Many therapist practice couples counseling, however, few can demonstrate clinical competency. Ultimately, in choosing a couples therapist, it is recommended that you choose one whom you feel both comfortable with and also someone who has clinical training and experience in relationship counseling.
A Certified Gottman Therapist is an experienced therapist who has been extensively trained and demonstrated knowledge and competency in applying Gottman research-based methodologies. Licensed therapists must attend three levels of training curriculum and participate in a clinical skills practicum under the direction of a Senior Gottman Therapist before they can apply for certification with the Gottman Institute. To learn more about the Gottman research and certification program click here.
My office environment is comfortable, quiet and discreet. I guide clients through the process of the initial evaluation, session structure and financial matters. Once the assessment phase has been completed, together we design a goal-directed and custom-made treatment plan.
No. Check with your insurance carrier, as some insurance plans offer “out of network” benefits. If you wish to file with your insurance company for “out of network” benefits, I will provide you a statement that you, in turn, can submit to your insurance company for reimbursement.
Couples counseling is covered by Health Savings Accounts.