Therapist Profile

Name:
Jodi Lyn Elson Peterson, M.A.
Professional Title:
Location:
425 W Bonita Ave San Dimas, CA 91773
Phone:
(909) 451-9802
Website:
License Number
LMFT82996
Practicing Since:
2012
Additional Licenses:

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, I work with a wide variety of people in the midst of their own life journey. I focus on client-centered therapy that starts from where the client is, their needs, wants, and goals. By taking a holistic approach to therapy, and working with each individual, couple, family, and child from the foundation of their own narrative, a stronger connection for growth can be created. I am privileged by the opportunity to walk along with my clients through their lives. Together we process challenges, traumas, growings, heartaches, self-improvements, life adjustments, losses, relationship enhancing, re-building, or deepening, and anything else related to their personal experiences. The therapeutic process also helps increase the ability to communicate, process, and cope with all life brings. In therapy, I work with clients to go beyond surviving, through healing, to truly thriving. Our work together is about striving toward a life with peace, filled with joy, and hope. I work with Families, Individuals, Children, and Couples in providing therapy for, and dealing with traumas, anxieties, abuse, childhood developmental and behavioral issues, play therapy, relationship struggles or enhancements, couples therapy, family therapy, child therapy, as well as other related modalities and client concerns. I am a Floor-Time Provider for D.I.R, as well as hold a M.A. in Clinical Psychology, with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy.

About My Practice

Office Hours
I offer sliding scale appointments.Please call to connect,and see if working together is the right fit for you.
Services
I work with individuals, as well as families and couples. I also work with children, using play therapy, and a relational treatment intervention based on the D.I.R/Floortime method. As well, I provide parent support and coaching to help enhance the communication and connection within families.
Insurance
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
Online, Phone

Education

Degrees
M.A., Clinical Psychology, emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Adolescents
Alzheimer's Families
Anger Management
Anxiety
Aspergers Syndrome
Assertiveness Training
Attachment Therapy
Autism
Bi-Polar
Career Stress and Changes
Children

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Attachment
Communications
Developmental/Depth
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Emotion Focused Therapy
Family Systems
Gestalt
Certifications
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, (lic#82996) ICDL DIR/Floortime Certified Provider
Languages Spoken
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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