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  • Charles Wickstrand

    Distance: 13.4 mi
    1811 Brentwood Road
    Oakland, CA 94602
  • Cheryl Deaner, Therapist and Counselor, LMFT
    300 Points

    Psychotherapy - LMFT 36764
    Distance: 13.87 mi
    1148 Stanford Avenue, Emeryville, CA
    Emeryville, CA 94662
  • Gail Sher 20 Points

    Distance: 13.87 mi
    1500 Park Ave., Suite 435
    Emeryville, CA 94608
  • Tamara T. Thebert, LMFT
    900 Points

    Berkeley Women's Psychotherapy
    Distance: 14.7 mi
    1918 Bonita Ave.
    2nd Floor
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Marie Hopper, MFT
    300 Points

    Marriage and Family Therapist
    Distance: 14.7 mi
    1035 San Pablo Avenue
    Suite #5
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Jamal Granick 30 Points

    Distance: 14.7 mi
    1676 Solano Avenue
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Distance: 14.7 mi
    1145 Solano Ave
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Allan Grill

    Distance: 14.7 mi
    1035 San Pablo Avenue, Suite 5
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Joanne H

    Distance: 14.7 mi
    1350 Solano Avenue A
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Yvonne Mansell

    Distance: 14.7 mi
    1035 San Pablo Ave., Suite 5
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Horacio H. Miller

    Distance: 14.7 mi
    1496 Solano Avenue
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Fran Wickner

    Distance: 14.7 mi
    1350-A Solano Avenue, Suite #4
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Larry Lease

    Distance: 15.39 mi
    281 East H. Street
    Benicia, CA 94510
  • Vinodha Joly, Psychotherapist - LMFT (#81248)
    500 Points

    Vinodha Psychotherapy and Consultation
    Distance: 15.57 mi
    3015 Hopyard Rd
    Suite M
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • Mary Deggelman, LMFT 450 Points

    Mind Body Connect Therapy Family Counseling
    Distance: 15.57 mi
    Home office
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
  • Rachel Haynes, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
    370 Points

    Rachel Haynes Marriage & Family Therapist, PC
    Distance: 15.57 mi
    6200 Stoneridge Mall Road
    300
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • Rachel Haynes, Marriage & Family Therapist
    300 Points

    Rachel Haynes Marriage & Family Therapist, PC
    Distance: 15.57 mi
    350 Main Street
    Suite H
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
  • Margaret Petersen, MFT 100 Points

    Distance: 15.57 mi
    344 Division Street
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
  • Mary Kennard, LMFT
    100 Points

    Private practice
    Distance: 15.57 mi
    5674 #116 Stoneridge Drive
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • Peggy J. Wynne 10 Points

    Distance: 15.57 mi
    5700 Stoneridge Mall Road
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • Susan D Hanau

    Distance: 15.57 mi
    1811 Santa RIta Rd, Ste 216
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
  • Deborah Knabenshuh, Marriage and Family Therapist

    Knabenshuh Deborah M.A., M.F.T.
    Distance: 15.57 mi
    5776 Stoneridge Mall Rd.
    140
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • Distance: 15.57 mi
    3015 Hopyard Road, Suite O
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • Marjorie Muentz

    Distance: 15.57 mi
    4233 Sharab Ct.
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
  • Phillip F Evans

    Distance: 18.12 mi
    500 Alfred Nobel Dr, Ste 137
    Hercules, CA 94547
  • Distance: 18.12 mi
    2709 McDonald Avenue
    Hercules, CA 94547
  • Judith Weatherly, Marriage & Family Therapist
    300 Points

    Judith R. Weatherly, MFT
    Distance: 18.19 mi
    237 25th Street
    Richmond, CA 94804
  • Patti Boucher 10 Points

    Distance: 18.19 mi
    6259 Bernhard Avenue
    Richmond, CA 94805
  • Teri Sorkin, MFT
    530 Points

    Marriage and Family Therapy
    Distance: 18.53 mi
    1615 Second St
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Lauralee Ragsdale, Marriage Family Therapist
    520 Points

    Lauralee Ragsdale Marriage Family Therapist
    Distance: 18.53 mi
    2222 Second St.
    14
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Janice Maurer, Marriage & Family Therapy Intern 310 Points

    Marriage & Family Therapy
    Distance: 18.53 mi
    326 South L Street
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Laura Melgosa, M.S.
    300 Points

    Distance: 18.53 mi
    1848 Holmes Street - Building E
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Jeannie Wolitzer, Marriage & Family Therapist
    250 Points

    Jeannie Wolitzer MFT
    Distance: 18.53 mi
    2222 Second Street
    Suite 14
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Mary Perreault, MS, MFTI
    200 Points

    Mary Perreault, MS, MFTI
    Distance: 18.53 mi
    2222 Second Street
    Suites 12 & 15
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Melissa Johnson, Marriage and Family Therapist
    200 Points

    Melissa Johnson, MFT
    Distance: 18.53 mi
    1848 Holmes Street, Building E
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Deb Lefort, MFT 10 Points

    Distance: 18.53 mi
    1763 Barcelona Street
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Julie K McCloskey -10 Points

    Distance: 18.53 mi
    1763 Barcelona Street
    Livermore, CA 94550
  • Shirley S. Dorritie, MFT
    410 Points

    Shirley S. Dorritie - THE CENTER FOR PERFORMANCE AND ACHIEVEMENT
    Distance: 19.19 mi
    191 Sand Creek Rd.
    Suite 202E
    Brentwood, CA 94513
  • Rene Lewellyn, Licensed MFT 100 Points

    Rene Lewellyn Marriage and Family Therapist Inc.
    Distance: 19.19 mi
    1210 Central Blvd
    Brentwood, CA 94513
  • Pam Mikolajczyk 10 Points

    Distance: 19.19 mi
    815 First St., Suite 1
    Brentwood, CA 94513
  • Barbara Larsen

    Distance: 21 mi
    39055 Hastings Street, Suite 202A
    Fremont, CA 94538
  • Distance: 21.38 mi
    625 Florida Street
    Vallejo, CA 94590
  • Distance: 21.38 mi
    526 Tennessee Street
    Vallejo, CA 94590
  • Glenn H. Fleisch

    Distance: 21.38 mi
    526 Tennessee Street
    Vallejo, CA 94590
  • Ginny Patton Matchette

    Distance: 21.38 mi
    236 Georgia Street
    Vallejo, CA 94590
  • Distance: 21.38 mi
    2616 Springs Road
    Vallejo, CA 94589
  • Jane Steinberg, MFT
    580 Points

    Jane Steinberg, MFT
    Distance: 21.76 mi
    126 Church Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Ilene Wolff, MFT
    480 Points

    Affinity Counseling
    Distance: 21.76 mi
    2918 Webster
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Lori E. Opal, Lori E Opal, MFT
    410 Points

    15+ years in practice
    Distance: 21.76 mi
    315 Sanchez
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Larry O'Connor, Marriage and Family Therapist 410 Points

    Larry O'Connor, Marriage and Family Therapist
    Distance: 21.76 mi
    1902 Webster Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115

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