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  • Rosanna R LMFT, MFT 420 Points

    1761 HOTEL CIRCLE S.,
    300
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Tammy Fletcher, LMFT
    410 Points

    Fletcher Therapy
    2525 Camino del Rio South
    Suite 205
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Jennine Estes, M.A.,IMF
    360 Points

    Jennine Estes - San Diego Therapy
    2835 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 120C
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Barbara Cunningham, Psy.D.,MFT
    300 Points

    San Diego Relationship Counseling
    2835 Camino Del Rio South, Ste. 120-C
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Rosanna Reyes Feet, MFT
    220 Points

    1761 Hotel Circle South Suite
    300
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Sylvia L. Flanagan, MFT
    210 Points

    2231 Camino del Rio South, Suite 308
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Kerreen Chau, LMFT
    210 Points

    KChau Therapy
    591 Camino de la Reina, Suite 918
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Lori Underwood
    200 Points

    Lori Underwood Therapy
    2835 Camino Del Rio South
    120
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Amy Chang, LMFT
    200 Points

    San Diego Marriage and Family Therapist
    2423 Camino del Rio South #103
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Linda Erwin-Gallagher, MFT,CEAP, SAP 150 Points

    MARRIAGE FAMILY AND CHILD THERAPIST, INC
    2423 Camino del Rio South, #104
    SAN DIEGO, CA 92108
  • Debra Dupree, Psychotherapist 100 Points

    Couples Counseling...Save your relationship
    1011 Camino Del Rio South
    Suite 530
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Dr. Barbara Cunningham, MFT, Psy.D.,MFT 100 Points

    2835 Camino Del Rio South, Ste. 120-C
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Liana Beckett, LMFT

    Beckett, Ms. Liana R., LMFT
    2525 Camino del Rio South
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Kathleen  Burns, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

    Burns Kathleen O MFT
    8885 Rio San Diego Drive
    365
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Linda Hammond

    591 Camino De La Reina, Ste. 918
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • David Peters

    2525 Camino Del Rio S, Suite 205
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Kelly Ann Riley

    4420 Hotel Circle Ct.
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Jacqueline Bonelli Smith

    1761 Hotel Cir S, Ste 224
    San Diego, CA 92108
  • Donald W. Welch

    2525 Camino del Rio South, Suite 315
    San Diego, CA 92108

Nearby Cities

National City (4.24 mi)
Chula Vista (6.72 mi)
Pacific Beach (7.47 mi)
Bonita (8.4 mi)
La Mesa (8.6 mi)
La Jolla (11.37 mi)
El Cajon (12.58 mi)
Santee (13.63 mi)
Del Mar (18 mi)
Poway (18.5 mi)
Solana Beach (20.17 mi)
Rancho San... (21.24 mi)
Cardiff By... (22.34 mi)
Encinitas (23.56 mi)
Alpine (24.17 mi)

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