Karen Rippy, Ph.D., LMFT

Psychologist, PhD, , LMFT

Verified by Psychology Today
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Karen Rippy, Ph.D., LMFT

Psychologist, PhD, , LMFT

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

MissionViejo_LaderaRanch Therapy
26381 Crown Valley Pkwy
upstairs
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Call Karen Rippy
(949) 344-2301
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon In-office or Zoom visits. Text for this week appointments (949-521-1140). I am fully vaccinated. Let's talk!

About

I specialize in all complex relationship issues involving you as an individual, couple and family. I also like working with teens, students and I am a clinical supervisor. I am also a Doctoral Addictions Counselor. I am highly experienced with 30+ years experience! No-nonsense approach to resolving your most difficult and sensitive relationship and family issues. Life transitions, intense relationship conflicts, aggressive teens, addictions, custody, blending families.... www.karenrippy.com or text 949-521-1140. Fee for service.
30+ years experience! Prompt scheduling and texting available (949-521-1140). I offer Zoom/office extended-family conflicts; co-parentingi, and those wanting to restore their relationships to health. I am helpful with intense couples/family issues, affair repair, anger and stress management.
I am friendly, casual and active in sessions. Depth of experience with kids, teens, adults and seniors. Supervision for therapists in training offered. Additional time offered for Intensive sessions available. Call or text 949.521.1140 for prompt attention. Mission Viejo / Ladera Ranch / San Juan / Aliso areas.
Karen Rippy, Ph.D., LMFT
“Text me 949-521-1140 for appointment and information sheet.”

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $170 - $200
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Visa, Wire
Cash, check or card. I request first payment prior to first visit and will send out an secure invoice text.
Email us or call (949) 344-2301 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 38 Years
  • License: California / mft17775
  • School: University of Humanistic Studies
  • Year Graduated: 1989

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: American Board of Forensic Examiners / Doctoral Addictions Counselor
  • Certificate Date: 1995
  • Certificate: CAMFT / 001338
  • Certificate Date: 2000

Location

MissionViejo_LaderaRanch Therapy
26381 Crown Valley Pkwy
upstairs
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Call Karen Rippy
(949) 344-2301
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Family Conflict
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Child
  • Co-Parenting; custody / communication
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Discernment Counseling - Commitment (stay/go?)
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: i am available to work with translator
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Coaching
  • Expert in all relationship issues
  • Extended family and work
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Positive Psychology
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 19 Dec 2022
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Karen Rippy, Ph.D., LMFT

Psychologist, PhD, , LMFT