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  • Marty L. Cooper

    Marty L. Cooper

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    4831 Geary Blvd.
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Lief Corroon

    Lief Corroon

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    999 Sutter Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Kyle Corsiglia

    Kyle Corsiglia

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2171 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Jennifer W. Cortright

    Jennifer W. Cortright

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    3093 Sacramento Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Barbara Croner

    Barbara Croner

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1947 Divisadero Street, Suite #1
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Karim G. Dajani

    Karim G. Dajani

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1776 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Ellen Dekker

    Ellen Dekker

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    4148 24th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Brian Damien Dietrich

    Brian Damien Dietrich

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    45 Franklin Street, Suite 211
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Joey Downey

    Joey Downey

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2354 Post Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Kathleen Dunbar

    Kathleen Dunbar

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    16 Blake Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Carla L Durkin -10 Points

    Carla L Durkin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1304C Castro St. @ 24th St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Yolanda van Ecke

    Yolanda van Ecke

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    582 Market Street, Suite 1012
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Deidre Ann Estey

    Deidre Ann Estey

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    771 21St Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94121
  • Thomas Faupl, LMFT

    Thomas Faupl, LMFT

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    Market and Church Streets
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Jennifer Feeley

    Jennifer Feeley

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    4831 Geary Boulevard
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Joan Fenold

    Joan Fenold

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1719 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • First Resort

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2300 Sutter Street Suite 205
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Sherry M Freeman

    Sherry M Freeman

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    649 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Lyn Davis Genelli

    Lyn Davis Genelli

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    3107 Fillmore Street, # 301
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Carol Gould

    Carol Gould

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    4148 24th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Linda Graham

    Linda Graham

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1637 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Yvonne Guertin

    Yvonne Guertin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1801 Bush Street, Suite 233
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Jonathan A. Gustin

    Jonathan A. Gustin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2169 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Peggy Handler

    Peggy Handler

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    3976 24th St
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Claire B Harrison

    Claire B Harrison

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1569 Masonic Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94117
  • Marcus Hartsfield

    Marcus Hartsfield

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1204 Vicente Street
    San Francisco, CA 94116
  • Hernandez, Lamont, M.A.

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1730 Divisadero
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Antje Hofmeister

    Antje Hofmeister

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2504 Clay Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Robert J. Holum

    Robert J. Holum

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    582 Market Street, Suite 718
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Carol Jaron

    Carol Jaron

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2645 Ocean Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94132
  • Lia Jones

    Lia Jones

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    220 Montgomery Street, Suite. 1800
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Leo Joslin

    Leo Joslin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    870 Market Street
    San Francisco, CA 94131
  • Alice Knutson

    Alice Knutson

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    999 Sutter Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Roger Lake

    Roger Lake

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1325 Columbus Avenue, Top Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94133
  • Mariah Larkin

    Mariah Larkin

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1235 Sanchez Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Tami Lipsey

    Tami Lipsey

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2859 Sacramento Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Francis J. Macrae

    Francis J. Macrae

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    3637 Sacramento Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Sharilyn Marshall

    Sharilyn Marshall

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1537 Franklin Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Daniel C McCracken

    Daniel C McCracken

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    870 Market St
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • James W McCullough

    James W McCullough

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    399 Laurel St., Suite 10
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Van Aravind Metaxas

    Van Aravind Metaxas

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2859 Sacramento St.
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Carole J. Morton

    Carole J. Morton

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    245A Collingwood Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Melyssa Nelson

    Melyssa Nelson

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1726 Fillmore Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Ralph Notor

    Ralph Notor

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    870 Market Street, Suite 959
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Larry O'Connor

    Larry O'Connor

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    301 Bocana Street @ Cortland
    San Francisco, CA 94110
  • Annette Pinto

    Annette Pinto

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    999 Sutter Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Delphyne J. Platner

    Delphyne J. Platner

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    582 Market St., Suite 1200
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Seth Prosterman

    Seth Prosterman

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2918 Webster St
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Michael G. Quirke

    Michael G. Quirke

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    999 Sutter Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Martha Radetsky

    Martha Radetsky

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    1865 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123

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