Mackenzie Howshar
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, MFT-C, PACT-I, CAAP Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
Our work will be informed by the Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT - Level 1), the Gottman Method (Level 2), family systems theory, parts work, and trauma-informed approaches.
Being part of a couple is hard work and sometimes it’s hard to know where to go or what to do. Are you feeling stuck, disconnected, depressed, anxious, or out of control in your relationship for in your own life? Whether you find yourself facing a dilemma or wanting more out of life, navigating these junctures becomes easier when we understand and deepen our relationships with our selves and with others. Together, using animal-assisted, person-centered, and experiential interventions, I can help you move into the best version of yourself so that you can show up and be present for yourself and in your relationships.
(970) 315-6733
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Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
Our work will be informed by the Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT - Level 1), the Gottman Method (Level 2), family systems theory, parts work, and trauma-informed approaches.
Being part of a couple is hard work and sometimes it’s hard to know where to go or what to do. Are you feeling stuck, disconnected, depressed, anxious, or out of control in your relationship for in your own life? Whether you find yourself facing a dilemma or wanting more out of life, navigating these junctures becomes easier when we understand and deepen our relationships with our selves and with others. Together, using animal-assisted, person-centered, and experiential interventions, I can help you move into the best version of yourself so that you can show up and be present for yourself and in your relationships.
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Diane Bauer
Marriage & Family Therapist Intern, MS, MFTC, PACT II Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
I start with a family systems approach, believing all relationships are interconnected and impact who we are.
If there is anything you should know about me, it is that I am passionate about my work as a psychotherapist. I love working with clients toward the changes they want to make in their lives. Therapy takes courage and I am humbled by that. It is an honor to share in people's lives. Therapy is a collaborative process. The most critical ingredient to successful therapy is the relationship you build with your therapist. If you don't feel comfortable, it will be difficult to share your deepest emotions and vulnerabilities.
(970) 999-1354
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Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
I start with a family systems approach, believing all relationships are interconnected and impact who we are.
If there is anything you should know about me, it is that I am passionate about my work as a psychotherapist. I love working with clients toward the changes they want to make in their lives. Therapy takes courage and I am humbled by that. It is an honor to share in people's lives. Therapy is a collaborative process. The most critical ingredient to successful therapy is the relationship you build with your therapist. If you don't feel comfortable, it will be difficult to share your deepest emotions and vulnerabilities.
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Michael Harris
Marriage & Family Therapist Intern, MS, MFTC Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
As a Marriage and Family Therapist, I believe that our relationships influence our well-being. This can include your relationships at home, at work, your past relationships, and your relationship with yourself. In our work together we will gain insight on these interaction patterns that can help support you towards achieving new outcomes and the changes you desire. By creating a safe, trusting therapeutic environment, my goal is to empower clients to engage in these relationships in a new way. I often help clients work with anxiety, depression, substance use, self-esteem, relationship concerns, family dynamics, and life transitions.
(970) 425-8215
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Fort Collins, CO 80521
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
As a Marriage and Family Therapist, I believe that our relationships influence our well-being. This can include your relationships at home, at work, your past relationships, and your relationship with yourself. In our work together we will gain insight on these interaction patterns that can help support you towards achieving new outcomes and the changes you desire. By creating a safe, trusting therapeutic environment, my goal is to empower clients to engage in these relationships in a new way. I often help clients work with anxiety, depression, substance use, self-esteem, relationship concerns, family dynamics, and life transitions.
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Alison Anne Biggs
Counselor, MA, LPCC, NCC Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Offers online therapy
Life’s journey can be tumultuous at times depending on the road you are on at any particular moment.Perhaps your road was difficult to begin with.No matter the journey the need for support at times is invaluable.When I work with my clients I will take the time to understand their history, their family, and in general their world that has made them unique.Our past and the way in which we have lived it can define who we are today.I treat the whole person or the whole family through the integration of evidence based therapies and customize each treatment to fit the needs of my clients.
(970) 366-4833
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Fort Collins, CO 80524
Offers online therapy
Life’s journey can be tumultuous at times depending on the road you are on at any particular moment.Perhaps your road was difficult to begin with.No matter the journey the need for support at times is invaluable.When I work with my clients I will take the time to understand their history, their family, and in general their world that has made them unique.Our past and the way in which we have lived it can define who we are today.I treat the whole person or the whole family through the integration of evidence based therapies and customize each treatment to fit the needs of my clients.
