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Alexandra Pinkus is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and AACAST Certified Couples and Sex Therapist, practicing in Santa Monica. Alexandra specializes in working with individuals and couples, addressing relational struggles, such as disconnection, trust, fear, sexual dissatisfaction, and loneliness.
Many of Alexandra's clients feel stuck in a rut in their relationship and are unable to be sure how to progress either individually or as a couple. Others are looking to deepen intimacy and connection, as well as strengthen their communication skills.
Alexandra provides a safe and non-judgmental space for clients to explore and push through their uncomfortable or dysregulating experiences, allowing them to grow and foster deeper connections with and understanding of themselves, their partner, and their relationship.
Alexandra is passionate about her work and helping her clients fully explore their experiences in order to increase their self-awareness and promote growth. Alexandra looks forward to meeting you.
Couples and relationship counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Sex therapy - Addressing emotional, physical, and biological concerns related to sexual intimacy and functioning; education and skill building around topics such as erectile dysfunction, orgasms, low libido, shame, and history of abuse
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress
Alexandra Pinkus is not in-network with any insurances.
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Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Private Practice, 2018 - Present
Southern California Counseling Center, 2016 - 2018
CLARE Foundation, 2015 - 2016
Pepperdine University, MFT, 2016
Vassar College, BA, 2010