Dr Michelle Gannon is a San Francisco Clinical Psychologist who has been an Individual and Couples Therapist in Private Practice for over 20 years. Michelle helps people who are anxious or depressed or dealing with any life transitions such as dating, intimacy, attachment, marriage, pregnancy, infertility, transition to parenthood, career changes, grief and loss, and separation and divorce. She works with anyone who wants to understand themselves and their feelings better, and make positive, proactive changes.
Michelle’s clients describe her as a warm, active, empathic and optimistic therapist. She cares deeply and helps her clients explore and express their feelings, increase understanding of themselves and others, heal from painful experiences, and make positive, proactive changes in their lives.
Dr Gannon received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from California School of Professional Psychology and did her Ph.D. dissertation research on psychotherapy outcome at Stanford University. She earned her Bachelor of Science from University of Toronto.
Michelle has received advanced training by Dr Sue Johnson in Emotionally Focused Therapy and Dr John Gottman in Scientifically Based Couples Therapy. She also enjoys learning from The Greater Good Science Center, and has an interest in nutrition and exercise for emotional and physical benefits.
Dr Michelle Gannon is frequently interviewed for Newspapers, Magazines, Radio and TV. She has appeared in San Francisco Chronicle, TIME, Huffington Post, PEOPLE, FIRST Magazine for Women, FITNESS Magazine, iVillage, Women’s Day, Match.com, Oakland Tribune, Marin Independent Journal, Contra Costa Times, ALICE Radio, The Kathleen Show, Evening Magazine TV and CBS Early Show.
Michelle writes for SF Gate, More Marin, Hitched and Golden Gate Mother’s Group. She loves to integrate what she learns about relationships, attachment, positive psychology, health and wellness into her clinical practice, writing and seminars.
To speak to Michelle in person or make an appointment, please contact her at
(415) 905-8830 or [email protected].