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  • Frank Jay Jameson, LMFT
    340 Points

    23282 Mill Creek Dr.
    Suite 260
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Kelly Higdon, MFT
    200 Points

    Kelly Higdon, MFT
    23151 Verdugo
    Suite 201
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Valerie Gelb, LMFT
    200 Points

    Valerie Gelb, MFT
    24953 Paseo de Valencia #24B
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Cathy Weinstein, MFT 160 Points

    Individual, Marriage, Family Therapy
    25283 Cabot Road, Suite 204
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Kelly Higdon, MFT 100 Points

    Kelly Higdon, MFT
    23151 Verdugo
    201
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Heidi Berman 10 Points

    26081 Merit Circle, Suite 120
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Jill Boultinghouse

    23161 Mill Creek Drive
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Michelle Conboy -10 Points

    23161 Mill Creek Dr., # 335
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Carole L. Gross

    23441 South Pointe Drive, Suite 130
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Amy St. Hilaire

    23121Verdugo Drive, Suite 200
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Sandy Pendleton

    23161 Mill Creek Drive, Suite 335
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Wendy Purcell

    23121 Verdugo Drive
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
  • Alitta Kullman

    Distance: 1.89 mi
    11 Mareblu, Suite 240
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
  • Distance: 1.89 mi
    11 Mareblu
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
  • Laura Adams, M.A., MFT 150 Points

    South OC Therapist
    Distance: 2.5 mi
    26151 Marguerite Parkway
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
  • Anita Joy Jacob, MFT 100 Points

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    27001 La Paz Rd., Suite 260
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Ron Shackelford 10 Points

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    23381 St Andrews
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
  • Eugene Whitney 10 Points

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    26381 Crown Valley Parkway, Suite 200
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    27281 Las Ramblas
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Luz P. Bayer

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    24800 Chrisanta Dr., Suite # 220
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    28201 Marguerite Parkway Suite 13
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    26302 La Paz Road
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Sheila Church, MFT -30 Points

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    27001 La Paz RD, Ste. #254
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Wendy Cova

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    26441 Crown Valley Parkway, Suite 101
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Evan Fewsmith

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    26938 Marbella
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Paul Gillane, MFT

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    27285 Las Ramblas Suite 232
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    27285 Las Ramblas Suite 232
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    27285 Las Ramblas Suite 232
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    26302 La Paz Road
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    27281 Las Ramblas
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Louisa M. McLane

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    27001 La Paz Rd.
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Elizabeth Pearce

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    23120 Alicia Parkway, Suite 102
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    27871 Medical Center Road
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    26302 La Paz Road Suite 201
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    27281 Las Ramblas
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    26302 La Paz Road
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    26932 Oso Parkway Suite 200
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Distance: 2.5 mi
    26302 La Paz Road
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Pamela Wilson

    Distance: 2.5 mi
    27001 La Paz Rd., # 224
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Rebecca B. Cooper

    Distance: 2.74 mi
    23861 El Toro Road, Suite 700
    Lake Forest, CA 92630
  • James Sanders 370 Points

    Sanders, James J., MA, LMFT, CCMHC
    Distance: 5.12 mi
    777 Corporate Drive,
    Suite 250
    Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
  • Kristen Meyer, M.S. 100 Points

    Private Practice
    Distance: 6.23 mi
    30131 Town Center Dr
    235
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
  • Nancy Peterson 10 Points

    Distance: 6.23 mi
    30011 Ivy Glenn, Suite 205
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
  • Linda G. Abramson

    Distance: 6.23 mi
    30131 Town Center Drive, Suite 104
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
  • Sheryl Aronson

    Distance: 6.23 mi
    30101 Town Center Drive, Suite 109
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
  • Pamela Deitz

    Distance: 6.23 mi
    30101 Town Center Drive, Suite 109
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
  • Sheila Diskin

    Distance: 6.32 mi
    380 Glenneyre St.
    Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Alisa Huntington

    Distance: 6.32 mi
    380 Glenneyre St, Suite D
    Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Ari Novick

    Distance: 6.32 mi
    333 Third Street
    Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Beverly Ventura

    Distance: 6.32 mi
    407 Mermaid Street
    Laguna Beach, CA 92651

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