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  • Distance: 3.98 mi
    7777 Alvarado Road Suite 315
    La Mesa, CA 91941
  • Distance: 3.98 mi
    4215 Spring Street
    La Mesa, CA 91941
  • Distance: 10.24 mi
    180 Otay Lakes Road Suite 107
    Bonita, CA 91902
  • Ana Rebecca Toothman, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
    200 Points

    Professional Christian Counseling Services
    Distance: 11.32 mi
    229 F St.
    suite K
    National City, CA 91910
  • Ana Rebecca Toothman, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
    190 Points

    Professional Christian Counseling Services
    Distance: 11.32 mi
    229 F St.
    suite K
    National City, CA 91910
  • Distance: 11.72 mi
    2514 Alpine Boulevard
    Alpine, CA 91901
  • Jeanine Sachs, MFT 190 Points

    Jeanine F. Sachs, MFT
    Distance: 12.37 mi
    13625 Adrian St.
    Poway, CA 92064
  • George Hovannes Apkarian
    100 Points

    Distance: 12.37 mi
    15525 Pomerado Road, Suite E-4
    Poway, CA 92064
  • Johanna Lessner

    Distance: 12.37 mi
    12307 Oak Knoll Road, Suite 0
    Poway, CA 92064
  • Angela Winslow, MFT
    680 Points

    Angela Winslow MFT - Couples Counseling San Diego
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    5230 Carroll Canyon Rd.
    Suite 100
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Robyn Firtel
    650 Points

    Robyn Firtel MFT
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    3790 Via De La Valle
    San Diego, CA 92014
  • Dr. Matthew Bruhin, Addiction Specialist
    570 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    4452 Park Blvd.
    302
    San Diego, CA 92116
  • Nancy Fagan, Divorce Mediator
    430 Points

    Divorce Help Clinic
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    11622 El Camino Real, Suite 100
    San Diego, CA 92130
  • Rosanna R LMFT, MFT 420 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    1761 HOTEL CIRCLE S.,
    300
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Tammy Fletcher, LMFT
    410 Points

    Fletcher Therapy
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2525 Camino del Rio South
    Suite 205
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Sarah Cook
    410 Points

    Sarah Cook Ruggera, MFT
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    5230 Carroll Canyon Road, Suite 116
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Jennine Estes, M.A.,IMF
    360 Points

    Jennine Estes - San Diego Therapy
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2835 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 120C
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Susannah Muller, LMFT
    350 Points

    San Diego Counseling & Therapy
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    5230 Carroll Canyon Rd.
    Suite 314
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Carolyn Gerard, MFT
    300 Points

    Couples & Relationship Therapist
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    1516 Front Street
    San Diego, CA 92101
  • Debra Jedeikin, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
    300 Points

    Del Mar Family Therapy
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    12520 High Bluff Drive
    San Diego, CA 92130
  • Kim Jones, MA,MFT
    300 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    9330 Carmel Mountain Rd. Ste C
    San Diego, CA 92129
  • Barbara Cunningham, Psy.D.,MFT
    300 Points

    San Diego Relationship Counseling
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2835 Camino Del Rio South, Ste. 120-C
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Trish Stanley, PsyD, LMFT 300 Points

    The Center for Couples Therapy
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    5190 Governor Drive
    104
    San Diego, CA 92122
  • Charlene Crilley, MFT
    270 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    Retired, no longer in practice
    San Diego, CA 92116
  • William Youngblood, MS,LMFT 260 Points

    William Youngblood, MS, LMFT
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    9815 Carroll Canyon Rd. Suite 100
    San Diego, CA 92131
  • Rosanna Reyes Feet, MFT
    220 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    1761 Hotel Circle South Suite
    300
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Sylvia L. Flanagan, MFT
    210 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2231 Camino del Rio South, Suite 308
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Karen Gless, Ph.D.
    210 Points

    Gless Karen PhD
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    3660 Clairemont Dr #9
    San Diego, CA 92117
  • Kerreen Chau, LMFT
    210 Points

    KChau Therapy
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    591 Camino de la Reina, Suite 918
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Lori Underwood
    200 Points

    Lori Underwood Therapy
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2835 Camino Del Rio South
    120
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Amy Chang, LMFT
    200 Points

    San Diego Marriage and Family Therapist
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2423 Camino del Rio South #103
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Matthew Bruhin, Psychotherapist 150 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    4452 Park Blvd. Ste. 212
    San Diego, CA 92116
  • Linda Erwin-Gallagher, MFT,CEAP, SAP 150 Points

    MARRIAGE FAMILY AND CHILD THERAPIST, INC
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2423 Camino del Rio South, #104
    SAN DIEGO, CA 92108
  • Brynn Spiegel, MFT 100 Points

    Brynn Spiegel, MFT
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    5190 Governor Drive, Suite 104
    San Diego, CA 92122
  • Laura Carr, LMFT 100 Points

    Center for Mindful Relationships
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2333 First Avenue
    Suite 203
    San Diego, CA 92101
  • Debra Dupree, Psychotherapist 100 Points

    Couples Counseling...Save your relationship
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    1011 Camino Del Rio South
    Suite 530
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Dr. Barbara Cunningham, MFT, Psy.D.,MFT 100 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2835 Camino Del Rio South, Ste. 120-C
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • 100 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    9330 Carmel Mountain Road, Suite C
    San Diego, CA 92129
  • 20 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    -
    San Diego, CA 92166
  • Kenneth Buhr 10 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    16935 W Bernardo Drive
    San Diego, CA 92127
  • Sapna Chaudhri 10 Points

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    4660 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 500
    San Diego, CA 92122
  • Distance: 12.58 mi
    5190 Governor Drive Suite 104
    San Diego, CA 92122
  • Joan Fritz Ahlgren

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    5095 Murphy Canyon Rd #100
    San Diego, CA 92123
  • Connie L. Allen

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    San Diego, California 92130
    San Diego, CA 92130
  • Lori Bays

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    San Diego, California 92116
    San Diego, CA 92116
  • Liana Beckett, LMFT

    Beckett, Ms. Liana R., LMFT
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2525 Camino del Rio South
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Distance: 12.58 mi
    3650 Clairemont Drive Suite 9
    San Diego, CA 92117
  • John B Boesky

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    5100 Marlborough Dr
    San Diego, CA 92116
  • Kathleen  Burns, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

    Burns Kathleen O MFT
    Distance: 12.58 mi
    8885 Rio San Diego Drive
    365
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Cindi Christiansen

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    9666 Businesspark Ave., #101
    San Diego, CA 92131

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