About Dr. Synde Acks

Dr. Synde Acks - counseling in Santa Rosa, CA

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Synde Acks is a licensed psychologist who uses her education and experience to skillfully help people overcome serious life challenges.

She has over 17 years of experience working with teens, young adults and families.

For the majority of her career Synde has been a counselor at a non-public school and a residential treatment facility.

She also has an amazing personality and sense of humor that helps people connect with her easily.

Areas of focus:

Synde works with boys and girls ages 13 and up with the following issues.

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma
  • Eating Disorders
  • Oppositional & Defiant Youth
  • Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Exploration
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender



BA in sociology and psychology from CA State University, Long Beach
Doctor of Psychology from Meridian University in Petaluma, California

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