Psychiatric Alternatives

John Beahan, PsyD

Adult Psychotherapy

Professional Statement

Dr. John Beahan is a California licensed Clinical Psychologist who is trained using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Based Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Seeking Safety and Motivational Interviewing. Dr. Beahan was educated in counseling psychology at both Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado and California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco, where he did an internship at San Francisco General Hospital in the Division of Addiction Medicine. Since graduating in 2010 he worked in public health helping develop integrative behavioral health services in primary medical care settings. He has experience working with depression, anxiety, PTSD, addiction and health related issues like chronic disease management and chronic pain management.


  • PTSD
  • Depressive disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic pain
  • OCD and phobias
  • LBGTQ issues
  • CBT/ DBT


  • Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies
  • Masters of Arts in Music Composition, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Bachelors of Arts in Music, University of California, Santa Cruz

Languages Spoken

  • English

Office Address

  • 3675 Sacramento St, San Francisco

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem / Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield HMO/PPO
  • Cigna
  • Magellan
  • MHN
  • United Healthcare
  • Value Options