Therapist Profile

Name:
Joan M. Amador, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Location:
540 West Baseline Rd #3 Claremont, CA 91711-1612
Phone:
(909) 621-3784
Location:
11800 Central Ave.223 Chino, CA 91710-7201
Phone:
(909) 902-1082
Website:
License Number
LMFT32526
Practicing Since:
1993
Additional Licenses:
RN
MFT

Practice limited to Women, Couples, and Families

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Everyone needs to be understood.
We all have a right to have peace and satisfaction with ourselves and the life we lead.
Each human being has a unique makeup with different needs and issues, whether it be motivational, inspirational, emotional healing, tools for a relationship, or spiritual support.

It is my utmost priority to make myself available as an instrument for maximizing the potential of every person that comes to me for help according to mutually derived goals. To do this, I furnish a warm supportive, and non judgmental environment. Drawing on many years of personal experience and training, I exercise great sensitivity to approach the client in the manner he or she is most sync with. I look forward to working with you!

About My Practice

Office Hours
Services
Treatment of individuals and families for relational problems. Treatment for addictions, life transitions and women's issues. Medication management assessment. Grief process.
Insurance
Aetna, Blue Shield of CA, Cigna, Call Office for Insurance Accepted, Health Net Insurance, Kaiser, Magellan, MHN, Private Pay, United Behavioral Health, United Health Care
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
M.A., Marriage, Family Child Counseling

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Anger Management
Anxiety
Assertiveness Training
Bi-Polar
Career Stress and Changes
CAMFT Certified Supervisor
Chronically Mentally Ill
Christian Based Therapy
Childhood Trauma
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Couples
Crisis Intervention
EMDR
Group Therapy
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Mediation
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Personality Disorders
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Religious/Spiritual Orientation
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Stress
Supervision
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Cognitive
Communications
EMDR-Eye Movement Desensitization/ Reprocessing
Family Systems
Object Relations
Other, e.g. NLP, EMDR, etc.
Psychodynamic
Transactional Analysis/Redecision
Certifications
Pastoral counseling Mediation in family law & child custody, Juvenile Restitution, and Small Claims Holistic Nurse Practitioner Bereavement Certification Supervisor Ceritification for MFT's and MSW's. EMDR Coaching
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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