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Center for Family & Couple Therapy
Marriage & Family Therapist Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Offers online therapy
Since 1991 our therapists have provided individualized therapy to a diverse population of clients. We use evidence-based therapies to treat a wide range of individual, couple, and family issues. Our fees are on a sliding scale and range from $22-$70. Our therapy is brief, strengths-based, and solution-focused. When you call, we will conduct a brief phone intake and schedule your first appointment immediately. Morning, afternoon, and evening sessions are available for your convenience. We welcome all clients regardless of race, gender, class, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age, ability, family form, relational status, religion or presenting problem.
(970) 986-4013
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Fort Collins, CO 80521
Offers online therapy
Since 1991 our therapists have provided individualized therapy to a diverse population of clients. We use evidence-based therapies to treat a wide range of individual, couple, and family issues. Our fees are on a sliding scale and range from $22-$70. Our therapy is brief, strengths-based, and solution-focused. When you call, we will conduct a brief phone intake and schedule your first appointment immediately. Morning, afternoon, and evening sessions are available for your convenience. We welcome all clients regardless of race, gender, class, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age, ability, family form, relational status, religion or presenting problem.
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Olivia D Phillips
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Offers online therapy
I have extensive experience (and success) in treating: ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Divorce Recovery, Couples Counseling, Family Systems, Stress Management, Co-Occurring Disorders, Social Functioning Issues and many others.
Do you feel overwhelmed and stressed on a regular basis? Is it hard to imagine your life getting better without some help? Increased and sudden anxiety is normal during these times- talking to a therapist can help you cope. I offer a free 30 minute phone consultation to help my clients decide if I am a good fit for them. I strive to provide a sacred and genuine space for people to get "unstuck" and help them to move forward. Depression, anxiety, social and relationship problems can be dramatically improved by having the courage to ask for and receive help. Take the first step towards a better life...hope to speak with you soon.
(970) 340-2066
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Fort Collins, CO 80521
Offers online therapy
I have extensive experience (and success) in treating: ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Divorce Recovery, Couples Counseling, Family Systems, Stress Management, Co-Occurring Disorders, Social Functioning Issues and many others.
Do you feel overwhelmed and stressed on a regular basis? Is it hard to imagine your life getting better without some help? Increased and sudden anxiety is normal during these times- talking to a therapist can help you cope. I offer a free 30 minute phone consultation to help my clients decide if I am a good fit for them. I strive to provide a sacred and genuine space for people to get "unstuck" and help them to move forward. Depression, anxiety, social and relationship problems can be dramatically improved by having the courage to ask for and receive help. Take the first step towards a better life...hope to speak with you soon.
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Daniel Jackson
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
I currently specialize in providing evidence-based and trauma-focused psychotherapy to adults, couples, and teenagers in order to strengthen resiliency, promote stability in the home, and improve family functioning. I have extensive experience working with adults with depressive or anxiety issues, couples, behavioral issues, LGBT issues, and school-based issues. I work directly with individuals to ensure that even the most challenging or threatening behaviors can be managed.
(970) 670-7514
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Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
I currently specialize in providing evidence-based and trauma-focused psychotherapy to adults, couples, and teenagers in order to strengthen resiliency, promote stability in the home, and improve family functioning. I have extensive experience working with adults with depressive or anxiety issues, couples, behavioral issues, LGBT issues, and school-based issues. I work directly with individuals to ensure that even the most challenging or threatening behaviors can be managed.
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Anca Niculae
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Offers online therapy
Based on my own upbringing and life events, I'm here to help you find the calm within the storm, and guide with ideas of things you can control currently, as well as ways to provide support and nurturance to yourself, your family members, your neighbors and greater community.
We are currently in the chaos of the biggest medical crisis any of us have experienced in our lifetime. In a short period of time, our lives have been turned upside down; the usual routines have disappeared, the physical contact and sense of safety most of us experienced is now gone. Grief is all around us; there is death, illness, employment loss, social disruption and uncertainty everywhere. Children are not going to school, adolescents are missing out on proms and graduation, adults are fearful of their ability to pay bills and find work. Marginalized populations, already in daily crisis, are facing immeasurable levels of fear.
