Dr. Jason S. Stein is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. He has been working in the field for over twelve years as a therapist and clinical supervisor. He does public speaking about drugs and alcohol issues with teens, workshops on 'Pro-Active Parenting' and Family Communication', and teaches other therapists how to do family therapy. His specialties include family and couple issues, childhood anxiety, teen substance abuse, ADHD, socialization/peer relationships, and school-related behavioral problems. Dr. Stein's approach focuses on empowering people to utilize their strengths, and the ability to make choices.
The clinician has received expert training in family therapy, couples counseling, cross-cultural issues, behavioral therapy, and school-based services. He has worked at settings including California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, Airport Marina Counseling Center, and Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic. He did his early training in the public school system, adolescent day treatment programs, and community mental health agencies (developing models of support and treatment for children with Learning Disabilities and Emotional Issues). Dr. Stein developed programming and coordinated the Latency Day Treatment Program at Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic after receiving a Doctorate from California Institute of Integral Studies.
The services offered by Dr. Stein include individual, child, couples, and family therapy. He also can provide more specialized services including child behavior assessment, in-home family therapy, co-parenting (divorce/separation issues), group therapy, and parenting classes. Dr. Stein is available for various workshops and seminars.