Therapist Profile

Name:
Charles E. Nelson, PhD
Professional Title:
Location:
4225 Executive Square Ste#1110 La Jolla, CA 92037-1486
Phone:
(858) 546-9255
License Number
LMFT7825
Practicing Since:
1976
Additional Licenses:
MFT and Psychologist

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Dr. Charlie Nelson is recognized as a seasoned, direct, warm, ethical, eclectic, "practical" therapist with experience in the field since 1974. He's licensed both as a Psychologist and a Marriage and Family Therapist working with individuals, couple's, and families. Charlie believes that most people achieve their treatment goals more effectively and efficiently when they meet with a warm, caring, honest, open, intelligent approach blended with a timely sense of humor and wisdom... not dry, confusing, contrived "Psychobabble" or "pop psychology" band aids. Resume available upon request. Search words: adults seniors senior compulsive behaviors victim PTSD addiction drug marijuana pot alcoholism alcoholic codependency North County Rancho Santa Fe Fairbanks Ranch Carmel Valley Scripps Pacific Beach Point Loma Mission Hills Mission Valley Encinitas Sorrento Valley UCSD 92101 92103 92107 92108 92109 92131 92014 92024 92122 92067 92121 92130

About My Practice

Office Hours
Services
Trauma Recovery (crime victims, post traumatic stress PTSD, death, dying, loss, grief) Marital/Relationship issues (e.g. premarital, communication, parenting, affairs, infidelity, devitalized relationships, divorce adjustment, etc.) Substance Abuse and other addictions (e.g. alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, ACOA, gambling, crystal methamphetemine, codependence, sexual compulsion) Executive Coaching Individual Psychotherapy Family Therapy Men's issues "Men behaving badly".
Insurance
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
Ph.D, Psychology, Alliant International University (formerly United States International Univer.), 1984 M.A. Counseling, 1974

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
Anxiety
Assertiveness Training
Critical Incident Stress Management
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Creative Solutions
Crisis Intervention
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Employment Issues
Families
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Hypnosis
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Men's Issues
Other
Parenting
Personality Disorders
Pre-Marriage Counseling
PsychoEducational
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Rape Victims
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Stress
Trauma
Victims of Crime
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Psychology
Certifications
Hypnosis Certified Trauma Specialist
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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