(970) 344-6154
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Fort Collins, CO 80524
Offers online therapy
Based on my own upbringing and life events, I'm here to help you find the calm within the storm, and guide with ideas of things you can control currently, as well as ways to provide support and nurturance to yourself, your family members, your neighbors and greater community.
We are currently in the chaos of the biggest medical crisis any of us have experienced in our lifetime. In a short period of time, our lives have been turned upside down; the usual routines have disappeared, the physical contact and sense of safety most of us experienced is now gone. Grief is all around us; there is death, illness, employment loss, social disruption and uncertainty everywhere. Children are not going to school, adolescents are missing out on proms and graduation, adults are fearful of their ability to pay bills and find work. Marginalized populations, already in daily crisis, are facing immeasurable levels of fear.
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Steve Blad
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Not accepting new clients
I have provided psychotherapy to all ages for 22 years. I do individual, couples, family, and play therapy. I provide in-person (preferred) and Telehealth therapy. I treat an array of clinical issues: depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders (panic disorder, GAD, PTSD, OCD, etc.), eating disorders, schizoaffective disorder, psychosis, personality disorders (borderline, narcissistic, antisocial, etc.), anger, life stress, and substance abuse/dependence. I assist clients dealing with various life stressors including job loss, grief, trauma, adjustment issues etc. I encourage and advocate for coping versus avoidance behavior.
(970) 427-5068
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Fort Collins, CO 80525
Not accepting new clients
I have provided psychotherapy to all ages for 22 years. I do individual, couples, family, and play therapy. I provide in-person (preferred) and Telehealth therapy. I treat an array of clinical issues: depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders (panic disorder, GAD, PTSD, OCD, etc.), eating disorders, schizoaffective disorder, psychosis, personality disorders (borderline, narcissistic, antisocial, etc.), anger, life stress, and substance abuse/dependence. I assist clients dealing with various life stressors including job loss, grief, trauma, adjustment issues etc. I encourage and advocate for coping versus avoidance behavior.
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Sofia Aguilera
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC, RPT Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Offers online therapy
“Love is at the root of everything; all learning, all relationships. Love or the lack of it.” -Mr. Rogers. Who we are and how we function in the relationships we form so often depends on our basic need in feeling safe and secure. So much of our existence has thrived because of the nurturance, love, and connection with others. When a safe and supportive connection is created, you are stronger as a person and family member. In my work with children, teens, and families, I seek to understand not only the sources of struggle; I also invite exploration of resources and resiliency often found in such stressors.
(970) 251-7631
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Fort Collins, CO 80521
Offers online therapy
“Love is at the root of everything; all learning, all relationships. Love or the lack of it.” -Mr. Rogers. Who we are and how we function in the relationships we form so often depends on our basic need in feeling safe and secure. So much of our existence has thrived because of the nurturance, love, and connection with others. When a safe and supportive connection is created, you are stronger as a person and family member. In my work with children, teens, and families, I seek to understand not only the sources of struggle; I also invite exploration of resources and resiliency often found in such stressors.
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Rebecca Temple
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
No matter if we are focusing on individual therapy, couples therapy, or family therapy, we will look at all relationships and how they are interconnected.
I am licensed in both the state of Colorado and Wyoming. I am offering both in-person and telehealth. My passion in my practice is to focus on the systemic perspective, meaning I focus on what is going on in your environment rather than focusing on a diagnosis or an issue. I look at how our environment is structured and functioning and how that is influencing you. The more we can incorporate those within your system the better we will be in creating a plan for you to be successful in implementing the changes that you are wanting to make.
(970) 500-5087
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Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
No matter if we are focusing on individual therapy, couples therapy, or family therapy, we will look at all relationships and how they are interconnected.
I am licensed in both the state of Colorado and Wyoming. I am offering both in-person and telehealth. My passion in my practice is to focus on the systemic perspective, meaning I focus on what is going on in your environment rather than focusing on a diagnosis or an issue. I look at how our environment is structured and functioning and how that is influencing you. The more we can incorporate those within your system the better we will be in creating a plan for you to be successful in implementing the changes that you are wanting to make.
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Tricia Noelle Fadness
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, LAC Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80526
Tricia has a large family that has been her motivation to continue her own path in recovery and journey in self-discovery.
