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Meet Our Staff

About Us


Eric Anderson, LMFT, CSAT
M.S. in Marital and Family Therapy

Eric Anderson LMFT CSAT-S is the founder and clinical director at Pathway Therapy Center.  He graduated in 2012 with his Masters In Marriage and Family Therapy from Fuller Theological Seminary’s school of psychology and began working in the field of addiction treatment as a primary therapist in a residential chemical dependency treatment center in Southern California.

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Renee Swanson AMFT 
M.A in. Clinical Psychology for Marriage & Family Therapy



Renee Swanson is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist at Pathway Therapy Center with a passion for psychology, interpersonal relationships, and understanding how people think, feel, and behave. She holds a master’s degree in clinical psychology with an emphasis on Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University. 

Renee's previous experience includes working with clients at an inpatient substance abuse rehabilitation center, where she addressed mental health issues including trauma, depression, anxiety, and personality disorders, in addition to substance abuse and addiction. Renee also has experience working as a Certified Nutrition Consultant and owning a small retail business. Currently, Renee works with individuals, couples, and partners as they navigate the effects of sex and pornography addiction. She believes that each client is unique and should have a tailored therapeutic experience to meet their specific needs and goals. Renee works in an integrative manner, utilizing tools from different types of therapy including psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral therapy, narrative therapy, relational, and acceptance and commitment. Renee's philosophy is to collaborate with the client and provide respect, non-judgmental support, and empathy as they determine their next steps in life. If you are interested in working with Renee, she offers consultations to discuss what you are looking to gain from therapy.


Philip Huang AMFT 
M.A. in Counseling Psychology


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Philip Huang is an AMFT and an experienced sex educator, specializing in men’s sexual health. With over 20 years of experience, Philip helps men understand the underlying needs they are trying to meet through sex and porn, how they consume sex and porn to avoid intimacy or feeling, and how to communicate their needs and desires with their partner(s).

Philip helps his clients develop a healthy, pleasurable, and fulfilling sexual practice that benefits both them and their partner(s). He holds a M.A. in Counseling Psychology from the Wright Institute and believes in incremental change, as he works with his clients to try new things for a week or two and evaluate their progress. Through his work, Philip believes that understanding, rather than shame or guilt, leads to meaningful change. He also views therapy as a defined space where clients can practice new ways of being and relating before moving on to the next phase of their lives.


Drea Garrett AMFT APCC
M.A. in Counseling Psychology


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Drea Garrett is an AMFT/APCC at Pathway Therapy Center, and also works as an outreach clinician with the unhoused population in San Jose. Drea completed her Undergraduate Degree at UC Berkeley, and her master’s in counseling at Saint Mary’s College in Moraga. Recently, she completed her associate hours and is preparing to test for licensure. 

Drea is a Bay Area native, born and raised in the East Bay, and takes great pride in being able to give back to her community through her professional work.  She has a very down to earth style and approaches treatment collaboratively. The therapy she provides is individualized to each client’s specific needs to best support their growth and healing.  Drea has over 13 years of experience in crisis response, outreach, and trauma work, where she began as a volunteer supporting survivors of domestic violence and their children. In more recent years she has worked in the field of community mental health and addiction. She also has experience in forensic treatment working with individual’s addressing legal ramifications of their sexually compulsive behaviors and porn addictions.  Drea is currently taking new clients! If you are interested in scheduling an appointment, her contact information is listed above.

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Dr. Katy Cook PhD AMFT


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(925) 291-0070

Katy Cook is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist at Pathway Therapy Center working with adults, couples, adolescents, and kids. She graduated in 2009 from Pacifica Graduate institute with an M.A. in Counseling Psychology and in 2015 with a PhD in Clinical, Educational & Health Psychology.

Katy has over a decade of experience in the mental health field and specializes in depth psychology; she loves working in a psychodynamic manner that allows her to help her clients explore underlying issues, motivation, thoughts, and behaviors. Katy has a particular affinity for helping others navigate life transitions, recognize patterns, nurture resiliency, and find healthy ways of coping with life’s challenges, all in a warm and supportive space.

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Derek Andrucko AMFT


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(925) 450-6155

Derek Andrucko is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist with a strong desire to serve couples who are dealing with betrayal in their marriage, especially related to sexual addiction.  He holds a master’s degree in counseling psychology at California Baptist University.

Derek’s previous experience includes working with couples and families uncovering the underlying emotional needs of family members and how families get stuck in relational patterns that they find impossible to escape. Currently, Derek works with married couples and individuals as they navigate the effects of mistrust, especially mistrust relating to sexual betrayal. He believes that serving the family unit, and serving all of its members, is of utmost importance and has dedicated his work towards this. If you are interested in working with Derek, then please give him a call to begin the discussion.

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