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  • Nicolle Zapien
    100 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    2964 Fillmore St.
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Leslie Franklin 70 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1626A Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Jill McCall, MFT 60 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1865 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Dennis Thatcher 50 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1637 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Julie De Pinna Armer 20 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1603 Church St
    San Francisco, CA 94131
  • Kirsten Beuthin 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    207A Sanchez Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Jeanne Clark 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    4214 18th St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Mary T. Cronin 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1325 Columbus Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94133
  • Barbara Elbl 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    4333 California Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Sam Garanzini 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1246 Castro St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Carolyn Lowery 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1939 Divisadero, Suite 4D
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Carol Norris 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1824 Noriega St., Suite 5
    San Francisco, CA 94117
  • Nina Rodrigues 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    870 Market Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Nydia Rosales 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    2595 Mission Street, Suite 311
    San Francisco, CA 94110
  • Margo Tabet 10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    2964 Fillmore St
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Bette C. Acuff

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1728 Union St, Suite 209
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Padma Ali

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1122 Clement Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • John Amodeo

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    946 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Barbara Rose, MFT

    Barbara Rose, MFT
    Distance: 15.01 mi
    2504 Clay Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Madhu Batheja

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1728 Union St, Ste 211
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Lucy A Boas

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    414 Gough St., Suite 6
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Lisa Bograd

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    4155 24th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Toni Brooks

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    -
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Distance: 15.01 mi
    1902 Webster Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Distance: 15.01 mi
    1902 Webster Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Leanne Carter

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1757 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Gail Caulfield

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1801 Bush Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Lucy Colvin

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1255 Post Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Marty L. Cooper

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    4831 Geary Blvd.
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Lief Corroon

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    999 Sutter Street
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Kyle Corsiglia

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    2171 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Jennifer W. Cortright

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    3093 Sacramento Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Barbara Croner

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1947 Divisadero Street, Suite #1
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Karim G. Dajani

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1776 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Ellen Dekker

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    4148 24th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Brian Damien Dietrich

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    45 Franklin Street, Suite 211
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Joey Downey

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    2354 Post Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Kathleen Dunbar

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    16 Blake Street
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Carla L Durkin -10 Points

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1304C Castro St. @ 24th St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Yolanda van Ecke

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    582 Market Street, Suite 1012
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Deidre Ann Estey

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    771 21St Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94121
  • Thomas Faupl, LMFT

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    Market and Church Streets
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Jennifer Feeley

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    4831 Geary Boulevard
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Joan Fenold

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1719 Union Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Distance: 15.01 mi
    2300 Sutter Street Suite 205
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Sherry M Freeman

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    649 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Lyn Davis Genelli

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    3107 Fillmore Street, # 301
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Carol Gould

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    4148 24th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Linda Graham

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1637 Irving Street
    San Francisco, CA 94122
  • Yvonne Guertin

    Distance: 15.01 mi
    1801 Bush Street, Suite 233
    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