John Duda

John Duda is a licensed marriage and family therapist who has been practicing in San Mateo county for the past 20 years. He brings to the table superb conflict resolution skills.

John conducts individual, couples, and family therapy. He helps couples improve and enhance communication, restore confidence in their relationships, and stop destructive patterns.

John has offices in Burlingame and Palo Alto.

Couples Counseling

John is an experienced couples therapist. He has helped hundreds of couples with conflict resolution over the past 20 years. He focuses on improving communication, teaching conflict resolution skills, and overcoming family of origin issues. John gives homework assignments and is a very active therapist in the process. He provides lots of feedback and couples move forward very quickly.

Individual Therapy

John provides therapy for individuals struggling with depression and anxiety. He also specializes in divorce adjustment and relationship issues.

He has worked extensively with people who struggle with the transition to single life again and the parenting issues that are part of their new adjustments. John also works with widows and widowers to help them transcend grief and start new lives.


John underwent intensive training at John F. Kennedy University and the California Graduate School of Marital and Family Therapy.

John Duda



"John helped us rebound from a 10 year marriage that had become predictable , in a rut, with very poor communication. Our marriage is now much more enjoyable, and we communicate in a more effective way."

"I struggled with depression and anxiety for many years. I now can say, with John's help, that I am depression and anxiety free. John helped me change my negative ways of thinking and I now have a new outlook on life that is much more positive."

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