About the Practice


Karina von Middendorf, Ph.D., LMFT specializes in areas of:

-Substance Abuse Disorder
-Compulsive Behavioral Addictions
-Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
-Women's Risk Awareness/Self Protection
-Anxiety and Depression
-Equine Assisted Psychotherapy

Dr. von Middendorf's education includes a B.S. degree in Hospitality Management and Business Administration from Florida International University. A National Graduate Merit Scholar and Psi Chi-Psychology National Honor student, she attended University of San Francisco, receiving a M.A. degree in Counseling Psychology. After continuing her education in the Doctoral Counseling program at University of San Francisco, she transferred to The Institute for The Advanced Study of Human Sexuality, in San Francisco, where she received a Doctor of Human Sexuality (D.H.S.), and Ph.D. in Human Sexuality.