Therapist Profile

Name:
Harry Motro, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
3880 S. Bascom Avenue, Suite 101 San Jose, CA 95124-2600
Phone:
(408) 823-2822
License Number
LMFT53452
Practicing Since:
2010
Additional Licenses:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Do you need a COUPLES SPECIALIST? I'm glad you are taking your first step toward healing your marriage or significant relationship. Other couples have selected me as their therapist because of my: COUPLES TRAINING: I have received specialized relationship training at the Master's and Doctoral levels, hold a license as a Marriage and Family Therapist, and am authorized by the state of California to perform Psychotherapy. COUPLES TOOLS: I have developed an extensive set of practical tools and exercises for you and your partner to integrate into your relationship. These exercises focus on communication, anger management, love languages, trust building, strengths discovery, intimacy building, and forgiveness. We don't just talk about issues, but create new experiences together. EVIDENCED-BASED PRACTICES: I use scientifically validated psychotherapy techniques which have been developed based on 35 years of research with thousands of couples. BIBLICALLY-BASED FOUNDATION: I am affiliated with the Christian Counseling Center-San Jose. My therapeutic approach is consistent with and rooted in Biblical principles but I would never force any beliefs upon you. LIFE EXPERIENCE: Having been married for 29 years, I have learned from the ups and downs of real life, not just reading about it. PASSION: A failing relationship breaks my heart. That's why I am dedicated to helping couples. I love what I do, care deeply about my clients, and am completely committed to supporting you on your healing journey. Working with a couples specialist gives you the BEST CHANCE to heal your relationship so you can feel safer, more trusted and more loved. Read more at WWW.HARRYMOTRO.COM

About My Practice

Office Hours
Weekdays only
Services
Harry is a COUPLES specialist and is dedicated to the restoration of intimacy for couples who are caught in patterns of circular arguments or disengagement. As a couples therapist, he has developed an extensive set of practical tools for you and your partner to integrate into your relationship. He has undergone specialized relationship training at the Master's and Doctoral levels. In addition, having been married for 29 years, he has learned from the ups and downs of real life, not just reading about it.His approach to couples therapy is based on 35 years of scientific research with couples and is consistent with and rooted in Biblical principles. More specifically, his approach is to: 1) get problems out in the open and into a safe place, 2) identify themes of conflict and understand the deeper issues that keep the conflict from being resolved, 3) help you learn tools for communicating, managing anger, and expressing compassion, and 4) apply these tools to heal the wounds that have been inflicted. The goal of this process is to restore trust and build a shared vision for the relationship. Read more at WWW.HARRYMOTRO.COM
Insurance
,Although I do not accept direct payment from insurance companies, I assist you in filing with your insurance company by providing a “super-bill” which includes the diagnosis and treatment codes that most insurance companies require. (Most insurance companies will reimburse for therapy involving two people if one person has been given a diagnosis). You will then submit the super-bill to your insurance company for reimbursement.
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
California Southern University - Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) program Santa Clara University – Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology (Marriage and Family Therapy program) University of Virginia, B.S.

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Anger Management
Assertiveness Training
Christian Based Therapy
Communication Skills
Couples
Divorce/Dissolution
Parenting
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Sexual Dysfunction
Step/Blended Families

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Communications
Emotion Focused Therapy
Imago Therapy
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity

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