About Mara

Mara Goverman LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker helping children, teens, adults and families toward healthier emotions, behavior, and relationships.
Mara works together with people to find a path that fits their specific needs and concerns, using current evidence based practices.   She is certified as a DIR/Floortime Consultant and as a parent coach in the Positive Discipline Approach to Parenting.

Mara participates in local community and statewide projects conducting teaching, research, and advocacy, and she is a founding member of the Pacific Heights Academy project bringing developmental approaches to education in the San Diego region.
Mara received her MSW from the West Virginia University School of Social Work.
She currently works with Dr. Joshua Feder, MD, Child and Family Psychiatrist, in Solana Beach, California.