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  • 312 Woodcliff Road
    Newton, MA 02461
  • Danielle Buckman

    17 Tarleton Road
    Newton, MA 02459
  • 321 Walnut Street Suite 440
    Newton, MA 02460
  • Distance: 0.66 mi
    53 Langley Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
  • Distance: 1.51 mi
    492 Waltham Street
    West Newton, MA 02465
  • Distance: 2.18 mi
    69 Day Street
    Auburndale, MA 02466
  • Distance: 2.24 mi
    18 Quincy Road
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
  • Distance: 2.24 mi
    250 Hammond Pond Parkway
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
  • Distance: 2.24 mi
    500 Beacon Street
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
  • Distance: 2.24 mi
    83 Dunster Road
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
  • Distance: 2.24 mi
    1234 Boylston Street
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
  • Bettina G. Dee

    Distance: 2.7 mi
    23 Main Street
    Watertown, MA 02472
  • Distance: 2.84 mi
    159 Washington Street
    Brighton, MA 02135
  • Distance: 2.84 mi
    188 Foster Street
    Brighton, MA 02135
  • Distance: 2.84 mi
    188 Foster Street
    Brighton, MA 02135
  • Distance: 3.04 mi
    675 Main Street
    Waltham, MA 02451
  • Distance: 3.04 mi
    40 Second Avenue
    Waltham, MA 02451
  • Distance: 3.04 mi
    409 Lexington
    Waltham, MA 02452
  • Distance: 3.17 mi
    23 Parker Rd.
    Needham Heights, MA 02494
  • L.M.H.C, L.M.F.T., L.C.S.W.
    200 Points

    Nuss Anne Scofield, M.Ed.
    Distance: 4.06 mi
    42 Washington Street, Suite 210
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
  • 10 Points

    Distance: 4.36 mi
    5 Watson Road
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Distance: 4.36 mi
    385 Concord Avenue
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Distance: 4.36 mi
    67 Leonard Street
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Distance: 4.36 mi
    5 Watson Road
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Distance: 4.36 mi
    5 Watson Road
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Distance: 4.36 mi
    73 Trapelo Road
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Distance: 4.36 mi
    5 Wilson Avenue
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Distance: 4.5 mi
    14 Fordham Road
    Allston, MA 02134
  • Distance: 4.5 mi
    14 Fordham Road
    Allston, MA 02134
  • Distance: 4.5 mi
    30 Gordon Street
    Allston, MA 02134
  • Marilyn Pritikin, LMFT 100 Points

    Marriage and Family Therapy
    Distance: 4.51 mi
    50 Boylston Street
    Brookline, MA 02445
  • Distance: 4.51 mi
    32 Kent Street
    Brookline, MA 02445
  • Hanna Fogel

    Distance: 4.51 mi
    124 Harvard St.
    Brookline, MA 02446
  • Distance: 4.51 mi
    3 Harvard Ave
    Brookline, MA 02446
  • Distance: 4.51 mi
    40 Webster Street
    Brookline, MA 02446
  • Mikele Rauch -10 Points

    Distance: 4.51 mi
    9 Babcock Street
    Brookline, MA 02446
  • Distance: 4.51 mi
    369 Tappan St Apt 6
    Brookline, MA 02445
  • Distance: 4.51 mi
    32 Kent
    Brookline, MA 02445
  • Distance: 5.36 mi
    780 American Legion Highway
    Roslindale, MA 02131
  • Distance: 5.87 mi
    301 Dudley Street
    Roxbury, MA 02119
  • Distance: 5.91 mi
    1280 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Distance: 5.91 mi
    7 Temple Street
    Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Distance: 5.91 mi
    61 Garfield St
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Distance: 5.91 mi
    21 Walden Square Road
    Cambridge, MA 02140
  • Distance: 5.91 mi
    46 Pleasant Street
    Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Distance: 6.04 mi
    7 Central Street
    Arlington, MA 02476
  • Distance: 6.04 mi
    226 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02474
  • Distance: 6.04 mi
    661 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02476
  • Distance: 6.04 mi
    251 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02474
  • Distance: 6.04 mi
    259 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02474

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