Therapist Profile

Name:
Marilyn Wedge, PhD
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
141 North Duesenberg Westlake Village, CA 9136
Phone:
(818) 735-9709
Website:
License Number
LMFT23729
Practicing Since:
1987
Additional Licenses:
MFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Marilyn Wedge, Ph.D., specializes in brief effective therapy for serious problems of childhood and adolescence. She is the author of a book on Family Therapy, In the Therapist’s Mirror, published by W.W. Norton. Her professional papers have appeared in The California Therapist, Family Therapy Case Studies and the Journal of Brief Strategic and Systemic Therapies. She has developed unique strategies for such problems as autistic spectrum disorder, attention-deficit disorder, depression, cutting and behavior problems, resolving these without the use of medication whenever possible.

About My Practice

Office Hours
10:00am - 7:00pm
Services
Family and Individual Therapy
Insurance
Aetna, Blue Cross, Call Office for Insurance Accepted, PacifiCare, