attempts to follow Dr. Gottman’s suggestions but still find yourself [...]

Emotional Health Minute: Be aware of how the news media is impacting you.

There has been a spike in stressful news being covered by the media.  Whether it’s ISIS, Ebola or Enterovirus-D68, there are worrisome issues at hand in our world and own country.  This would be enough to be concerning for anyone but if you have a tendency for generalized anxiety about “bad things happening,” you might [...]