I am a Family and Marriage Therapist licensed in California.
I offer email writing+phone sessions therapy (no video).
I offer a combination of email writing therapy + phone sessions (no video) as I found that it is the most healing in online therapy.
I have worked for over 22 years with a large variety of cultures, all ages, and population and with their different presenting difficulties such as; dual-diagnosed, career changes and work relationship and conflicts, depression and anxiety, couples and individuals, soldiers' trauma and their families, domestic violence and more.
I have lived/worked on both coasts of the USA and in a few other countries.
It is most important for me to care for my clients' well-being. I don't believe in stigma or bias. I have witnessed many of my clients successfully finding solutions and relief through our work together. Together we will fit our treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs, utilizing my knowledge of all different psychological schools. I will support, encourage and empower you. Looking forward to working with you.
Please note that I am not using a cell phone for your confidentiality as abide by my professional license. Therefore I am not always aware you are waiting for my response but I check my site (email) many times during waking hours, TAKE CARE!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Relationship issues
- Anger management
- Career difficulties
Addictions , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Self esteem , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Coaching , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Adoption and Foster Care , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Attachment Issues , Blended Family Issues , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Chronic Pain Illness and Disability , Codependency , Commitment Issues , Communication Problems , Control Issues , Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster , Dependent Personality , Divorce and Separation , Domestic Violence , Drug and Alcohol Addiction , Emptiness , Family of Origin Issues , Family Problems , Fatherhood Issues , First Responder Issues , Guilt and Shame , Immigration Issues , Infidelity , Isolation/Loneliness , Jealousy , Life Purpose , Men's Issues , Midlife Crisis , Military and Veterans Issues , Money and Financial Issues , Mood Disorders , Multicultural Concerns , Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks , Phobias , Postpartum Depression , Posttraumatic Stress , Prejudice and Discrimination , Self-Love , Sexual Assault and Abuse , Traumatic Brain Injury , Women's Issues , Workplace Issues , Young Adult Issues Read more...
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Existential Therapy, Gottman Method, Hypnotherapy, Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
LMFT #43129 (Expires: 2021-08-01)
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