Media & speaker inquiries

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For inquiries related to news media and speaking engagements:


Joanna Ricco, MS, MFT provides succinct, punchy, and accessible feedback about issues San Francisco Bay Area residents face. Consider Joanna Ricco’s professional psycho-social critique as a reliable source for rounding out stories with impact.


Group & Interpersonal Dynamics

  • Having roommates as an adult

  • Dating apps, accountability, and making real connections

  • Workplace conflict

Sexuality & Gender

  • Reconnecting with your partner

  • Managing stress in a relationship

  • The spectrum of gender identity and Transition

Depression & Anxiety

  • Skills to manage symptoms

  • What to look out for in your teen’s behavior: worry vs. support

  • How to cope with changes in a big city


  • Just Like Me: Mirroring and Enmeshment in Relationships                                Contemporary Relationships Conference 2015 Speaker, Austin, TX 

  • Granting Ourselves Permission to Live Our Best Lives                     Metropolitan Club Speaker Series 2016, San Francisco, CA

  • Conference Call with Chrity on, periodic guest speaker,  doling out advice on sex, relationships, and dating

  • Loneliness in San Francisco's Social Media Culture                             workshop co-presented at Covo, San Francisco, 2017