• Margaret Hoyne, LMFT

    Licensed Psychotherapist offering sessions in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo

  • "Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?"

    ~Mary Oliver

  • Life can be Challenging

    You don't have to figure it all out alone! Get a handle on it in private sessions with Margaret.

    Create more love & fulfillment in your life

    Are you feeling....

    • Alone, confused, lost? 
    • Misunderstood or not heard?
    • Anxious or have the blues?
    • Concerned about your relationship?

    Meaningful Work and Purpose

    Wish you had....

    • Less anxiety about finances
    • More purpose in your work
    • A stronger sense of living up to your potential
    • More time for family or friends

    Maybe you just don't know what's wrong

    Talk by phone or conference call basis

    • Need someone to talk to about a specific issue?
    • Want a new perspective on an old problem?
    • You're overwhelmed and need help sorting it out.
    • Need help solving a conflict with a friend or loved one?
  • Work With Margaret

    Join me on a journey of personal discovery and insights

    Personal Journey

    One on one sessions

    1 hour sessions in my office are:

    • Highly Engaging
    • Solution Oriented
    • Insightful and Friendly
    • Casual but deep
    • Strictly Confidential
    • Integrating EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing)

    Please click here to schedule your no fee 15-minute phone consultation today.

    A Value Driven Life

    Weekend Group Workshops

    In these weekend workshops, we will identify your life purpose and values so that you can start moving towards them by planning something everyday that is a purposeful step leading you towards a more Value Driven Life.


    Please click here to schedule your no fee 15-minute phone consultation today and find out more about the next workshop.

    Know Thyself

    1 day Enneagram Deep Dive

    This full day group program is a deep dive into the fascinating Enneagram, a system that analyzes human personality by means of 9 distinct but interconnected personality types.


    It's a dynamic growth oriented inventory that aims to pinpoint one's basic fears and motivations in order to facilitate personal growth through a specific guided trajectory.


    Please click here to schedule your no fee 15-minute phone consultation today and find out more about the next program.

  • About Margaret

    Margaret Hoyne, LMFT

    Compassion and Insight

    Margaret guides her sessions with clients with the clarity of one who knows the depth of life’s challenges. She listens for the strength and gifts of each person with a keen and compassionate ear and offers insightful wisdom, based on years of personal and professional experience.


    Each session prepares her clients to trust their instincts, receive a true read on their emotions, set healthy boundaries, take a proactive rather than reactive approach to life, and recognize and unwind from unhealthy patterns. People who were once overwhelmed and confused grow to use their own gifts and strengths in an authentic way to help them thrive in every aspect of their lives.


    Margaret takes great joy in guiding others through transformations. She is continuously engaged in emerging trends in psychology, as well as the world at large, because she understands that everything happening in the world today touches each of us in different ways. It is her intention to meet each person exactly where they are and help them get where they want and need to be.

    Talk to Margaret, she can help.

    Accreditations and Certifications

    Master's of Arts in Clinical Psychology

    Antioch University Santa Barbara


    Bachelor of Arts In Liberal Studies

    University of California Santa Barbara


    Completed Part I of the Enneagram Professional Training Program

    The Enneagram Institute


    Court Appointed Special Advocate

    CASA, Santa Barbara


    Member of California Association of Marriage Family Therapists

    Santa Barbara & San Luis Obispo


    EMDR Basic Training

    EMDR Institute

  • Contact Margaret

    Call me at 805-689-6187 for a NO FEE phone consultation

    San Luis Obispo, CA
    1411 Marsh St. Unit #108
    Santa Barbara, CA
    1010 Anacapa St.
    By Appointment Only