Michael Kohler

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

I am a Clinical Social Worker licensed in Oregon and Washington, with 40 years of experience. I have worked in a wide variey of settings, including chemical dependency treatment, inpatient psychiatry, and outpatient mental health. Please refer to my website (michaelkohlerlcsw@gmail.com) for details


  • Individual Therapy
  • Individual Therapy

My Approach

My approach is individualized and integrative, meaning that I work to created a new approach with every person. This begins with forming a solid rapport, and thorough understanding of your unique life and circumstances. I draw on my extensive experience to forge the appropriate tools for our collaboration. Please refer to my website(michaelkohlerlcsw@gmai.com) for further details.

My Background

My current orientaion is a blending of a variety of theories and tools that I have absorbed through four decades. Some of these are: Ericksonian approaches; Interpersonal theories; Psychodynamic; Systems theory; and Attachment theory.

All Treatment Orientations I Use

  • Attachment Theory
  • Eclectic
  • Interpersonal

Issues I Treat

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Loss or Grief
  • Panic

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • Out of Network
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BridgeSpan
  • Cascade Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Integrated Health Plan
  • Kaiser
  • MHN
  • MODA
  • Optum
  • PacifiCare
  • Premera
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence BC/BS
  • Reliant Behavioral Health (RBH)
  • United Behavioral Health
  • ValueOptions


  • 503 231 1711
  • Website
  • 1020 S.W. Taylor St., Ste. 560, Portland, Oregon 97205
    PORTLAND, OR 97205

At a Glance

  • Experience: 40 Year(s) of Practice
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Rate: $60.-150./session

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