Therapist Profile

Name:
Akilah V. Vazquez, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
4173 MacArthur Blvd. #6 Oakland, CA 94619-1932
Phone:
(510) 877-0614
License Number
LMFT45594
Practicing Since:
2008
Additional Licenses:

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I am a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist with nearly 15 years experience of working with adults, children, adolescents, families and couples of diverse backgrounds and ethnicities who have experienced family dysfunction, trauma, abuse, and crime victimization. I am experienced in crisis intervention, conflict resolution, grief and loss, individual, couples and family therapy. Additionally I have provided training and support to families interested in adopting children from the child welfare system; including abused, neglected and trauma or community violence impacted families. I also have experience working with individuals who have had issues with community accountability; including misdemeanor arrest or violations.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Evenings and weekends
Services
Individual and group psychotherapy and consultation.
Insurance
Private Pay, Victims of Crime
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
Phone

Education

Degrees
B.A and M.A in Psychology

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Anger Management
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
Childhood Trauma
Critical Incident Stress Management
Communication Skills
Couples
Crisis Intervention
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Domestic Violence
Employment Issues
Ethnicity/Multi-Cultural Relationships
Families
Forensics
Group Therapy
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Infertility/Adoption/Pregnancy
Individual
Interracial Couples
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Parenting
Personality Disorders
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Psychoanalysis
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Rape Victims
Relationships
Sexual Dysfunction
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Supervision
Trauma
Victims of Crime
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Certifications
Conflict Resolution
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
African/American

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