Dr. Gerber received her M.S. in clinical psychology in 2007 and Psy.D. in 2010 from Long Island University in Brookville, NY. Her most recent work has been providing individual and group psychotherapy as well as crisis intervention to undergraduate, graduate, and professional school students. She also has experience working with adolescents, families, and couples. Her areas of interest include life transitions, identity formation, and use of mindfulness practices in coping with difficult life events. Dr. Gerber’s approach to psychotherapy is integrative, reflecting her training in dialectical behavior therapy, mindfulness meditation, and contemporary insight-oriented treatments. She strives to meet individuals where they are and collaboratively establish meaningful therapeutic goals. In addition to working with individuals and couples, she also leads several beginning and intermediate meditation groups each quarter. (Licensed psychologist, license #PY60202043)
Phone: (206) 543-5030
Fax: (206) 543-4716
Mental Health Clinic
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-4410
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Rachel Gerken, MA, LMHC:
How to reach us if you're in crisis
A professional from our clinic will be available on a same-day basis during regular business hours (9AM-5PM) to talk to patients in a crisis. UW students are eligible for crisis intervention visits at no charge. For patients with ongoing needs, the crisis counselor will assist with establishing a more permanent care plan.