Dr Akira Olsen
Clinical Psychologist

Psychotherapy, Consultation, Coaching, Assessments, Testing

San Francisco, San Mateo


Hello I'm a board-certified Clinical Psychologist (Lic.#23573), Consultant with over 16+ years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of settings including Community Clinics, School based programs, family and Womens Shelters, and Stanford University School of Medicine. 

I have worked with people with diverse backgrounds. I am bilingual in Japanese. 

I work with children, teenagers, parents, and adults covering a wide range of issues (not limited to),  Anxiety, Stress, OCD, Trauma/PTSD, ADHD, Work-Life balance, Motivation & Purpose, and Personal growth issues.

My approaches to psychotherapy is eclectic and integrative: Cognitive-Behavioral, Psychodynamic, Humanistic, and Biological. 

I conduct Mental Health Assessments, Psychodiagnostic Testing, Psychotherapy, Consultation and Clinical supervision. 

I believe that people can heal and overcome trauma with the right support and treatment and we can grow into a whole person throughout life. 

My research interests include child and adolescent psychology, Mental Health Technology, Gender issues, Cultural expressions via art, fashion, and music, Integrative and holistic (mind-brain- emotions/body) approaches to mental health treatments 

Please contact me by phone (415) 508-7798 (24/7)  or email at drakiraolsen@gmail.com

I look forward to working with you!

Author Dr. Akira has written The Rise of an Anxious Society: Recognizing, Understanding and Treating


Contact Us

The first step is call or email me. 15 minutes free phone consultation is available.

PHONE: (415) 508-7798

Email: drakiraolsen@gmail.com

Dr Akira Olsen Psychologist Inc.

San Francisco & San Mateo


Monday - Friday: 9am - 8pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed