Debra Jay Sheppard
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, MA, BA Verified
Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
I specialize in working with couples, parenting, parents with special needs children, young adults and grandparents. Family conflict, divorce, blended families who are undergoing a wide range of emotional, behavioral, academic, and relational issues need support and tools. Retirement, aging, caring for aging parents, caring for ill-loved ones, coping with life threatening illness and grief and loss are also important issues impacting life and family. Therapy can bring understanding, increase communication and create healthy relationships, life transitions and families.
(925) 357-9935
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Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
I specialize in working with couples, parenting, parents with special needs children, young adults and grandparents. Family conflict, divorce, blended families who are undergoing a wide range of emotional, behavioral, academic, and relational issues need support and tools. Retirement, aging, caring for aging parents, caring for ill-loved ones, coping with life threatening illness and grief and loss are also important issues impacting life and family. Therapy can bring understanding, increase communication and create healthy relationships, life transitions and families.
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Matthew Rojo
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
I bring specialized training and experience in working with men, treating anxiety, trauma and PTSD, and working with relationship issues and family conflict.
Hi, my name is Matt Rojo. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist. I provide EMDR and Gottman informed therapy, and have over 12 years of experience helping individuals, couples, and families heal and grow. I know that it can be overwhelming to reach out for help, and that you're probably only doing this after you've tried everything else. I promise to provide treatment shown to be effective by clinical research, and to meet you with kindness, honesty, and acceptance.
(415) 347-6921
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
I bring specialized training and experience in working with men, treating anxiety, trauma and PTSD, and working with relationship issues and family conflict.
Hi, my name is Matt Rojo. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist. I provide EMDR and Gottman informed therapy, and have over 12 years of experience helping individuals, couples, and families heal and grow. I know that it can be overwhelming to reach out for help, and that you're probably only doing this after you've tried everything else. I promise to provide treatment shown to be effective by clinical research, and to meet you with kindness, honesty, and acceptance.
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Sheila Ali
Associate Clinical Social Worker, ACSW, MSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
My clinical focus lies in the areas of traumatic life events, grief, loss & bereavement, cross-cultural family conflict & gender transition.
Things that may have felt difficult prior to the pandemic carry a very different load now, as we learn to navigate life with Covid. While the idea of therapy may have felt radical before, it can now offer us a roadmap to developing greater internal strength to steer through the uncertainty. It is deep within our unconscious that we meet our true selves and can then begin the profound work of developing mechanisms for the lives we are seeking. I view it as a great privilege to bear witness to the strength that emerges from the courage of confronting the vulnerability of our own psychology.
(925) 965-7775
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
My clinical focus lies in the areas of traumatic life events, grief, loss & bereavement, cross-cultural family conflict & gender transition.
Things that may have felt difficult prior to the pandemic carry a very different load now, as we learn to navigate life with Covid. While the idea of therapy may have felt radical before, it can now offer us a roadmap to developing greater internal strength to steer through the uncertainty. It is deep within our unconscious that we meet our true selves and can then begin the profound work of developing mechanisms for the lives we are seeking. I view it as a great privilege to bear witness to the strength that emerges from the courage of confronting the vulnerability of our own psychology.
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Jeannette Harroun
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Parents benefit from positive parenting techniques that resolve power struggles and family conflict.
Kids don't always use words but behavior always has a message and may also be a form of SOS. I help children and teens feel better about themselves and improve their behavior at home or at school. I also help parents and families understand and deal with the mistaken goals of misbehavior. I believe there is always a reason, feeling or unmet need. Understanding and addressing the underlying message helps build bridges with kids and teens. I provide individual, parenting or family sessions that range from educational coaching and enrichment or addressing specific concerns.
(925) 890-7478
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Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Parents benefit from positive parenting techniques that resolve power struggles and family conflict.
Kids don't always use words but behavior always has a message and may also be a form of SOS. I help children and teens feel better about themselves and improve their behavior at home or at school. I also help parents and families understand and deal with the mistaken goals of misbehavior. I believe there is always a reason, feeling or unmet need. Understanding and addressing the underlying message helps build bridges with kids and teens. I provide individual, parenting or family sessions that range from educational coaching and enrichment or addressing specific concerns.
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Julie Garcia, MA, LMFT, EMDR
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
I provide counseling services for all ages in individual, couples, and family therapy. I have extensive experience working with a variety of concerns including depression, anxiety, couples/marital issues, family conflict, trauma abuse, relationship issues, parenting support, self-esteem, co-parenting, and life transitions. I believe that the quality of the therapeutic relationship provides an opportunity to help you understand yourself and others better, which can lead to more satisfying relationships and fulfillment in life. In therapy, I work alongside you, at your pace providing a warm, nurturing, and safe space where you can feel heard, understood, and supported in your growth.
