Therapist Profile

Name:
Joan Cantor Backer, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
1151 Dove Street, Ste. 280 Newport Beach, CA 92660-2843
Phone:
(949) 583-1972
Website:
License Number
LMFT37649
Practicing Since:
2000
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
My name is Joan Cantor. I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in individual, family and couples therapy utilizing Object Relations and Psychodynamic therapy. I have Bioenergetic training for people interested in exploring the somatic presentation of trauma. I am a mother and a widow and I understand issues relating to grief and loss on a personal level having lost my husband after his fight with terminal cancer. I also have extensive experience dealing with people who suffer from depression. Please contact me if you are interested in setting an appointment.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Sundays - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
and Saturdays 10:00 am to 1:00 p.m.
Services
Marriage and Family Therapy Individual, Adolescent, Children and Group Therapy
Insurance
No Insurance Accepted
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
M.A., Clinical Psychology, 1996 B.A., Psychology, 1992

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Depression/Clinical Depression

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Object Relations
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Jewish

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