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  • Carol Wood, LMFT
    340 Points

    Options Psychotherapy
    1910 Olympic Blvd. Ste 260
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Rhonda Fugazi, MFT 220 Points

    Marriage and Family Therapist
    43 Quail Court
    211
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Kathryn Mehler Clark, MFT
    110 Points

    1931 San Miguel ZDrive
    290
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Cris Stahl, LMFT 110 Points

    Psychotherapy
    1415 Oakland Blvd, Suite 100
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Lee Ann Morgan, LMFT 100 Points

    Marriage and Family Therapy
    1200 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
    101
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Jim Wolfe 40 Points

    2930 Camino Diablo, Suite 200-A
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Rosalind Englander 10 Points

    33 Quail Court, Suite 300
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Hope Byer

    39 Quail Court, Suite 106
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • 1621 N Broadway
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Kathryn H. Jones

    1470 Maria Lane, Suite 200
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Jean Kasha

    45 Quail Court
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Sally LoGrasso

    1600 South Main Plaza, Suite 240
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Joseph Farley, Director

    Masterson Institute-West Coast
    1148 Alpine Road, Suite 205
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Adriana Russell

    2910 Camino Diablo, Suite 200
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Stephen Sardella

    2099 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Suite 202
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Nearby Cities

Pleasant Hill (2.89 mi)
Lafayette (3.22 mi)
Alamo (4.27 mi)
Concord (5.29 mi)
Orinda (6.57 mi)
Danville (6.84 mi)
Clayton (7.44 mi)
Martinez (8.67 mi)
San Ramon (9.94 mi)
Piedmont (10.71 mi)
Benicia (11.12 mi)
Berkeley (11.58 mi)
Albany (12.76 mi)
Emeryville (13.09 mi)
Oakland (13.26 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