(925) 231-9044
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Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
I provide counseling services for all ages in individual, couples, and family therapy. I have extensive experience working with a variety of concerns including depression, anxiety, couples/marital issues, family conflict, trauma abuse, relationship issues, parenting support, self-esteem, co-parenting, and life transitions. I believe that the quality of the therapeutic relationship provides an opportunity to help you understand yourself and others better, which can lead to more satisfying relationships and fulfillment in life. In therapy, I work alongside you, at your pace providing a warm, nurturing, and safe space where you can feel heard, understood, and supported in your growth.
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Marguerite Stagg
Psychologist, MA, PsyD Verified
Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
I offer treatment for both individuals and couples, primarily addressing depression, anxiety, stress, trauma, relational issues, family conflict, life transitions and health issues. I focus on the comprehensive picture of each person’s circumstance in order to bring about change that is sustainable and lasting for you. I will work with you in a collaborative manner, discovering your strengths in order to build upon the tools and skills that you already have to work towards your objectives.
(925) 298-9705
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Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
I offer treatment for both individuals and couples, primarily addressing depression, anxiety, stress, trauma, relational issues, family conflict, life transitions and health issues. I focus on the comprehensive picture of each person’s circumstance in order to bring about change that is sustainable and lasting for you. I will work with you in a collaborative manner, discovering your strengths in order to build upon the tools and skills that you already have to work towards your objectives.
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Sara M Pollock
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
My work with preteens, teens, families, and individual adults is both nurturing and direct. I use a relational, strengths-based, and systemic lens. I strongly believe that the relationship we build together is of fundamental importance to the healing process and that therapy is most effective when I create conditions that allow you to bring your full self into the space. I will tailor our work together to address your particular presenting challenges, taking into account your personal history, your socio-cultural background, your many strengths, and the immense expertise you bring about your own life.
(925) 478-3345
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
My work with preteens, teens, families, and individual adults is both nurturing and direct. I use a relational, strengths-based, and systemic lens. I strongly believe that the relationship we build together is of fundamental importance to the healing process and that therapy is most effective when I create conditions that allow you to bring your full self into the space. I will tailor our work together to address your particular presenting challenges, taking into account your personal history, your socio-cultural background, your many strengths, and the immense expertise you bring about your own life.
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Kathleen Mazolewski
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, MA Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
What is it that causes you so much pain? Frequently our mental health is directly related to unresolved past hurts and traumas. These struggles can be from childhood and our family of origin, or perhaps they show up in the form of shame from choices we have made or choices other's have made against us. I encourage you to begin the work to overcome your negative experiences. Seek counseling if you want support and direction in gaining a positive perspective, want insight into managing difficult circumstances, or want to improve your communication or conflict resolution skills. You deserve to find fulfillment and joy.
(925) 478-2642
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
What is it that causes you so much pain? Frequently our mental health is directly related to unresolved past hurts and traumas. These struggles can be from childhood and our family of origin, or perhaps they show up in the form of shame from choices we have made or choices other's have made against us. I encourage you to begin the work to overcome your negative experiences. Seek counseling if you want support and direction in gaining a positive perspective, want insight into managing difficult circumstances, or want to improve your communication or conflict resolution skills. You deserve to find fulfillment and joy.
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Shabnam Janet Janani
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, LICSW, RSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
Are you experiencing burnout in your relationships? Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Let me help you. My therapeutic approach helps you to be more aware of your fears, resentments, anger, anxiety, negative thoughts, and undesirable habits. On the next step, I will assist you to overcome all these challenges. On every level, this process improves your relationships with family, partner, co-workers, friends, and more importantly with your own sense of self. During the course of therapy, I commit myself in providing a confidential, empathic, and collaborative approach to build an effective relationship with you.
(650) 995-5278
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
Are you experiencing burnout in your relationships? Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Let me help you. My therapeutic approach helps you to be more aware of your fears, resentments, anger, anxiety, negative thoughts, and undesirable habits. On the next step, I will assist you to overcome all these challenges. On every level, this process improves your relationships with family, partner, co-workers, friends, and more importantly with your own sense of self. During the course of therapy, I commit myself in providing a confidential, empathic, and collaborative approach to build an effective relationship with you.
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Ernesto Paz
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
My name is Ernesto Paz and I am a licensed marriage and family therapist (#115411). I provide holistic psychotherapy to help you create a more balanced, joyful, and fulfilling life. As a therapist, my broader goal is in helping you experience higher states of fulfillment, joy, and peace of mind - rather than simply helping you decrease the symptoms you're having. It's about happiness and each person's unique recipe for that. I work well with a wide variety of psychoemotional problems such as anxiety, depression, substance misuse, and relationship difficulties with family, friendships, the self, or your love life.
