Cara Fairfax, LCSW - Perinatal, Early Childhood and Family Therapist


Cara provides individual, family and group therapy to those needing help with issues such as grief and loss, anxiety, depression, parenting, and trauma. Cara facilitates support groups for moms of crawlers and walkers who continue to cope with post partum depression/anxiety. She also facilitates a group for parents who have had babies in the NICU. This groups gives parents a chance to meet others and start to process the trauma that can occur when a baby is admitted the NICU. Cara enjoys supporting families who are coping with stress and trauma such as divorce, grief/loss, surviving narcissistic relationships and gaslighting, and navigating the ins and outs of family life. Cara has been trained in perinatal mental health and early childhood and family mental health. She is also trained in EMDR and helps people heal from trauma.

Additional Information

PSI Perinatal Mental Health 2-Day Certificate Course No

PSI/2020 Mom Online Maternal Mental Health Certificate Course Yes

PSI Advanced Perinatal Mental Health Course No

Provider type/license # CA LCSW 26656

Additional specialized Perinatal Mental Health training completed PCIT, Incredible Years, EMDR


5252 Balboa Ave
San Diego, California 92117
United States

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  • Easy parking, centrally located in San Diego. Ocean views from some offices.


Mondays 5-8pm Tuesdays 5-8 pm Thursdays 10-4 Alternating Fridays and Saturdays

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