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  • Jane Steinberg, MFT
    580 Points

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Accord system
    1206 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Dorothy Boerste, Marriage & Family Therapist 310 Points

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

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

    Psychotherapy
    200 Montgomery Street
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Susmita Shah
    310 Points

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

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

    1465 Church Street
    San Francisco, CA 94131
  • Jane Reingold, MFT
    220 Points

    Jane Reingold, MFT
    801 Portola Drive, Suite 205
    San Francisco, CA 94127
  • Alina Baugh, LMFT
    210 Points

    Alina Steinberg Baugh Psychotherapy
    Divisadero
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Scott Balderson, MFT
    200 Points

    533A Castro Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Devona Snook, MFT
    200 Points

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

    582 Market St
    2005
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Thomas Faupl, MFT 150 Points

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

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

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

    Psychology
    295 Fell Street
    Suite B
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • 100 Points

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

    Counseling
    Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Susanne Babbel, PhD 100 Points

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

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

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

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

    Psychotherapist
    121 Clement Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Susan  Allen, LMFT 100 Points

    Psychotherapy
    2859 Sacramento St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Nicolle Zapien
    100 Points

    2964 Fillmore St.
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Leslie Franklin 70 Points

    1626A Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Jill McCall, MFT 60 Points

    1865 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Dennis Thatcher 50 Points

    1637 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Julie De Pinna Armer 20 Points

    1603 Church St
    San Francisco, CA 94131
  • Kirsten Beuthin 10 Points

    207A Sanchez Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Jeanne Clark 10 Points

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

    1325 Columbus Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94133
  • Barbara Elbl 10 Points

    4333 California Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Sam Garanzini 10 Points

    1246 Castro St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Carolyn Lowery 10 Points

    1939 Divisadero, Suite 4D
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Carol Norris 10 Points

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

    870 Market Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Nydia Rosales 10 Points

    2595 Mission Street, Suite 311
    San Francisco, CA 94110
  • Margo Tabet 10 Points

    2964 Fillmore St
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Bette C. Acuff

    1728 Union St, Suite 209
    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