Helping couples turn problems
into learning is at the center of
my work with couples.

I approach my work with couples as collaborative teamwork. I am trained in many approaches to couples therapy and my goal with each couple is to get to know them as quickly and as well as possible in order to discover what will be the most helpful to them. This is a consultative approached based on building trust and teamwork. My aim is transparency so that my clients understand what we are doing and why and are able to see results in each session.

Kathryn Ford, M.D.
Kathryn Ford MD Menlo Park, Ca



  • Different Coping Styles
    March 28, 2020
  • I was a newly minted psychiatrist in 1989, when the largest earthquake since 1906 struck the Bay Area. The couples I was seeing were having trouble staying connected, and helping each other through the crisis. As I listened it seemed … Continue reading