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Ellen Durant, LMFT

Addictions LGBT Relationship issues Trauma and abuse Self esteem
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About me

A graduate of Texas Tech University, Ellen has a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, specializing in addiction. In her work, she takes a holistic approach, focusing not on just the problem, but the whole system. She’s experienced working with adolescents, families, and people struggling with addictions. She is also experienced with leadership coaching and working through career issues.

She believes the most important factor in successful therapy is collaboration and relationships. Ellen works to meet the client where they are to develop an individualized treatment plan to reach their goals.

Professional experience

7yrs in practice

Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, Blended Family Issues, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family Problems, Impulsivity, Life Purpose, Money and Financial Issues, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexuality, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

License information

NM LMFT CMF0195441


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Ellen Durant. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

ellen is relatable, funny, resourceful and considerate. 5-stars, hands down.

Written on May 05, 2022 after therapy with Ellen for 3 months on issues concerning depression, addictions, lgbt, and coping with life changes