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  • Dorothy Boerste, Marriage & Family Therapist 310 Points

    Dorothy Boerste, Marriage & Family Therapist

    Dorothy Boerste, MFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    870 Market St.
    400
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Ellen S. Brown, LMFT
    310 Points

    Ellen S. Brown, LMFT

    Ellen S. Brown, LMFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1902 Webster St.
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Tricia Ace, MFT
    310 Points

    Tricia Ace, MFT

    Psychotherapy
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    200 Montgomery Street
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Susmita Shah
    310 Points

    Susmita Shah

    Susmita Shah, MFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1944 Fillmore Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Pam  Miller, MFT
    260 Points

    Pam Miller, MFT

    Psychotherapy
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    425 Divisadero St. Suite 206
    San Francisco , CA 94117
  • Debra Miller, RN, MFT, LPC 230 Points

    Debra Miller, RN, MFT, LPC

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1465 Church Street
    San Francisco, CA 94131
  • Jane Reingold, MFT
    220 Points

    Jane Reingold, MFT

    Jane Reingold, MFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    801 Portola Drive, Suite 205
    San Francisco, CA 94127
  • Scott Balderson, MFT
    200 Points

    Scott Balderson, MFT

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    533A Castro Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Devona Snook, MFT
    200 Points

    Devona Snook, MFT

    Devona Snook Therapy
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    582 Market St.
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Kathryn Hirt, MFT 200 Points

    Kathryn Hirt, MFT

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    582 Market St
    2005
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Thomas Faupl, MFT 150 Points

    Thomas Faupl, MFT

    Thomas Faupl
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2148 Market St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Michael Korson, MFT
    120 Points

    Michael Korson, MFT

    Michael Korson, MFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    126 Church Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Helena McMahon 110 Points

    Helena McMahon

    Marriage and Family Therapist
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    23 Masonic Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Andrea Dindinger, MA
    110 Points

    Andrea Dindinger, MA

    Psychology
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    295 Fell Street
    Suite B
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • 100 Points

    Colvin, Lucy, MFT

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    735 Montgomery Street #300
    San Francisco, CA 94111
  • Michele Honeck MFT 100 Points

    Michele Honeck MFT

    Counseling
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Susanne Babbel, PhD 100 Points

    Susanne Babbel, PhD

    Dr. Susanne Babbel, MFT, Psychotherapist
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1996 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Erica Mainshine, MFT 100 Points

    Erica Mainshine, MFT

    Erica Mainshine MFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    563 Castro Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Kathleen Dunbar, MA, CHT, LMFT 100 Points

    Kathleen Dunbar, MA, CHT, LMFT

    Kathleen Dunbar
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    16 Blake Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Beth Ohanneson, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist 100 Points

    Beth Ohanneson, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

    Ohanneson Beth MFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    3530 Sacramento Street, Suite1
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Susan Berger, MFT 100 Points

    Susan Berger, MFT

    Psychotherapist
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    121 Clement Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Susan  Allen, LMFT 100 Points

    Susan Allen, LMFT

    Psychotherapy
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2859 Sacramento St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Nicolle Zapien
    100 Points

    Nicolle Zapien

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2964 Fillmore St.
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Leslie Franklin 70 Points

    Leslie Franklin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1626A Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Jill McCall, MFT 60 Points

    Jill McCall, MFT

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1865 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Dennis Thatcher 50 Points

    Dennis Thatcher

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1637 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Julie De Pinna Armer 20 Points

    Julie De Pinna Armer

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1603 Church St
    San Francisco, CA 94131
  • Kirsten Beuthin 10 Points

    Kirsten Beuthin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    207A Sanchez Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Jeanne Clark 10 Points

    Jeanne Clark

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    4214 18th St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Mary T. Cronin 10 Points

    Mary T. Cronin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1325 Columbus Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94133
  • Barbara Elbl 10 Points

    Barbara Elbl

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    4333 California Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Sam Garanzini 10 Points

    Sam Garanzini

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1246 Castro St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Carolyn Lowery 10 Points

    Carolyn Lowery

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1939 Divisadero, Suite 4D
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Carol Norris 10 Points

    Carol Norris

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1824 Noriega St., Suite 5
    San Francisco, CA 94117
  • Nina Rodrigues 10 Points

    Nina Rodrigues

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    870 Market Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Nydia Rosales 10 Points

    Nydia Rosales

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2595 Mission Street, Suite 311
    San Francisco, CA 94110
  • Margo Tabet 10 Points

    Margo Tabet

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2964 Fillmore St
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Bette C. Acuff

    Bette C. Acuff

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1728 Union St, Suite 209
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Padma Ali

    Padma Ali

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1122 Clement Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • John Amodeo

    John Amodeo

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    946 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Barbara Rose, MFT

    Barbara Rose, MFT

    Barbara Rose, MFT
    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2504 Clay Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Madhu Batheja

    Madhu Batheja

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1728 Union St, Ste 211
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Lucy A Boas

    Lucy A Boas

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    414 Gough St., Suite 6
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Lisa Bograd

    Lisa Bograd

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    4155 24th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Toni Brooks

    Toni Brooks

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    -
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Brown, Ellen S., L.M.F.T,

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1902 Webster Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Brown, Ellen S., L.M.F.T,

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1902 Webster Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Leanne Carter

    Leanne Carter

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1757 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Gail Caulfield

    Gail Caulfield

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1801 Bush Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Lucy Colvin

    Lucy Colvin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1255 Post 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