Author: Abigail Burd
LCSW, BCD, Burd Psychotherapy
Position: Lead therapist and owner
Academic Affiliation: San Diego City College
Professional Degree: MSW
Primary Language: English
Secondary Language: Spanish
Level A Training Completed: 09/14/2017
Abby received a Master of Social Work from San Diego State and is licensed in the state of California as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). In addition, she is a Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (BCD). She has worked in agencies such as UCSD Outpatient Psychiatric Services, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, St. Vincent de Paul, and Community Research Foundation since 1998.
Abby is very experienced in helping clients overcome anxiety, depression, substance abuse, issues with self-esteem, etc., and has worked in every type of mental health setting over the last 18+ years.
Abby is also passionate about pregnancy and birth and rejoices in her two daughters. She integrates her passion and profession to support other pregnant and postpartum women. Abby is a member of the Postpartum Health Alliance and has served on their executive board.
When not in private practice, Abby works part-time for the San Diego City College Mental Health Counseling Center as a therapist and clinical supervisor.
Clients find Abby calm and competent, as they work together to advance their goals, ease symptoms or work through transitions. She is sincere and passionate about helping them achieve their full potential.
5252 Balboa Ave, Suite 803
San Diego, California, 92117