Counseling for Adult Life Transitions

Specialized Counseling and Support Services for:

  • Thriving Through Life Transitions
  • Integrative Counseling for Depression, Anxiety and Insomnia
  • Effective Healing Techniques and Support for PTSD
  • Support for Bereavement and Life’s Losses
  • Coaching for Caregivers of Aging Family Members
  • Restoring Joyful Creativity
  • Support for Chronic Pain Management
  • Healing Through Injury or Surgery
  • Customized Integrative Restoration, iRest Guided Journeys
  • Certified Critical Incident Stress Debriefer for Processing Trauma

Confidential, affordable, short-term professional counseling in a convenient downtown Sayulita location with a skillful and experienced psychotherapist from the San Francisco Bay Area. One hour session, $60 US  or  750 pesos.

Carmela Carlyle’s Professional Counseling Background

  • M.A. Clinical Counseling Psychology,  San Francisco, CA
  • Post-Graduate Studies at The Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania
  • Private Counseling Practice for Adult Life Transitions since 1986
  • Integrative Restoration Instructor
  • Certified Integrative Yoga Therapist
  • Expressive Arts Therapy, UC Berkeley and CIIS
  • Personal and Professional Counselor for entire U.C. Berkeley Staff
  • Management Coach for Leaders, University of California System
  • Hospice Bereavement Counselor
  • Director for Hospice Volunteer Program
  • Support Group Facilitator for Assisted Living Communities
  • Dementia Care Counselor
  • Private Practice for Families of Elders
  • Pet Grief Group Facilitator
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Psychology Instructor


Carmela’s Home Counseling Office, Sayulita, Mexico.