Therapist Profile

Name:
Kathy Mattox, M.A.
Professional Title:
Location:
335 Main Street Vista, CA 92084
Phone:
(760) 505-8463
License Number
LMFT48751
Practicing Since:
2005
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
As a Child and Family therapist, I have a particular passion for counseling children. My strengths, professionally and personally, have allowed me to connect naturally and comfortably with children and teenagers. It is likely that my success may largely be due to an easy sense of humor, considerable life experience working with children and families, and an authentic caring for the family as a whole. I work toward providing a relaxed and engaged process that expands the possibility of effecting changes in a struggling family system. I am fortunate that my office facilitates the therapy process in a child-friendly space as well as a comfortable environment for the family members.

It would be my privilege to be of assistance to your child and family as you arrive at new crossroads and face new challenges. Providing your child with the gift of timely therapy may be one of the most beneficial things you can do for your family. Whether this means bringing calm to your home, reducing the stress and anxiety in your child, or establishing boundaries with sibling rivalry, as a parent you will also feel more confident and proactive simply knowing your child is receiving experienced support and assistance.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Please call to make an appointment: 760-505-8463
Services
Counseling Speciality: Children and their Families
Insurance
Private Pay
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
M.A., University of San Diego, Marital and Family Therapy B.A., Southern California College, Teaching Credential

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Adolescents
Anxiety
Aspergers Syndrome
Children
Childhood Trauma
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Depression/Clinical Depression
Families
Individual
Learning Disabilities
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Parenting
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Stress

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Behavioral
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Cognitive
Family Systems
Narrative
Systems
Certifications
University of California San Diego, Counseling and Interpersonal Skills; Love and Logic Institute, Inc., Independent Facilitator of the Love and Logic Curricula
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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