Woodland Hills And West LA Expert Couples Therapy Premarital Counseling Relationship Help

Marriage & Family Therapist, PHD , LMFT

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Woodland Hills And West LA Expert Couples Therapy Premarital Counseling Relationship Help, PHD , LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Woodland Hills
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Woodland Hills And West LA Expert Couples Therapy Premarital Counseling Relationship Help

Marriage & Family Therapist, PHD , LMFT


Location

Woodland Hills Couples Therapy
20301 Ventura Blvd
Woodland Hills, California 91364
(310) 594-3448

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Dona Laressa Desmond PhD LMFT
Couples Therapy West Los Angeles
11600 Washington Place
Culver City, California 90066
(310) 594-3448

26 Years.. EXPERT COUPLES THERAPY...MARRIAGE COUNSELING...PRE-MARITAL COUNSELOR.....Dona Desmond PhD LMFT..... When good love slides into bad patterns I can help you communicate, reduce anger & improve intimacy. It's frustrating when love gets out of sync. I'll help you diffuse resentments, lower tensions and solve problems together more smoothly. If you're feeling stuck I'm here to help you rejuvenate your connection. (Visit my extensive website for much more detail on how I can help you, who I am, and my fees). PLEASE CONTACT ME DIRECTLY VIA EMAIL

My office provides a safe, neutral atmosphere to reduce arguments, eliminate confusion & improve your communication. I am an emotional advocate for Couples seeking to increase cooperation & stop power struggles.You'll feel supported knowing that you have an experienced Couples Therapist working with you, focusing on solutions that give you emotional relief.

Please note: I am an " Out of Network Provider" only. Fee options and package deals are available on my website. Thanks!

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 27 Years
  • School: Masters/Doctorate/Antioch/AU
  • Year Graduated: 1989
  • License and State: MFT29944 California

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $80 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Free consultations via email
  • I don't take insurance as payment
  • I provide a CMS Superbill for you
  • PACKAGE DEALS and various fee options
  • PLEASE NOTE - I'm Out of Network Provider Only
  • Out of Network
Please note: I am an "Out of Network Provider" only for most PPO's. Email me for details on what that means and how it works. Thanks!
Email me or call (310) 594-3448 with questions.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: UCLA Center for Pre Hospital Care / Emergency Medical Technician
  • 1993
  • Degree: Red Cross & ICIF Trauma Training / DeBriefing First Responders
  • 1998

Location

Woodland Hills Couples Therapy
20301 Ventura Blvd
Woodland Hills, California 91364
(310) 594-3448

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Dona Laressa Desmond PhD LMFT
Couples Therapy West Los Angeles
11600 Washington Place
Culver City, California 90066
(310) 594-3448
Specialties
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Relationship Issues
  • Infidelity
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples Communication and Resentment Recovery
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity, Cheating, Emotional Affairs
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Self Esteem
  • Sex Therapy
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Couples Support Relationship Rescue
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Narrative
  • Neuro-Linguistic
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • PreMarital Counseling
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Reality Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 28 Dec 2019
Woodland Hills And West LA Expert Couples Therapy Premarital Counseling Relationship Help, PHD , LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Woodland Hills

Woodland Hills And West LA Expert Couples Therapy Premarital Counseling Relationship Help

Marriage & Family Therapist, PHD , LMFT