Sarah Lawley, MA, LMFT #115162
Sarah Lawley is the Program Director at Center for Discovery La Jolla Residential Treatment Center and is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT # 115162) in the state of California. She attended California State University, Chico for her undergraduate studies where she majored in Psychology (BA) and minored in Nutrition. Sarah then obtained her Masters Degree (MA) in Counseling Psychology from Santa Clara University. Sarah has obtained experience providing psychotherapy to diverse populations in a variety of settings including community-based mental health, outpatient clinics, school sites, and mental health hospitals. She has worked with all ages and is incredibly passionate about working with adolescents and young adults. Sarah has always had a great interest in holistic health and the ways that all aspects of our lives (mental health, emotional health, physical health, and spiritual health) make up our overall well-being.
After overcoming many hurdles in her own life and receiving help through personal therapy, Sarah became inspired to give back and help others in this same way. She truly believes that no matter what has happened to you in your past, or despite what hardships may be going on in the present, we always have the capacity to pave the way for desired changes in our lives. She provides a collaborative and empowering therapeutic stance and strives to offer hope and guidance to her clients. Sarah truly believes that we are all capable of receiving help, healing, and creating the lives that we truly desire.