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:

  • Relationship repair
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety and worry
  • Resentment in relationships
  • Family of origin work
  • Infidelity
  • Type A and stress management
  • Couples communication
I strive to help remove the obstacles blocking you from emotional and/or relationship health with insight, education and the tools you need to maintain the change outside of my therapy office. Learn more.
NEW Telehealth Option-> I'm now offering video conferencing, phone and chat in some cases. Find out more.

Getting Started
With Counseling or Therapy

The relationship between therapist and client has been shown to be an important element of therapy success. 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. I have written extensively about emotional and relationship health. See links to articles on my other site LoveAndLifeToolbox.com - or quick tips on Therapist Notes Blog below.

Therapist Notes Blog
latest posts

Relationship Minute: Seek happiness from within or from your marriage or relationship?

If you are frustrated because your marriage or relationship isn’t “making” you happy you might want to re-think that.  There is a vast difference between being happy with your relationship rather than seeking happiness from your relationship.  What is important is a sense of safety and trust.  This is a condition that’s important for you [...]

Emotional Health Minute: Getting enough sleep?

Getting enough sleep is more important than you might think.  It not only resets the nervous system but consolidates learnings from that day and fosters physical health in heart, lungs and immune system.  According to Linda Graham, MFT, “Researchers have found that 97.5% of the population need between 7 and 9 hours of sleep a [...]