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  • Mary E. Rodela, MS, LMFT
    450 Points

    Mary E. Rodela, MS, LMFT

    Mission Court Child and Family Counseling
    Distance: 8.55 mi
    13033 Penn Street, Suite 800
    Whittier, CA 90602
  • nicky palmer 100 Points

    nicky palmer

    ASD CONSULTANCY
    Distance: 8.55 mi
    13112 HADLEY ST #107
    107
    Whittier, CA 90601
  • Saxton Debra D LCSW

    Distance: 8.55 mi
    13112 East Hadley Suite 107
    Whittier, CA 90601
  • Whittier Pregnancy Counseling Centers

    Distance: 8.55 mi
    7743 Painter Avenue
    Whittier, CA 90602
  • Brenda Corderman, LMFT 260 Points

    Brenda Corderman, LMFT

    Brenda Corderman, LMFT
    Distance: 8.77 mi
    1100 E Orangethorpe Ave
    200-S
    Anaheim, CA 92801
  • Achieving Excellence International

    Distance: 8.77 mi
    Po Box 18316
    Anaheim, CA 92817
  • Kristen E. Farish

    Kristen E. Farish

    Distance: 8.77 mi
    5051 E. Orangethorpe Avenue, #E-130
    Anaheim, CA 92807
  • Marlene Larsen, M.S., LMFT
    610 Points

    Marlene Larsen, M.S., LMFT

    Therapy 4 LGBT
    Distance: 9.54 mi
    782 Pacific Ave
    782 Pacific Ave
    Long Beach, CA 90813
  • Douglas Tweedy
    300 Points

    Douglas Tweedy

    Doug Tweedy- M.A. Pastoral Counselor
    Distance: 9.54 mi
    1000 N. Studebaker Road
    CornerStone Church
    Long Beach, CA 90815
  • Kerttu Cantin, MFT
    300 Points

    Kerttu Cantin, MFT

    Psychotherapy
    Distance: 9.54 mi
    4510 East Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste 210
    Long Beach, CA 90804
  • Erik Edler 210 Points

    Erik Edler

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    6615 Pacific Coast Hwy., Suite 280
    Long Beach, CA 90803
  • Ashley Schenkel, M.S. 100 Points

    Ashley Schenkel, M.S.

    Ashley Schenkel, M.S. MFT Intern
    Distance: 9.54 mi
    4000 Long Beach Blvd., Suite 247
    Long Beach, CA 90807
  • 30 Points

    Samsamy, Ms. Shala, M.A., M.F.T.

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    5500 Atherton Street Suite 416
    Long Beach, CA 90815
  • Lisa A. Spendlove 10 Points

    Lisa A. Spendlove

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    4401 Atlantic Avenue
    Long Beach, CA 90807
  • Margie Bastedo -10 Points

    Margie Bastedo

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    5199 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 602
    Long Beach, CA 90804
  • Collins, Cathi, M.S., MFT

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    3350 East 7th Street 303
    Long Beach, CA 90804
  • Dave Cooper

    Dave Cooper

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    481 E Platt St
    Long Beach, CA 90805
  • Brigitte G Dutil

    Brigitte G Dutil

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    4433 E. Village Road
    Long Beach, CA 90808
  • Peter Gordon

    Peter Gordon

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    3317 Colorado St
    Long Beach, CA 90814
  • Sue Griffith

    Sue Griffith

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    5855 E Naples Plaza, Suite 210
    Long Beach, CA 90803
  • His Nesting Place-Pregnancy Help Center

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    401 E Market St
    Long Beach, CA 90805
  • Jeanne Knox

    Jeanne Knox

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    4000 Long Beach Blvd, Suite 204
    Long Beach, CA 90807
  • Marion Shanker

    Marion Shanker

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    2128 Tulane Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
  • Michael Sherman

    Michael Sherman

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    3722 E Broadway
    Long Beach, CA 90803
  • Sidney Tarpinian

    Sidney Tarpinian

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    6423 E. Pacific Coast Highway
    Long Beach, CA 90803
  • Tina B. Tessina PhD- M.F.C.C.

