John Fulan is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and certified Addiction Treatment Counselor (CATC) with more than 18 years experience in mental health and substance abuse. He believes in creating a comfortable and safe therapy environment, and developing a compassionate and trusting therapist-patient relationship that allows for true growth.
John works with individuals, couples, and families; and has experience treating addiction, depression, anxiety, relationship problems, and trauma. He has a wide breadth of experience in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and is skilled in using Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to help patients find relief from overwhelming psychological trauma. As a mindfulness meditation teacher, John has tremendous insight into the mind-body connection, and his commitment to healing through self-acceptance and compassion deeply resonates with the True Life team.
John was born in Illinois, but has called San Diego home for the last 18 years. He enjoys cooking, hiking, and writing. He regularly publishes his personal poetry online and has placed articles in various counseling magazines.