(949) 390-5364
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Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
My name is Ernesto Paz and I am a licensed marriage and family therapist (#115411). I provide holistic psychotherapy to help you create a more balanced, joyful, and fulfilling life. As a therapist, my broader goal is in helping you experience higher states of fulfillment, joy, and peace of mind - rather than simply helping you decrease the symptoms you're having. It's about happiness and each person's unique recipe for that. I work well with a wide variety of psychoemotional problems such as anxiety, depression, substance misuse, and relationship difficulties with family, friendships, the self, or your love life.
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Catherine Taylor
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Hello and Welcome! Life is stressful and sometimes overwhelming. I can help you navigate through the ups and downs. Relationships support us through the stress, or at times, further add to our discomfort. I will help you improve the quality of your relationships. I am trained to guide you and your nervous system toward relaxation and calm. Whether a person is suffering from depression, anxiety, stress, hopelessness... I believe with the right interventions, one can heal and get better. I support clients in resolving trauma and healing.
(925) 336-3112
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Hello and Welcome! Life is stressful and sometimes overwhelming. I can help you navigate through the ups and downs. Relationships support us through the stress, or at times, further add to our discomfort. I will help you improve the quality of your relationships. I am trained to guide you and your nervous system toward relaxation and calm. Whether a person is suffering from depression, anxiety, stress, hopelessness... I believe with the right interventions, one can heal and get better. I support clients in resolving trauma and healing.
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Aaron J. Feldman
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Whether your relationship is in crisis or has simply lost its way, I offer practical support in reducing overwhelm and helping you rework and revitalize your relationship. In the process of resolving surface-level conflicts, my goal is to help you establish intimacy and connection, deeper and stronger than you may have been able to experience before.
(888) 626-1514
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Whether your relationship is in crisis or has simply lost its way, I offer practical support in reducing overwhelm and helping you rework and revitalize your relationship. In the process of resolving surface-level conflicts, my goal is to help you establish intimacy and connection, deeper and stronger than you may have been able to experience before.
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Dr. Roxanna Manfredi-Giammona
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I strongly believe that every individual is unique and no person or family is the same as another. As a bi-lingual (Spanish and English) Licensed Clinical Psychologist, I have had the pleasure to work with a diverse group of adults, children, and families. I have over 25 years experience working in psychotherapy, crisis intervention with domestic violence, child court advocate, as a forensic psychologist, and as a family court mediator. I assist children and families as they work through challenges and move toward rebuilding their self-confidence and creates a more positive outlook in life.
(925) 799-2295
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I strongly believe that every individual is unique and no person or family is the same as another. As a bi-lingual (Spanish and English) Licensed Clinical Psychologist, I have had the pleasure to work with a diverse group of adults, children, and families. I have over 25 years experience working in psychotherapy, crisis intervention with domestic violence, child court advocate, as a forensic psychologist, and as a family court mediator. I assist children and families as they work through challenges and move toward rebuilding their self-confidence and creates a more positive outlook in life.
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Pamela Lister
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, EAS-C, CATC Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
My enthusiasm for recovery motivates me to create new opportunities for growth & healing for clients through Interventions. I have extensive experience with all aspects of Addiction and Codependency. I'm competent in individual, couples, family or group therapy. My background in mental health creates a good fit for identifying issues and safety concerns. I'm honored to share in my clients' journey toward the fulfilling lives they deserve.
(925) 401-3025
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
My enthusiasm for recovery motivates me to create new opportunities for growth & healing for clients through Interventions. I have extensive experience with all aspects of Addiction and Codependency. I'm competent in individual, couples, family or group therapy. My background in mental health creates a good fit for identifying issues and safety concerns. I'm honored to share in my clients' journey toward the fulfilling lives they deserve.
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Debbie L Rosenberg
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I’m a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist providing support for individuals, couples, and adolescents. I’m passionate about supporting and empowering individuals through a collaborative process — with a focus on improving overall psychological well-being and quality of life. We will work together to assist in your healing, to increase your insight of patterns you may wish to change, and also find creative solutions that allow you to achieve your goals and live a more fulfilled and authentic life.
(707) 309-7165
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I’m a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist providing support for individuals, couples, and adolescents. I’m passionate about supporting and empowering individuals through a collaborative process — with a focus on improving overall psychological well-being and quality of life. We will work together to assist in your healing, to increase your insight of patterns you may wish to change, and also find creative solutions that allow you to achieve your goals and live a more fulfilled and authentic life.
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Juan Ricardo Diaz
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MFT, NFP, CHyp Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
I got my Master degree in Psychology at CAU in Miami, FL. as a Marriage and Family Therapist. I'm also a highly qualified and trained by the most notable Neurofeedback Institutions in America, certified by leader companies in the field, such as EEG Spectrum, The Learning Curve, Natural Therapies Certification Board, among others. With more than 15,000 Brain Training sessions for the past 17 years, thousands of persons have been trained successfully. I'm a certified Hypnotherapist by the International Association of Counselors and Therapist since 2001.
