Karen Derman

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Verified by Psychology Today
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(818) 308-1519

Karen Derman

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Woodland Hills, CA 91367
(818) 308-1519
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Offering tele-therapy through Zoom Video and/or phone to all who want to be seen during this uncertain time. I am accepting new clients.

About

Is Your School Age Child, Preteen, or Teen, having difficulty at home, in school, or in their relationships with others? Does Your Young Adult have difficulty finding and keeping friends or jobs? Are You Concerned About Your Infant or Toddler's development? Do they have behaviors that are difficult to manage? Are You Feeling Frustrated because you don't know how to help?
With extensive experience in Autism, ADHD, and related disorders, I provide consultation, screening and therapeutic intervention for children and adults of all ages with all kinds of challenges. My work is my passion and I have helped thousands of clients change their lives over the past 35 years.
Living with a child, teen or adult who is struggling with any kind of problem can be a frustrating experience. Their struggle can effect the entire family. Don't blame yourself for not knowing how to help. Therapeutic intervention is recommended for a successful outcome. Offering free 30 minute consultations to discuss your unique needs and how I can help.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Mastercard, Venmo, Visa, Zelle

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 36 Years
  • License: California / MFT 17153
  • School: Goddard College, Vermont
  • Year Graduated: 1980

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: CAMFT / 001383
  • Certificate Date: 1982
  • Certificate: Board of Behavioral Science Examiners / MFT17153
  • Certificate Date: 1982

Karen Derman's Groups

Social Skills

Providing social skill individual and group training at home and in the community. Also providing job coaching to help young adults with interviews and support while on the job.

More about this group

Location

Woodland Hills, CA 91367
(818) 308-1519
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Child
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Grief
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Social Skills , Siblings, Couples
  • Stress
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Women's Issues

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Developmental Screening
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Relational
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Karen Derman

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT