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  • Bonnie Rumble

    2047 San Elijo Ave
    Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
  • Mauricio Cruz Y Celis

    815 3rd Avenue, S-315 D
    Chula Vista, CA 91911
  • Donald W. Welch

    2525 Camino del Rio South, Suite 315
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Sheila Henry

    5004 Maynard St.
    San Diego, CA 92122
  • Bill Martin

    1337 Camino Del Mar
    Del Mar, CA 92014
  • Peter Roussos

    1125 Camino Del Mar, Suite F
    Del Mar, CA 92014
  • Sapna Chaudhri

    4660 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 500
    San Diego, CA 92122
  • Gordon Meredith

    140 Marine View Ave
    Solana Beach, CA 92075
  • Diane Carlson

    Off Carmel Valley Road West
    Del Mar, CA 92014
  • Alana Schuller

    767 Academy Dr
    Solana Beach, CA 92075
  • Debra Jedeikin, MA LMFT Registered Play Therapist

    Del Mar Family Therapy
    990 Highland Drive
    Solana Beach, CA 92075
  • Paul Standal

    9255 Towne Centre Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Chad Hybarger

    2160 Fletcher Parkway, Suite M
    El Cajon, CA 92020
  • Connie L. Allen

    San Diego, California 92130
    San Diego, CA 92130
  • Donna Ray

    2023 Via Tiempo
    Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
  • Susan Granata

    140 Marine View Ave., Suite 202
    Solana Beach, CA 92075
  • Lynn B. Gary

    16935 West Bernardo Dr
    San Diego, CA 92127
  • Terrance Brown

    810 Emerald Street, Suite 123
    Pacific Beach, CA 92109
  • Joanne Pickering

    4764 Santa Monica Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92107
  • Lisa A. Ruderman

    9850 Genesee Avenue, Suite 425
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • John B Boesky

    5100 Marlborough Dr
    San Diego, CA 92116
  • Marilyn Marshall

    8950 Villa La Jolla Drive, Suite A110
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • Georgina Ramirez

    4130 La Jolla Village Dr, Suite 301
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • Sally C Huntington

    8950 Villa La Jolla Drive, Suite C113
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • Randi Helsel

    1959 Grand Ave, Suite A
    San Diego, CA 92109
  • Carole Meredith

    3252 Holiday Court, # 110
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • Susan C Goodell

    P.O. Box 2328
    Del Mar, CA 92014
  • Maggie Locke

    5505 Sunset Cliffs Blvd.
    San Diego, CA 92107
  • Mitchell Ginsberg

    6425 La Jolla Scenic Dr. South
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • Margie Martin

    5575 Lake Park Way, Suite 114
    La Mesa, CA 91942
  • Judy Ervice

    3707 Third Ave
    San Diego, CA 92103
  • Debra Dupree, Psychotherapist

    Couples Counseling...Save your relationship
    1011 Camino Del Rio South
    Suite 530
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Elaine M. Quattro

    4215 Spring St
    La Mesa, CA 91944
  • Pamela M Badger

    8080 La Mesa Boulevard, Suite 210
    La Mesa, CA 91941
  • Lori Bays

    San Diego, California 92116
    San Diego, CA 92116
  • Jacqueline Bonelli Smith

    1761 Hotel Cir S, Ste 224
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Johanna Lessner

    12307 Oak Knoll Road, Suite 0
    Poway, CA 92064
  • George Hovannes Apkarian

    15525 Pomerado Road, Suite E-4
    Poway, CA 92064
  • Crystal Green

    1807 Robinson Ave, Suite #204
    San Diego, CA 92103
  • Kenneth Buhr

    16935 W Bernardo Drive
    San Diego, CA 92127
  • David Peters

    2525 Camino Del Rio S, Suite 205
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Aimee L. Zakrewski

    11777 Sorrento Valley Road, Suite 105
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Charlene Crilley, MFT

    Marriage and Family Therapist
    5100 Marlborough Dr
    San Diego, CA 92116
  • Kate Martin

    3707 3rd Ave
    San Diego, CA 92103
  • Diana Guest

    1767 Grand Avenue, Suite 4
    San Diego, CA 92109
  • Sylvia L. Flanagan, MFT

    2231 Camino del Rio South, Suite 308
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Jon McWhorter

    2780 Cardinal Road
    San Diego, CA 92123
  • Joan Fritz Ahlgren

    11777 Sorrento Valley Road, Suite 105
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Noreen Rios

    4728 Iroquois Avenue, Suite K
    San Diego, CA 92117
  • Carolyn Gerard, MFT

    Couples & Relationship Therapist
    1516 Front Street
    San Diego, CA 92101

Marriage & Family Therapist Info

Marriage & Family Therapist Summary:
A Marriage and Family Therapist is trained in the mental health profession to diagnose and treat mental and emotional issues and concerns within marriages, couples and families.

A Marriage and Family Therapist focuses on getting to the core of problems that arise within groups of people. The therapy itself is relatively short-term, because they concentrate on treating the problem at the source and aiming for quick and effective results. A Marriage and Family Therapist is trained, licensed and certified to deal with a multitude of problems and concerns that cause tension and distress within families and couples.

Education and Training: Those who wish to enter the field of marriage and family therapy must first complete undergraduate training. This can either be in the form of a Masters degree or a Doctoral Degree. A Masters degree typically takes 2 to 3 years to complete and a Doctoral degree is usually 3 to 5 years. Then, 2 years of clinical experience and 3 to 4 years of clinical training must be completed. On average, a marriage and family therapist must undergo at least 12 years of training before he or she can complete the state licensing exam to become certified.

Many people who choose to enter this profession are already established as a psychologist, social worker, nurse, or counselor.


Marriage & Family Therapist FAQs:
What is a

Marriage and Family Therapist

?
A Marriage & Family Therapist is a professional who works with individuals, couples, or families to resolve conflicts and improve their relationships. A Marriage & Family Therapist helps to communicate, settle differences and solve problems within a couple or family unit.

How often do people see a Marriage and Family Therapist?
Many see a Marriage & Family Therapist for a short period of time. Some see a Marriage & Family Therapist for only a few sessions and others go for several months, depending on the relationship.

What are some signs that one should seek the help of a Marriage and Family Therapist?
Those who are dealing with any stressful situation in a relationship should seek a Marriage & Family Therapist. Some common issues a Marriage & Family Therapist can help with are: Anger, Blended Families, Infidelity, Infertility, Finances, Substance Abuse or Unemployment.

What is marriage and family therapy?
Therapists believe that all members of a family or group work together to influence the behavior of each individual. Therefore, in order to treat one, all members must be treated. This will serve to assist everyone involved at the same time, rather than focusing efforts on one person.

What are the benefits of using a Marriage and Family Therapist?
These therapists have been proven to be more effective and successful at treating family problems because this is their area of expertise. The number of sessions required is usually quite low because the therapist tackles the underlying concerns at the core and focuses on immediate solutions rather than long-term care. It has been shown to improve behavior and school performance in children.

How do I find a Marriage & Family Therapist in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate a Marriage & Family Therapist in your state. Select Marriage & Family Therapist from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate a Marriage & Family Therapist in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need a Marriage & Family Therapist in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Marriage & Family Therapists in your city and state.


Marriage & Family Therapist Related Terms:
marriage counselor, marriage therapist, therapy, family therapy, relationship, mediation, couples, family