(925) 478-5360
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
I got my Master degree in Psychology at CAU in Miami, FL. as a Marriage and Family Therapist. I'm also a highly qualified and trained by the most notable Neurofeedback Institutions in America, certified by leader companies in the field, such as EEG Spectrum, The Learning Curve, Natural Therapies Certification Board, among others. With more than 15,000 Brain Training sessions for the past 17 years, thousands of persons have been trained successfully. I'm a certified Hypnotherapist by the International Association of Counselors and Therapist since 2001.
Stephen Sperber
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
We can all use help dealing with life's challenges. I have more than thirty years of experience helping adolescents, adults, couples and families through tough times. My goal is to help you deal with problems, become more aware of your feelings, face sensitive issues and achieve personal growth. Our work together will enable you to develop the strengths and skills that allow you to deal effectively with life's challenges. Clients have reported that I am a good listener and create a warm and friendly environment in which they feel supported in the pursuit of solutions to their problems. I use a variety of theoretical approaches,
(925) 403-4147
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
We can all use help dealing with life's challenges. I have more than thirty years of experience helping adolescents, adults, couples and families through tough times. My goal is to help you deal with problems, become more aware of your feelings, face sensitive issues and achieve personal growth. Our work together will enable you to develop the strengths and skills that allow you to deal effectively with life's challenges. Clients have reported that I am a good listener and create a warm and friendly environment in which they feel supported in the pursuit of solutions to their problems. I use a variety of theoretical approaches,
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Joan Bechtel
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Where has all the fun gone? Does that seem like an irrelevant question when we are drowning in troubles? Or could it be the essential one? When we lose ourselves to conditioned fear and pain and self -limiting beliefs, we lose that crucial access to our authentic desires, needs and natural creative power. Through play and wonder we can rediscover these buried treasures and permit them to guide us on a course of deep choice-rich fulfillment.
(925) 705-4006
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Where has all the fun gone? Does that seem like an irrelevant question when we are drowning in troubles? Or could it be the essential one? When we lose ourselves to conditioned fear and pain and self -limiting beliefs, we lose that crucial access to our authentic desires, needs and natural creative power. Through play and wonder we can rediscover these buried treasures and permit them to guide us on a course of deep choice-rich fulfillment.
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Carol A Wood
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Sometimes we have old beliefs that hold us back from living the life we really want. I help clients understand what's holding them back, and guide them along the path forward that feels more authentic for them. I practice from a systems perspective (family system, work system, spiritual system) which I believe enlarges my understanding of my clients.
(925) 392-4799
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Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Sometimes we have old beliefs that hold us back from living the life we really want. I help clients understand what's holding them back, and guide them along the path forward that feels more authentic for them. I practice from a systems perspective (family system, work system, spiritual system) which I believe enlarges my understanding of my clients.
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Jen Torres
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MS, MPH, AMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
As a therapist, my goal is to create a space where people can enact the change they desire for themselves, their relationships, and the lives they live. In our world, we are bombarded with messages that tell us that we “should” be this way or that way. We hear messages that tell us what parts of our identities are welcomed and what parts are shunned and “should” be hidden from others. I view the therapy room as an exception to the ways we have become accustomed to living our lives. It is place where people are valued for simply being who they are, where they can exist authentically, with respect and compassion, and without judgment.
(925) 744-6990
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
As a therapist, my goal is to create a space where people can enact the change they desire for themselves, their relationships, and the lives they live. In our world, we are bombarded with messages that tell us that we “should” be this way or that way. We hear messages that tell us what parts of our identities are welcomed and what parts are shunned and “should” be hidden from others. I view the therapy room as an exception to the ways we have become accustomed to living our lives. It is place where people are valued for simply being who they are, where they can exist authentically, with respect and compassion, and without judgment.

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Family Conflict Therapists
How to resolve conflict in Walnut Creek.

Try these therapists to find help with conflict in Walnut Creek. Family conflict or conflict in the family in Walnut Creek can be the cause of stress and unhappiness sometimes leading to family break-ups or separation. Working to resolve conflicts or conflicts in the family can be helped by a family therapist experienced in conflict counseling. therapists are highly skilled at handling conflict with children, conflict between parents and children, or parent child conflicts. Conflict in marriage or marital conflict is also a reason for seeking help in Walnut Creek. As are work family conflicts or family business conflict. The cause of family conflicts varies but can become apparent through reflection on family dynamics and help from professional conflict therapy in Walnut Creek. Dealing with unresolved conflict requires resilience, first to acknowledge its existence and then to build trust between the family members affected in pursuit of conflict resolution.