About Coronado Psych

Evidence-based therapy and counseling to help you reduce stress and foster a sense of well-being and balance in your life.

Life is hard. People are Complex. We are here to help.

At Coronado Psych, we believe in utilizing evidence-based techniques to help clients reduce stress and foster a sense of well-being and balance in all areas of their life.

About Us

Our Mission

To support the health of our community by creating a safe, caring, and collaborative environment where clients and clinicians work together to overcome adversities, reach goals, and improve quality of life.

Our Values

We are committed to caring for our community and our clients with integrity, compassion, and respect.

Our Goals

Our goal is to provide high-quality, effective psychological services to our community by increasing access to expert professionals highly skilled in personalizing evidence-based services to meet the unique needs of each of our clients.

About Our Practice

Our doctoral-level therapists specialize in treating clients struggling with:



Chronic Illness

Anger Management

Chronic Pain

Coping Skills

 Major Depression

 Gender Expression

 Behavioral Issues

 Autism Spectrum Disorders

 Social Skills

 Chronic Illness

Emotional Disturbance



Life Transitions


Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum

 Anxiety Disorders

 Sexual Identity

 Interpersonal Issues

Learning Disabilities

Family Conflicts

Relationship Issues

Sleep or Insomnia

Stress Management

Women’s Issues

LGBTQ+ Issues

Substance Abuse

 Gender Identity

 Childhood Trauma

 Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

 Academic difficulty

Our highly trained, doctoral-level clinical psychologists use well-established approaches to work with you to improve your mental health and well-being.

Meet Our Clinicians

Dr Rika Tanaka

Dr. Rika Tanaka

Founder/Licensed Clinical Psychologist
License #: PSY30925
Specialties: Anxiety, Depression, Chronic Illnesses, Life Transitions

Dr. Ryan Halquist

Dr. Ryan Halquist

Licensed Clinical Psychologist
License #: PSY27221
Specialties: LGTBQ+ Life Experiences, Substance Abuse or Use

Dr. Sarah Tuberman-Green, Psy.D.

Dr. Sarah Tuberman-Green

Registered Psychological Assistant
Under the Supervision of Rika Tanaka, Ph.D., PSY30925.
License #: PSB94024850
Specialties: Children, Adolescents, and Family

Dr Kaitlyn Egan

Dr. Kaitlyn Egan

Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Specialties: Children & Adolescents, Eating Disorders, Parent & Famlly

How to Find the Best Therapist for You?

Finding the best therapist for you is the most important part of maximizing your successful with psychotherapy.

However, finding a provider who is just the right “fit” can be very challenging. Here are some strategies to help you find the therapist that is right for you:

1. Think about your needs and goals for therapy.

2.Evaluate therapist profiles based on your needs.

3. Schedule an initial consultation to assess “fit”.

Find the best therapist for you

Meet Our Administrators

Pam Curry

Pam Curry

Marketing Director

Max Pennington

Max Perryman

Human Resource Director

Learn More

If you would like more information about our services or fees, please contact us by phone (619-554-0120), email (info@coronadopsych.com) or schedule a initial complimentary consultation.

Our Services

Clinical Psychology

Struggling to cope? Or feeling stuck? Our psychologists can help you find ways to move forward and find relief.

Health Psychology

Having a hard time managing the stress of a new diagnosis or chronic illness? Feeling burnt out taking care of a loved one? Therapy with a trained counselor can help.


Finding it hard to find a therapist near you? With our telehealth service, you can access the care you need from the comfort and safety of you home.

Together, we can develop tailored practical techniques to help you cope with life’s biggest stressors.

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Reach Out to Us to Learn More!

Complete this form to contact our practice directly. One of our therapists will reply to you to set up an appointment or provide more information. You can also call us (619-554-0120) or email us directly (info@coronadopsych.com) to learn more.