Mike assists individuals, couples and families in identifying and utilizing their own strengths and resources to cope with life stressors. He helps clients draw from past experiences to figure out what works and what doesn't. Therapy is goal-oriented and collaborative. Clients work with Mike to identify specific goals they wish to achieve and then work toward that end. This approach allows clients to explore changes they can make for themselves in a validating, supportive and empowering environment.
Mike believes that with some effort, people can achieve and maintain their inner TRANQUILITY.
Why a Marriage and Family Therapist?
The field of Marriage and Family Therapy approaches treatment of mental illness and adjustment issues from a systemic perspective. This means that MFT professionals focus on helping clients understand their symptoms and behaviors within the framework of their past and present interactional patterns (marriage, family, community, work, etc.). Whether you are an individual, couple or family struggling with life transitions or a clinical mood disorder, Marriage and Family Therapy can be effective.
Understanding the Benefits of Marriage and Family Therapy
These are some of the issues Mike helps people cope with:
|Couples Conflict||Family Conflict|
|Child and Teenage Issues||Sexuality/gender Issues|
|Self-esteem||Grief and Loss|
Mike offers daytime, evening and Saturday appointments in a comfortable setting and convenient location. Most major insurances accepted. Reasonable sliding scale fee offered for those without insurance.