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  • Jeanne L Groff 20 Points

    7406 27th Street West, Suite 208
    University Place, WA 98466
  • Geri Magee, MA
    200 Points

    LMFTA
    Distance: 4.66 mi
    6212 75th ST W
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • 20 Points

    Distance: 4.66 mi
    6212 75th Street West
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • 10 Points

    Distance: 4.66 mi
    7424 Bridgeport Way West
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    9618 Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    6212 75th Street West
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    6212 75th Street West
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    10828 Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest Suite 101
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    9881 Bridgeport Way Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    9330 59th Avenue Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    5475 Steilacoom Boulevard Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    10116 36th Avenue Court Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    9618 Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    10828 Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    10828 Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    6108 Community Place Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    8811 South Tacoma Way
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    5475 Steilacoom Boulevard Southwest
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Distance: 4.66 mi
    7424 Bridgeport Way West
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Charissa Walson, MA, LMHC
    430 Points

    Karis Wellness
    Distance: 5.11 mi
    7808 Pacific Ave
    Suite 8
    Tacoma, WA 98408
  • Patty Swanson, Lic. Marriage & Family Therapist 200 Points

    Swanson Patty, MA, LMFT, LMHC, NCC
    Distance: 5.11 mi
    6922 22nd St. W.
    Suite C
    Tacoma, WA 98466
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    1801 112th Street South
    Tacoma, WA 98444
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    3701 6th Ave #2
    Tacoma, WA 98406
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    1209 6th Avenue
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    2911 South Adams Street
    Tacoma, WA 98409
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    5113 Pacific Highway East
    Tacoma, WA 98424
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    1209 6th Avenue
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Peg A. Foley -10 Points

    Distance: 5.11 mi
    621 Pacific Avenue, Suite 8
    Tacoma, WA 98402
  • Wallace Goelzer

    Distance: 5.11 mi
    2501 East D St, Suite 213
    Tacoma, WA 98421
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    901 South I Street
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    1019 Pacific Avenue
    Tacoma, WA 98402
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    813 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    419 Martin Luther King J
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Distance: 5.11 mi
    901 North J Street
    Tacoma, WA 98403
  • James P Webster

    Distance: 5.11 mi
    1310 S. Union Ave., Suite A-302
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Carole Bergen 30 Points

    Distance: 6.61 mi
    9814 Harborview Place
    Gig Harbor, WA 98332
  • Ned David Bratspis

    Distance: 6.61 mi
    3019 Judson St., Suite C
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
  • Kimberly D. Green

    Distance: 6.61 mi
    3309 56th St. NW, Suite 101
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
  • Lori Sanders, LMFT
    300 Points

    Strong Foundation Strong Family
    Distance: 12.57 mi
    310 North Meridian
    Suite 209
    Puyallup, WA 98371
  • Jennifer Knight, MA MFT -10 Points

    Distance: 12.57 mi
    426 North Meridian
    Puyallup, WA 98371
  • Distance: 12.57 mi
    412 West Pioneer
    Puyallup, WA 98371
  • Erika Paduano 20 Points

    Distance: 12.64 mi
    33600 6th Avenue S., Suite 108
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Distance: 12.64 mi
    2415 South 320th Street
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Distance: 12.64 mi
    2415 South 320th Street
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Distance: 12.64 mi
    33710 9th Avenue South
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • -10 Points

    Distance: 12.64 mi
    1220 South 356th Street
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Distance: 12.64 mi
    34617 11th Avenue South Suite 302
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Distance: 12.64 mi
    2415 South 320th Street
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Terri A McLennan

    Distance: 12.64 mi
    33515 10th Place South, Building #16
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Nancy Paul

    Distance: 12.64 mi
    1220 South 356th Street
    Federal Way, WA 98003

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