Gal Szekely, MA, LMFT

Certified Hakomi Therapist and Teacher

Love Made Simple Founder

Gal Szekely is a Certified Hakomi Therapist and Teacher and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT 50301) with a private practice in El Cerrito. Gal is passionate about working with couples and individuals on relationship issues and, together with his wife, he founded The Couples Center, a relationship counseling and education center. Besides Hakomi, Gal teaches the Tamura Method, a form of therapy that integrates touch and table work in psychotherapy. He is an adjunct faculty member at the California Institute of Integral Studies and is an experienced teacher and workshop leader. In addition to a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology, Gal also holds a master’s in Social-Organizational Psychology and has a background in the business world and as a management consultant. His work is influenced by a long time meditation practice, his appreciation of the body and a multicultural background.