Tricia Fadness was born & raised in Ft. Collins where she attended Colorado State University, obtaining her bachelors & masters degrees in social work. As a licensed clinical social worker & licensed addiction counselor she specializes in individual, couples, and family therapy. Tricia is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support & intentional feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
(970) 323-2496
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Fort Collins, CO 80526
Tricia has a large family that has been her motivation to continue her own path in recovery and journey in self-discovery.
Tricia Fadness was born & raised in Ft. Collins where she attended Colorado State University, obtaining her bachelors & masters degrees in social work. As a licensed clinical social worker & licensed addiction counselor she specializes in individual, couples, and family therapy. Tricia is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support & intentional feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
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Marcia McConnell Ranch
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80525
One of my strengths is promoting attuned, rewarding connections for couples, family members and groups.
Neuroscience offers promising directions to empower behavioral change. I employ emerging knowledge and strategies to help you change your brain. Using principles of positive psychology, I create an appreciative framework for therapy. Mindfulness practices assist my clients to move beyond difficulties and experience sustainable change. Stress, anxiety and depression are at epidemic proportions for Americans. As a skillful, experienced therapist, I will build a partnership with you to address problems, build your personal resources and discover your path to a more rewarding, enriched life.
(970) 422-1085 x2
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Fort Collins, CO 80525
One of my strengths is promoting attuned, rewarding connections for couples, family members and groups.
Neuroscience offers promising directions to empower behavioral change. I employ emerging knowledge and strategies to help you change your brain. Using principles of positive psychology, I create an appreciative framework for therapy. Mindfulness practices assist my clients to move beyond difficulties and experience sustainable change. Stress, anxiety and depression are at epidemic proportions for Americans. As a skillful, experienced therapist, I will build a partnership with you to address problems, build your personal resources and discover your path to a more rewarding, enriched life.
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Poling Chan
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
While I believe in tailoring treatment to each individual's needs, my practice originates from my extensive training in gestalt therapy, family systems, somatic experiencing and EMDR ( Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing).
My practice focuses on integrating one's body and mind awareness. I work well with clients who are interested in building their resilience as opposed to examining pathologies. I believe you have the innate ability to heal in a safe and nurturing environment.
(970) 279-4374
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Fort Collins, CO 80525
Offers online therapy
While I believe in tailoring treatment to each individual's needs, my practice originates from my extensive training in gestalt therapy, family systems, somatic experiencing and EMDR ( Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing).
My practice focuses on integrating one's body and mind awareness. I work well with clients who are interested in building their resilience as opposed to examining pathologies. I believe you have the innate ability to heal in a safe and nurturing environment.
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Gregory S Seibert
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80528
Offers online therapy
*ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS* I am a licensed marriage and family therapist in Colorado. I earned my doctorate in marriage and family therapy from Florida State University and my masters in Marital and Family Therapy from the University of San Diego. I provide expertise in individual and couples/marital therapy and am also trained in PREPARE/ENRICH premarital counseling, as well as completed Level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy.
(720) 235-8119
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Fort Collins, CO 80528
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*ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS* I am a licensed marriage and family therapist in Colorado. I earned my doctorate in marriage and family therapy from Florida State University and my masters in Marital and Family Therapy from the University of San Diego. I provide expertise in individual and couples/marital therapy and am also trained in PREPARE/ENRICH premarital counseling, as well as completed Level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy.
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Kaitlin Jones
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, MS, EMDR, IFS Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80526
Not accepting new clients
If you have found yourself at a crossroads in your life or relationship, then I am here to help. I am an individual, couple and family therapist specializing in trauma healing, self-esteem, and transitional difficulties treated both individually as well as in the context of a couple or family. I use a strengths-based approach to therapy and believe that people are geared toward healing and growth. While providing resources and tools for healing, I support clients on their journey towards health and well-being.
(970) 372-6785
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Fort Collins, CO 80526
Not accepting new clients
If you have found yourself at a crossroads in your life or relationship, then I am here to help. I am an individual, couple and family therapist specializing in trauma healing, self-esteem, and transitional difficulties treated both individually as well as in the context of a couple or family. I use a strengths-based approach to therapy and believe that people are geared toward healing and growth. While providing resources and tools for healing, I support clients on their journey towards health and well-being.
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Brook Bretthauer
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, EMDR, PACT Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80526
Offers online therapy
I am a licensed marriage and family therapist and work with people from many different backgrounds.
