Nicole Coffelt PhD is an embodied feminist, holistic healer, published author, professional artist and licensed psychologist with nearly 15 years of experience in private practice in San Francisco, as well as various medical settings (including UCSF and Stanford University) .
Nicole has studied with shamans around the world and quite passionate about self-empowerment, holistic healing and general sovereignty (from the inside - out) . She is queer and loves working with those in the LGBTQ community as well as those who similarly identify as artists and creatives.
Depth-oriented addiction recovery and existential angst/life/identity transitions are Nicole's main specialties, and she has a lot of experience in helping people navigate anxiety, depression, codependency, relationship, and communication challenges.
Existential crisis & challenges - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness
LGBTQIA, gender, and sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges
Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Alcohol use disorder & addiction - Tolerating emotional discomfort; reducing or eliminating reliance on alcohol; development of new coping mechanisms for stress and suffering.
Artists' mental health - Understanding of highly creative minds; goal setting related to the artistic and creative process; support finding meaningful balance in one’s life
Nicole Coffelt is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 14 years
Private Practice, Licensed Psychologist & Owner, 2008 - Present
San Francisco Stress & Anxiety Center, Licensed Psychologist, 2020 - 2021
University of California at San Francisco, Staff Psychologist, 2009 - 2014
Stanford University Medical Center, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2008
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Psychology Intern, 2007
University of Vermont , Doctor of Philosophy, 2007
University of Richmond, Bachelor of Arts, 2001