Therapist Profile

Name:
David M. Dixon, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
45 Camino Alto # 208 Mill Valley, CA 94941-2935
Phone:
(415) 505-9561
Website:
License Number
LMFT37474
Practicing Since:
2000
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
David M. Dixon is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Parent Educator. For the past six years he has coordinated treatment and supervised interns while providing direct services at Sierra Youth Center in Santa Rosa CA. Sierra is a residential treatment facility providing trauma based treatment for female adolescents adjudicated by the juvenile court. Prior to his work at Sierra Dave spent three years as part of the forensic mental health team in the Sonoma County Jail. As the clinical director for a certified batterer's program in San Francisco he developed curriculum to assess and treat perpetrators of domestic violence. He also provided outpatient psychoeducation and group counseling for those adults with substance abuse issues. Dave has an Adult Teaching Credential in the area(s) of Parent Education, Family Management and Human Development. As a consultant to an East Bay school district he developed and implemented a variety of student oriented programs. He was a featured speaker at the district's Parent University and provided faculty training for classroom behavior management. As clinical director in a non public school setting Dave supervised the provision of mental health services to learning disabled and emotionally disturbed students.

About My Practice

Office Hours
mon days and eves tues eves or by arrangement
Services
1)psychotherapy for individuals, couples and families; offered at two locations in southern Marin county; flexible times and saturday appointments 2)chemical dependency assessment and treatment(including tobacco cessation) for both adults and adolescents 3)assessment, consultation, support, and solutions for students with behavioral and academic challenges 4)parent education tailored to fit the needs of your family or group, whether large or small, in my office or at your site
Insurance
Aetna, Blue Shield, Blue Shield of CA, Cigna, MHN, Most Insurance Accepted, PPO
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
M.A.

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
Communication Skills
Couples
Domestic Violence
Forensics
Men's Issues
Parenting
Relationships
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Behavioral
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Cognitive
Certifications
Pupil Personnel Services Credential(specialization in school counseling) Adult Teaching Credential
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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