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  • Nicky MacCallum
    200 Points

    Nicky MacCallum

    Maccallum Nicky MFT, NCC
    Distance: 26.52 mi
    5332 College Avenue, Suite #204
    Oakland, CA 94618
  • Susan McCree
    200 Points

    Susan McCree

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    516 Oakland Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Noah Oderberg, PhD 200 Points

    Noah Oderberg, PhD

    Noah Oderberg- Clinical Psychologist
    Distance: 26.52 mi
    5435 College Avenue
    201
    Oakland, CA 94618
  • Matthew Lindgren, MFT 100 Points

    Matthew Lindgren, MFT

    Blackbird Family Therapy, Inc.
    Distance: 26.52 mi
    3956 Edgemoor Place
    Oakland, CA 94605
  • Bronwyn Warren 30 Points

    Bronwyn Warren

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    4171 Piedmont Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Teri K. Smith 20 Points

    Teri K. Smith

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    410 43rd Street
    Oakland, CA 94609
  • Alena Hutchinson 10 Points

    Alena Hutchinson

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    5478A College Ave
    Oakland, CA 94618
  • Teresa Allen

    Teresa Allen

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    4171 Main St.
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Joseph Cristofalo

    Joseph Cristofalo

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    5313 College Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94618
  • Martha Helms

    Martha Helms

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    516 Oakland Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Steven B. Herrmann

    Steven B. Herrmann

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    2220 Mountain Boulevard
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Ellen B. Klyce

    Ellen B. Klyce

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    525 Bellevue Ave
    Oakland, CA 94610
  • Sheila Longerbeam

    Sheila Longerbeam

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    3852 Piedmont Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Elana J. Vitek, Therapist

    Elana J. Vitek, Therapist

    Marriage & Family Therapist
    Distance: 26.52 mi
    445 Bellevue Avenue Suite 203
    Oakland, CA 94610
  • Ellen C Odza

    Ellen C Odza

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    4283 Piedmont Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Mary Owen

    Mary Owen

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    444 34th Street
    Oakland, CA 94609
  • Howard Pollack

    Howard Pollack

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    4026 Piedmont Ave
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Paul E. Rammer

    Paul E. Rammer

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    2917 McClure Street
    Oakland, CA 94603
  • Ernest Saunders

    Ernest Saunders

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    4283 Piedmont Avenue, Suite F-4
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Lana Theimer

    Lana Theimer

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    5625 College Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94618
  • Craig Toonder

    Craig Toonder

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    431 30th Street, Suite 7B
    Oakland, CA 94609
  • Melvin Torly

    Melvin Torly

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    2220 Mountain Blvd., Suite 240
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Charles Wickstrand

    Charles Wickstrand

    Distance: 26.52 mi
    1811 Brentwood Road
    Oakland, CA 94602
  • 460 Points

    Anne Courtney- MFT

    Distance: 26.53 mi
    23 Altarinda Road #209
    Orinda, CA 94563
  • Hershel Helena Phd MFT

    Distance: 26.53 mi
    29 Orinda Way #2155
    Orinda, CA 94563
  • Gail Eiselman

    Gail Eiselman

    Distance: 26.86 mi
    49 Park Way
    Piedmont, CA 94611
  • John Barakos, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist 410 Points

    John Barakos, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

    John A. Barakos, MA, LMFT Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3468 Mt Diablo Blvd.
    Suite B301
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Della  Fernandes, LMFT
    300 Points

    Della Fernandes, LMFT

    Individual, Marriage and Family Counseling
    Distance: 28.97 mi
    935 Moraga Road, Suite 215
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Debbie Halliday, MFT
    250 Points

    Debbie Halliday, MFT

    Debbie Halliday, M.A., MFT,SEP
    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3470 Mt. Diablo Blvd. Suite A-200
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Mary Roy, L.M.F.T. 150 Points

    Mary Roy, L.M.F.T.

    Mary Roy, M.F.T.
    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3184 A Old Tunnel Road
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Cynthia Mansur, Cynthia Mansur, MFT 100 Points

    Cynthia Mansur, Cynthia Mansur, MFT

    Cynthia Mansur, MFT
    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3468 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
    Suite B301
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Ernest Isaacs 20 Points

    Ernest Isaacs

    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3708 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Chrissy Brewer

    Chrissy Brewer

    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3708 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Suite 320
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Holly Holmes

    Holly Holmes

    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3702 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Marilyn Jenkins

    Marilyn Jenkins

    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3468 Mt. Diablo Boulevard, Suite B201
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Valorie de Lea

    Valorie de Lea

    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3468 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Suite B-301
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Linda J. Engelman- Marriage and Family Therapist

    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3468 Mt. Diablo Boulevard Suite B301
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • John D. Mason

    John D. Mason

    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3468 Mount Diablo Boulevard
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Dawn Shifreen

    Dawn Shifreen

    Distance: 28.97 mi
    3184 Old Tunnel Road
    Lafayette, CA 94549
  • Alina Baugh, LMFT
    210 Points

    Alina Baugh, LMFT

    Alina Steinberg Baugh Psychotherapy
    Distance: 29.64 mi
    2515 Santa Clara Avenue
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Elizabeth Dandenell, MFT 110 Points

    Elizabeth Dandenell, MFT

    Psychotherapy Practice
    Distance: 29.64 mi
    2515 Santa Clara Ave
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Ann Wlad, LMFT 100 Points

    Ann Wlad, LMFT

    1956
    Distance: 29.64 mi
    2223 Santa Clara Avenue
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Marilyn G Marco 10 Points

    Marilyn G Marco

    Distance: 29.64 mi
    2241 Central Ave, Suite G
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Sinead Smyth 10 Points

    Sinead Smyth

    Distance: 29.64 mi
    2515 Santa Clara Avenue
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Isadora Alman

    Isadora Alman

    Distance: 29.64 mi
    917 Walnut Street
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Claire Marie Crosetti

    Claire Marie Crosetti

    Distance: 29.64 mi
    2245 Santa Clara Ave., Suite 200
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Sally McIntyre

    Sally McIntyre

    Distance: 29.64 mi
    620 Westline Drive
    Alameda, CA 94501

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