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  • Paula Levy, Ms.
    420 Points

    Paula Levy, Ms.

    Paula Levy, LMFT
    3 Sylvan Road South
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Diane Johnston, APRN-BC, MS 320 Points

    Diane Johnston, APRN-BC, MS

    181 Post Road West
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Lisa Ryan, LPC
    310 Points

    Lisa Ryan, LPC

    Advocacy Circle Marriage & Family Counseling
    181 Post Road West
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Jeff Schutz, MA, MA, ORD
    270 Points

    Jeff Schutz, MA, MA, ORD

    Family Therapeutic Counseling Matters, LLC
    181 Post Road West
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Melissa Coda, LMFT 210 Points

    Melissa Coda, LMFT

    Coda Counseling Services
    9 Pine Drive
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Melissa Coda, LMFT 200 Points

    Melissa Coda, LMFT

    Coda Counseling Services
    9 Pine Drive
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Advocacy Circle Marriage & Family Counseling

    Saugatuck Shores
    Westport, CT 06880
  • American Center for Psychological Services Inc

    42 Woods Grove Road
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Arndt Gerald M EDD

    26 Imperial Avenue
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Arndt Gerald M EDD

    26 Imperial Avenue
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Arndt Nancy Y Phd

    26 Imperial Avenue
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Barrett Herbert M PhD

    40 Meadow View Drive
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Betts Ervin L PhD

    42 Woods Grove Road
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Bloom Richard F PhD

    288 Post Road East
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Brennan Patricia MA

    31 Imperial Avenue
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Sue Brenner

    Sue Brenner

    31 Woods Grove Rd.
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Cady Diane D LCSW

    21 Danbury Avenue
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Carrie Gordon-Land Counseling Services LLC

    225 Main Street
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Catalyst Consulting

    164 Kings Highway North
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Changing Perspectives LLP

    468 Post Road East
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Ct Fertility Associates Mind-Body Program

    181 Post Road West
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Mark Curri

    Mark Curri

    260 Riverside Avenue
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Michael Fontana

    Michael Fontana

    1071 Post Road East, Suite 202
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Fontana Michael LMFT

    1465 Post Road East
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Marcina Hale

    Marcina Hale

    1465 Post Road E., Room 205
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Harrison Henrietta Lmft

    164 Kings Highway North
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Herz Sara Moss PhD

    4 Whitney Street Extension
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Hesse Jeralea Msw

    840 Post Road East
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Hutchings Rochelle LPC

    468 Post Road East
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Institute At The New Learning Center

    1200 Post Road East
    Westport, CT 06880
  • -110 Points

    Israel David PhD

    225 Main Street
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Jewish Family Service

    431 Post Road East
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Johnston Diane Npms

    181 Post Road West
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Jung C G Educational Center

    29 East Main Street
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Living In Harmony

    164 Kings Highway North
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Machias Outing Club

    4 Whitney Street Extension
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Mazzarese Karen Ms MFT

    225 Main Street
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Miller Byron S PhD

    5 Clapboard Hill Rd
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Miller Byron S PhD

    5 Clapboard Hill Rd
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Miller Byron S PhD

    5 Clapboard Hill Rd
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Mohonk Children's Services Inc

    66 Weston Road
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Onion Project

    4 Whitney Street Extension
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Psychotherapy & Counseling Associates

    292 Post Road East
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Rattan Neil W PhD

    225 Main Street
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Safran Diane S Ms LMFT

    1 Melon Patch Lane
    Westport, CT 06880
  • -10 Points

    Samose Associates Thomas L

    4 Whitney Street Extension
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Selverstone Robert PhD

    26 Imperial Avenue
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Spring Janis Abrahms Psychologist

    20 Country Road
    Westport, CT 06880
  • Tec Leon Md PC

    11 Rockyfield Road
    Westport, CT 06880

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