Helping you feel and become your very best.

Are you struggling?

Life can often be confusing and difficult for all of us. If you're ready for a change, contact me: let's work together and get you through this.


Helping you understand and see your way through anxiety, depression, issues regarding relationships, parenting, or work – or other symptoms that need clinical attention.


Helping you restore your sense of control and self after the challenges of recent life events, to bring you back into balance.

Life Coaching

Helping you discover what you want, then set personal and professional goals that will result being happier and more fulfilled at home and work.

Dr. Darlene Burke

Licensed Psychologist #PSY20896
15525 Pomerado Road, Suite E4, Poway California

Patient Focus

Adults, Adolescents, Young Adults, Couples, Parents.


Over 25 years as a Cognitive Behavoral Therapist (CBT).

My therapeutic model is to work with you in a safe environment, where self-exploration turns into a training ground for developing new, alternate ways of thinking, and new coping skills.

Interpersonal Issues
Relationship Issues
Life Transitions
Addiction Issues

Adolescent Peer Relationships
Parent-Adolescent Relationships
Self-Esteem Issues
Family Issues
Divorce/Custody Issues
Life Coaching


Darlene Burke

I’m a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, based in the San Diego area, with more than 25 years’ experience in a variety of clinical settings with a broad range of clients.


Bachelor Degree, Fresno State University
Masters Degree, San Jose State University
Doctorate Degree, University of San Francisco (Doctorate
in Educational, Counseling Psychology)

I’m licensed in the State of California, and am an active member of the following professional associations:

San Diego Psychological Association
Santa Clara County Psychological Association
California Psychological Association
American Psychological Association

Let’s get to know one another.


Call me at 858-880-6849 or email me if you’d like to set up a free fifteen-minute consultation.

How can I help?

Send me a brief note about what you'd like to accomplish or make better, and I'll get right back to you.

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Dr. Darlene Burke

Licensed Psychologist #PSY20896
15525 Pomerado Road, Suite E4, Poway California