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  • 20 Points

    Kusnir Rosario Murga MFT

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2315 Prince St.
    Berkeley, CA 94705
  • Susan Ellen Oliver 20 Points

    Susan Ellen Oliver

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    1035 San Pablo Avenue, #5
    Berkeley, CA 94706
  • Suzanne Pregerson 10 Points

    Suzanne Pregerson

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2111 Vine Street, Suite A
    Berkeley, CA 94709
  • Sarah Ackerman

    Sarah Ackerman

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2955 Shattuck Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94705
  • Carol-Ann Allen

    Carol-Ann Allen

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    925 The Alameda, Suite 10
    Berkeley, CA 94707
  • Lindsey Antin

    Lindsey Antin

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    Close to BART, UC Berkeley and highways 24/13/580
    Berkeley, CA 94705
  • Johanna Clark

    Johanna Clark

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2576 Shattuck Avenue, Office 4
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Jeff Cohen

    Jeff Cohen

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2000 Dwight Way
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Sheryl Coryell

    Sheryl Coryell

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    1903 Berkeley Way
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Elson Henry M Mfcc

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2171 Shattuck Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Karen Jean Finch

    Karen Jean Finch

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2638 Warring St, Garden View Suite
    Berkeley, CA 94706
  • Theresa Fleming

    Theresa Fleming

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    1903 Berkeley Way
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Barbara Haber

    Barbara Haber

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2931 Shattuck Avenue, # 101
    Berkeley, CA 94705
  • Greg Henricks

    Greg Henricks

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2925 Shattuck Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94705
  • Isaacs L Marriage & Family Counselor

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    75 Maryland Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94707
  • Judith S. Jones

    Judith S. Jones

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    1641 Hopkins St.
    Berkeley, CA 94707
  • Kim Kluger

    Kim Kluger

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    1760 Solano Ave., Suite 300
    Berkeley, CA 94707
  • Mary Ann Leff

    Mary Ann Leff

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    1409 1/2 Edith St.
    Berkeley, CA 94703
  • Louise Monsour

    Louise Monsour

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2006 Dwight Way
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Jim Moyers

    Jim Moyers

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2424 Dwight Way
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Karen Rose

    Karen Rose

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2140 Shattuck Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Elayne Savage

    Elayne Savage

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2607 Alcatraz Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94705
  • Perinatal Psychotherapy Services

    Perinatal Psychotherapy Services

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    1600 Shattuck Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94709
  • Ivan Skolnikoff

    Ivan Skolnikoff

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2040 Vine St
    Berkeley, CA 94709
  • Leslie Valas

    Leslie Valas

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2006 Dwight Way, Suite 201 A
    Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Eti Andrew Valdez

    Eti Andrew Valdez

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    3120 Telegraph Avenue, Suite 10
    Berkeley, CA 94705
  • Chana Wilson

    Chana Wilson

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    2607 Alcatraz Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94705
  • Rebecca Woolis

    Rebecca Woolis

    Distance: 4.65 mi
    925 The Alameda
    Berkeley, CA 94707
  • Tamara T. Thebert, LMFT
    900 Points

    Tamara T. Thebert, LMFT

    Berkeley Women's Psychotherapy
    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1918 Bonita Ave.
    2nd Floor
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Marie Hopper, MFT
    300 Points

    Marie Hopper, MFT

    Marriage and Family Therapist
    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1035 San Pablo Avenue
    Suite #5
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Jamal Granick 30 Points

    Jamal Granick

    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1676 Solano Avenue
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Deja Vu Clairvoyant

    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1145 Solano Ave
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Allan Grill

    Allan Grill

    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1035 San Pablo Avenue, Suite 5
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Joanne H

    Joanne H

    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1350 Solano Avenue A
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Yvonne Mansell

    Yvonne Mansell

    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1035 San Pablo Ave., Suite 5
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Horacio H. Miller

    Horacio H. Miller

    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1496 Solano Avenue
    Albany, CA 94706
  • Fran Wickner

    Fran Wickner

    Distance: 5.89 mi
    1350-A Solano Avenue, Suite #4
    Albany, CA 94706
  • 460 Points

    Anne Courtney- MFT

    Distance: 7.07 mi
    23 Altarinda Road #209
    Orinda, CA 94563
  • Hershel Helena Phd MFT

    Distance: 7.07 mi
    29 Orinda Way #2155
    Orinda, CA 94563
  • Patricia Burke

    Patricia Burke

    Distance: 8.33 mi
    333 Estudillo Avenue
    San Leandro, CA 94577
  • Jane Steinberg, MFT
    580 Points

    Jane Steinberg, MFT

    Jane Steinberg, MFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    126 Church Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Ilene Wolff, MFT
    480 Points

    Ilene Wolff, MFT

    Affinity Counseling
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2918 Webster
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Lori E. Opal, Lori E Opal, MFT
    410 Points

    Lori E. Opal, Lori E Opal, MFT

    15+ years in practice
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    315 Sanchez
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Larry O'Connor, Marriage and Family Therapist 410 Points

    Larry O'Connor, Marriage and Family Therapist

    Larry O'Connor, Marriage and Family Therapist
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1902 Webster Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Tricia Ace, MFT
    410 Points

    Tricia Ace, MFT

    Psychotherapy - San Francisco
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    220 Montgomery Street
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Robert Norgaard, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
    410 Points

    Robert Norgaard, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

    Robert Norgaard, LMFT, Psychotherapy
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    45 Franklin Street
    303
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Andrea Chilton, MA,LMFT
    350 Points

    Andrea Chilton, MA,LMFT

    Affordable Psychotherapy
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    126 Church St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Kavitha Goldowitz, M.A, MFTi
    330 Points

    Kavitha Goldowitz, M.A, MFTi

    SF Counseling Services
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    220 Montgomery Street
    Suite 400
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Georgiana Spradling, Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapist
    320 Points

    Georgiana Spradling, Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapist

    Spradling, Dr. Georgiana, Ph.D.
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2443 Fillmore Street #325. Pacific Heights (CALIFORNIA And FILLMORE)
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Gino Inesi, MFT;MSC 310 Points

    Gino Inesi, MFT;MSC

    Accord system
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1206 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109

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