Daniel Sonkin, PHD. Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist HOME | CONTACT | ABOUT

Daniel SonkinWelcome to my website. Mental health professionals and the general public will find information about family violence and how I conduct psychotherapy with attachment and the neurosciences in mind. Here you will find:

  • Self-study, online interactive and live continuing education workshops for Batterer Intervention Facilitators
  • Over two dozen e-articles, ebooks and presentations to download for free
  • Clinical and organizational consultation for mental health professionals and organizations.
  • Consultation to attorneys for cases involving domestic violence, child abuse and standard of care.
  • The Domestic Violence Treatment Manual and Assessment Software

Feel free to contact me at any time to inquire about scheduling an appointment for psychotherapy or clinical consultation, or finding out more about my experience and approach to treatment with individuals, couples and families.






Anger: Attachment and neurobiological perspectives - CAMFT Annual Conference, San Francisco

Is this you or me I am feeling? Emotion contagion & mirror neurons - AMFT Annual Conference, San Francisco

Attachment and Neuroscience - California
Council on Family Relations - San Diego

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I'll be presenting a workshop and giving a keytnote at the Utah Association of Domestic Violence Treatment on September 15, 2016.

Hear Dr. Sonkin interviewed by Dr. David Van Nuys on Wise Counsel Podcasts.

Domestic Violence and Attachment Theory

She's Leaving Home, Bye, Bye - The Transition to College

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Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist with over 30 years experience

Author of 10 books

Internationally recognized expert on family violence

Expert witness in criminal and civil trials

Distinquished Clinical Member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists

Appeared on many television and radio programs, including the Oprah Winfrey Show.