Dr Akira Olsen Psychologist

San Francisco, San Mateo


I'm a board-certified Clinical Psychologist (Lic.#23573), Mental Wellness Consultant and Life Coach with over 16+ years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of settings including community mental health 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 also made a number of presentations on mental health topics such as anxiety, Trauma/stress, depression, ADHD, and social-cultural issues throughout my career. 

I provide assessment, testing, consultation, psychotherapy and coaching for a wide range of issues but not limited to Anxiety, Stress, OCD, Trauma/PTSD, ADD/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 Assessment/Testing, Psychodynamic, Cognitive-behavior, Mindfulness, Sensory-Motor, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and coaching based on positive psychology and Humanistic psychology. 

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

My personal interests include cooking, piano, ikebana, traveling and exploring different cultures, musics, and food. 

Please contact me today by phone (415) 508-7798 (24/7) or (415) 317-6991 and email at drakiraolsen@gmail.com

I look foward to working with you!


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