I am glad you are searching for a therapist to help you with whatever life issue(s) you may be struggling with. Finding someone you feel safe and comfortable with is vital when deciding on a therapist. As part of my practice, I strive to create a secure and nurturing environment where you can share concerns and vulnerabilities while also making progress toward goals and the changes you would like to have happen in your life.
(970) 323-3036
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Fort Collins, CO 80526
Offers online therapy
I am a licensed marriage and family therapist and work with people from many different backgrounds.
I am glad you are searching for a therapist to help you with whatever life issue(s) you may be struggling with. Finding someone you feel safe and comfortable with is vital when deciding on a therapist. As part of my practice, I strive to create a secure and nurturing environment where you can share concerns and vulnerabilities while also making progress toward goals and the changes you would like to have happen in your life.
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Bernadette Pivarunas
Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, SP-I, PACT-I, LPC, NCC Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Not accepting new clients
**NOT CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS** Feeling down or sad? Anxious? Do you feel alone no matter what you try? Frustrated? Angry? Disgusted with your body, yourself, or your life? Confused by your teenager or partner? I offer individual, couple, and family psychotherapy & assessment services for adolescents (10+) and adults. As a developmentalist, I support individuals, couples, and families interested in thriving, not just surviving. I offer 30 minute consultations at no cost. I honor your courage and initiative and can't wait to meet you!
(970) 999-1668
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Fort Collins, CO 80525
Not accepting new clients
**NOT CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS** Feeling down or sad? Anxious? Do you feel alone no matter what you try? Frustrated? Angry? Disgusted with your body, yourself, or your life? Confused by your teenager or partner? I offer individual, couple, and family psychotherapy & assessment services for adolescents (10+) and adults. As a developmentalist, I support individuals, couples, and families interested in thriving, not just surviving. I offer 30 minute consultations at no cost. I honor your courage and initiative and can't wait to meet you!
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Mike Anderson
Marriage & Family Therapist, DMin, LMFT, CFLE Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Offers online therapy
As a licensed marriage and family therapist and ordained minister I bring a unique combination of experience and faith to people with relational and spiritual issues. I am passionate about working with people in order that they may relate with one another other and with God at more intimate levels. Premarital, Marriage, Family and Faith based issues (including *Spiritual Direction) are among my specialties. My personal journey includes experiences with adoption, long-term marriage, cancer, cross-cultural and cross-denominational environments.
(720) 897-3987
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Fort Collins, CO 80524
Offers online therapy
As a licensed marriage and family therapist and ordained minister I bring a unique combination of experience and faith to people with relational and spiritual issues. I am passionate about working with people in order that they may relate with one another other and with God at more intimate levels. Premarital, Marriage, Family and Faith based issues (including *Spiritual Direction) are among my specialties. My personal journey includes experiences with adoption, long-term marriage, cancer, cross-cultural and cross-denominational environments.
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Emily Wagner
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Not accepting new clients
Has your trauma taken something from you? I work with people who have had their lives change because of trauma, helping them to find healing, meaning in their relationships, and freedom in their lives. I will support you while together we weave a new story for your future. With a background in International Disaster Psychology, I work with trauma of all kinds, from family abandonment or sexual assault to bombings and earthquakes. You're in the right place if you don't love the way life feels, but wish you could.
(970) 410-2126
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Fort Collins, CO 80521
Not accepting new clients
Has your trauma taken something from you? I work with people who have had their lives change because of trauma, helping them to find healing, meaning in their relationships, and freedom in their lives. I will support you while together we weave a new story for your future. With a background in International Disaster Psychology, I work with trauma of all kinds, from family abandonment or sexual assault to bombings and earthquakes. You're in the right place if you don't love the way life feels, but wish you could.

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Family Therapy
If you're looking for family therapy in Fort Collins or for a Fort Collins family therapist these professionals provide family therapy services and structural family therapy services. They include family therapists and marriage family therapists. Therapists in Fort Collins using the techniques of 'family therapy' (also referred to as marriage and family therapy and family counseling) view change in terms of the systems of interaction between family members.

Family relationships often affect psychological well-being and, regardless of the origin of an issue, or whether it may be the "individual" or "family" who is presenting it, involving the family in the solution can be of great benefit. Families participate directly in sessions during which the family therapist helps conversations in a way that draws upon and builds the strengths, wisdom and support of the wider family unit.