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Being of service is my primary goal in working with others and it is the reason I am a therapist. I thoroughly enjoy helping others achieve their life goals in a manner that is as supportive and respectful as possible. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I have over 25 years of experience helping people gain control over their lives, emotions, relationships, and family conflict. I specialize in helping others through difficult transitions in life. My experience includes working with depression, anxiety, separation and divorce, grief, and trauma.
I look forward to meeting you!
Additional areas of focus: Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Blended Family Issues, Communication Problems, Divorce and Separation, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Post-traumatic Stress, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
CA LMFT MFT 37041
OR LMFT T2116
This is my first time trying therapy and Marilyn is very compassionate and professional! She always patiently listens to my stories and always offer good advices. She truly cares about her clients. I feel like I’m much happier since I started the therapy and it’s a life changing experience. I wish I could’ve gone to her sooner. I highly recommend her!
Written on May 26, 2022 after therapy with Marilyn for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, and family conflicts
I really like her style, she is very direct, and has a sense of humor . The direct approach really works for me
Written on May 25, 2022 after therapy with Marilyn for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and coping with life changes