Lisa Shaffer is our office manager and when you call it’s likely that she will be the one to answer the phone
To leave voice mail if you want to bypass the outgoing phone message just press the number of the extention where you would like to leave a confidential message.
The extensions are:
10 – General Mail Box
11 – Dr. Schwartzburd
14 – Lisa Shaffer
In case of a clinical emergency outside of regular office hours you may call our phone number and press 19 as soon as the phone answering message starts. Once you leave a message we will be automatically paged. Because technology is imperfect if you don’t hear back within 4 hours please call back. If the matter is very critical call 911 or go the nearest hospital emergency room.
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Areas We Provide Services To:
The Berkeley Institute provides psychotherapy, biofeedback, forensics and other services to Berkeley, Oakland, Albany, El Cerrito, Piedmont, Emeryville, Orinda, Alameda, San Leandro, Hayward, Walnut Creek, Richmond, El Sobrante, San Pablo, LaFayette, San Rafael, San Francisco, Tiburon, Sausalito and surrounding areas.