Michael Kaufman

Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT, PsyD

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Michael Kaufman

Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT, PsyD


Location

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Westlake Village Family Services
3625 E. Thousand Oaks Rd.
Suite 225
Westlake Village, California 91362
(818) 293-5976

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Announcement icon We now are offering ON-LINE Individual and Group sessions. We ARE Court Approved through Ventura and Los Angeles County Probation.
Have you ever heard that you have an anger management problem? Is substance abuse an issue? Do you have teenagers that are "challenging?" Dr. Kaufman is a licensed marriage and family therapist who works in the area of helping people through various issues including anger management, substance abuse and alternative parenting techniques for parents of challenging teens for over 25 years. He has helped thousands of individuals, couples and families. He is a licensed anger management and domestic violence provider for Los Angeles and Ventura Counties and has lectured extensively. He creates a safe and supportive environment.
I work with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues that span from depression and anxiety to parenting and couples counseling.In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a highly personalized approach tailored to every client's individual need to help attain the personal growth they're striving for.
Dr. Kaufman is a very caring therapist who utilizes a variety of proven techniques in which clients are taught to be empowered and take charge of their lives. Please note that we now offer online individual and group sessions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Ryokan College
  • Year Graduated: 1999
  • License and State: 37804 California

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: CABIP
  • Certificate Date: 1995
  • Certificate: CAMFT
  • Certificate Date: 1995

Michael Kaufman's Groups

Domestic Violence Group (Batterers' Intervention)

Facilitator certified by Ventura and Los Angeles County Probation Department for over 20 years. Addresses issues related to anger management, effects on spouses and children, communication, assertiveness skills and taking responsibility for behavior. Presented in an open and safe atmosphere.

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Anger Management Group

Facilitator certified by Ventura and Los Angeles County Probation Department for over 20 years. Addresses issues related to anger management, effects on spouses and children, communication, assertiveness skills and taking responsibility for behavior. Presented in an open and safe atmosphere.

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Co-Parenting, Parenting and Child Abuse Groups

Certified Parent Project Facilitor addresses issues related to communication, substance abuse, punishment vs. dicipline,etc. Presented in an open and safe atmosphere. Court Approved. 25 years experience.

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Location

Westlake Village Family Services
3625 E. Thousand Oaks Rd.
Suite 225
Westlake Village, California 91362
(818) 293-5976
Ask about video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Specialties
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Addiction
  • Parenting
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sex Therapy
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Intervention
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • relational issues
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Online/Phone Counseling

Links

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Last Modified: 27 Mar 2020
Michael Kaufman, MFT, PsyD, Marriage & Family Therapist in Westlake Village

Michael Kaufman

Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT, PsyD