    Distance: 9.54 mi
    Post Office Box 4883
    Long Beach, CA 90804
  • Lori Breeden-Gomez, MFT 100 Points

    Lori Breeden-Gomez, MFT

    Lori L. Breeden-Gomez, M.S., MFT
    Distance: 10.27 mi
    3 Pointe Drive, Suite 305
    Brea, CA 92821
  • Jodi Blackley, MFT 60 Points

    Jodi Blackley, MFT

    Jodi Blackley, M.S., M.F.T.
    Distance: 10.27 mi
    711 E. Imperial Hwy #101
    Brea, CA 92821
  • Jodi Blackley

    Jodi Blackley

    Distance: 10.27 mi
    711 E. Imperial Hwy #101
    Brea, CA 92821
  • Luis O. Jarquin

    Luis O. Jarquin

    Distance: 10.27 mi
    3350 E. Birch Street, Suite 100
    Brea, CA 92821
  • Donna S. Melinkoff

    Donna S. Melinkoff

    Distance: 10.82 mi
    2211 S. Hacienda Blvd., Suite 103-C
    Hacienda Heights, CA 91745
  • Yvette Aguilar

    Yvette Aguilar

    Distance: 11.2 mi
    101 S. Kraemer Blvd., Suite 123
    Placentia, CA 92870
  • Donna Bowers

    Donna Bowers

    Distance: 11.2 mi
    101 South Kraemer Boulevard, Suite 110
    Placentia, CA 92870
  • Susan Garland, PsyD, MFT
    250 Points

    Susan Garland, PsyD, MFT

    Distance: 12.12 mi
    11770 Warner Ave Suite 217
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
  • West Advisory Christian Counseling Center

    Distance: 12.53 mi
    7021 Seville Avenue
    Huntington Park, CA 90255
  • California State University Dominguez

    Distance: 12.6 mi
    1000 East Victoria Street
    Carson, CA 90747
  • Community Development Admin Office

    Distance: 12.6 mi
    23734 Main Street
    Carson, CA 90745
  • Friendship Children Center - Community Development

    Distance: 12.6 mi
    23734 Main Street
    Carson, CA 90745
  • Lauren Ashley Shapiro , Licensed Clinical-Forensic Psychologist 630 Points

    Lauren Ashley Shapiro , Licensed Clinical-Forensic Psychologist

    Lauren Ashley Shapiro, PsyD
    Distance: 13.09 mi
    2230 W. Chapman Avenue
    209
    Orange, CA 92856
  • Ashley Schenkel, M.S. 150 Points

    Ashley Schenkel, M.S.

    Ashley Schenkel, M.S. MFT Intern
    Distance: 13.09 mi
    134 S Glassell, Suite I
    Orange, CA 92866
  • Dennis Cameron 80 Points

    Dennis Cameron

    Distance: 13.09 mi
    1310 West Stewart Drive
    Orange, CA 92868
  • Daniel Arvesen

    Daniel Arvesen

    Distance: 13.09 mi
    1745 W. Orangewood, Suite 101
    Orange, CA 92868
  • Collaborative Divorce Solutions

    Distance: 13.09 mi
    2570 North Santiago Blvd.
    Orange, CA 92867
  • Townes Eimer

    Townes Eimer

    Distance: 13.09 mi
    748 E. Chapman Ave
    Orange, CA 92866
  • LaTonda Hardy

    LaTonda Hardy

    Distance: 13.09 mi
    571 N. Poplar Street, Suite G
    Orange, CA 92868
  • Brennan Peterson

    Brennan Peterson

    Distance: 13.09 mi
    112 E. Chapman Avenue
    Orange, CA 92866
  • 40 Points

    Sophia Christian Counseling Center

    Distance: 13.73 mi
    1801 Park Court Place
    Santa Ana, CA 92701
  • 10 Points

    Angell Tom Medical

    Distance: 13.73 mi
    1801 Park Court Place Suite F202
    Santa Ana, CA 92701
  • 10 Points

    Dupee Karyl Ma Mfcc

    Distance: 13.73 mi
    1633 East 4th Street
    Santa Ana, CA 92701
  • Callanan Patrick Counselor

    Distance: 13.73 mi
    414 Eastside Avenue
    Santa Ana, CA 92701

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