Omar Geray, LCSW
Omar Geray is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who has been working in the field of substance abuse and mental health since 2006. He specializes in treating clients with Co-Occurring Disorders. Prior to receiving the Master of Social Work at San Jose State University, he studied Sociology at UC Santa Cruz, and received his BA degree in 2005. He has a solid background in social theory, and he applies the theory to increasing awareness of his client's perspective. As a multi-racial person that has grown up in the Bay Area, Omar places great emphasis on diversity, cultural and ethnic backgrounds, class/economic background, gender, generational differences, and the wonderful complexity of human beings.
He continues to keep abreast of contemporary evidence-based practices in substance abuse and mental health treatment, and utilizes evidence-based practices rooted in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT). Omar’s empathetic approach, in which he actively listens to clients and reflects their goals, values, and struggles, fosters understanding and clarity. As a therapist, he is committed to collaborative relationships with clients to maximize their capacity for growth.
Phobias, Panic Disorder