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            Change is inevitable in our lives. Whether we seek it or not, we will encounter challenges, crises and transitions that will alter our lives.

            Such changes often bring about loss, stress, and disorientation but they are also opportunities for growth.         

            Bruce H. Bess, Ph.D. is a Clinical Psychologist (California License PSY5101) in private practice in San Mateo, California who has been providing both psychotherapy and forensic psychological services for over thirty years to help individuals and families cope with challenges or transitions in their lives and achieve positive growth. As a therapist, he has had advanced training in Jungian-oriented psychotherapy.  As a forensic psychologist, he specializes in divorce and child custody issues. In addition to his private psychotherapy practice, Dr. Bess provides consultation to divorce attorneys and their clients and serves as a court-apponted mediator, co-parenting counselor, or parent coordinator in Family Court matters. He also serves as a child specialist in collaborative divorce cases.                          


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