Therapist Profile

Name:
Margaret M. Blanc, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
5000 California Avenue, Suite 207 Bakersfield, CA 93309-0711
Phone:
(661) 872-7300
License Number
LMFT86230
Practicing Since:
2011
Additional Licenses:
Marriage and Family Therapist Registered Intern

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
With compassion and understanding, my goal is to help you uncover your true potential and to work together to create a life worth celebrating. While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges you are experiencing right now. By applying complementary therapy approaches and techniques, we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life. If you are looking for support and guidance through a challenging situation or you are just ready to move in a new direction, I look forward to working with you to achieve your goals.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Flexible schedule with day, evening and some weekends available.
Services
As a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern #59981, Margaret works with individuals, couples and families and is a compassionate, depth oriented psychotherapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to create a highly personalized approach tailored to each client's specific needs. She helps each individual, couple, or family build on their strengths and attain the growth they are seeking. Her goal is to create sessions that will fit into any lifestyle, whether you are a student, homemaker, employee, business owner, retiree, challenged by illness or relationships or just plain seeker. I incorporate traditional therapeutic techniques as well as mindfulness for stress management, pain management, anxiety, relationship issues and personal growth.
Insurance
No Insurance Accepted, Private Pay, Sliding Scale
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
Phone

Education

Degrees
B.A., Psychology, Richmond College, New York City M.A., Counseling Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Adolescents
Alzheimer's Families
Anxiety
Attachment Therapy
Career Stress and Changes
Children
Christian Based Therapy
Childhood Trauma
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Creative Solutions
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Eating Disorders
Elder/Geriatrics/Gerontology
Employment Issues
Families
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Interracial Couples
Pain Management
Parenting
Pre-Marriage Counseling
PsychoEducational
Psychoanalysis
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Rape Victims
Relationships
Religious/Spiritual Orientation
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Telephone/Online Therapy
Terminally Ill
Trauma
Women's Issues

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Attachment
Cognitive-Behavioral
Cognitive
Communications
Developmental/Depth
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Humanistic/Existential
Certifications
Certified Holistic Health Educator Certified Integrative Yoga Therapist
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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