Welcome James Sharkey, AMFT
When life presents us with difficult twists and turns, James is available to support you and your family with the process towards healing. His hope is to guide you to access your own inner wisdom. You are truly unique and special and deserve a life of peace, fulfillment and joy. James is a registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, with experience working with adults, youth and families. He utilizes multiple modalities and theoretical approaches, such as evidence-based practices like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focus Brief Therapy, and Family System Theory. James is committed to a multicultural therapy approach and stands in solidarity with communities of Black, LGBTQIA, Indigenous and People of Color against injustice and racism. James has earned his Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from National University and has work experience at several prestigious organizations within San Diego. Whether you are in need of individual, family or couples therapy, James will be eager to provide exceptional service. James joined Grow Through Life Counseling in 2023 and is now accepting new patients in our La Mesa location or via Telehealth throughout CA. Please call 619-549-0329 ext 0 to book with James!