Inner Essence Therapy, Consulting & Diagnostic PLLC

Where your concerns, interests and needs are the focus of each and every meeting. Here to guide you along your healing, restorative journey.
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Alisa Zachery is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Profession (CCATP) from Oakland, CA. Alisa earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Louisiana, Lafayette and her Master of Social Work degree from Southern University, New Orleans. She has a strong background in the health/mental health field with more than fifteen years of experience. Alisa’s work has equally been with children, teens and adults, addressing a wide array of concerns including addiction, anxiety, grief and loss, trauma and abuse, family and relationship issues, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), domestic abuse, and women's issues. Alisa draws from a number of methodologies when working with her clients. Among those are Motivational Interviewing (MI), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, and Emotionally/Solution Focused Therapies. Alisa’s approach is always non-judgmental, compassionate, and individualized to the unique situations of each person. Seeking therapy is a courageous step toward managing your mental health. You've done it! In working with Alisa, you will experience a compassionate and supportive environment. Alisa will support you in exploring your current mindset, and as your goals become more apparent, you will create new and more powerful ways of connecting with yourself as well as engaging in the world. You will better understand the core of who you truly are – your inner essence. Alisa's success stems from her passion and dedication to assist those in need, and the fulfillment that comes once you are able to live the life you most desire by transforming old patterns, thoughts, and beliefs into strength, satisfaction, and authenticity.
Alisa Zachery, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Couple's Counseling
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Mindfulness
  • Peer Relationships
  • PTSD
  • School Issues
  • Stress
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues


  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Family/Marital Therapy
  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychotherapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Therapeutic Journaling
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individual Therapy: $225 - $285
  • Family/Couple's Therapy: $285 - $325
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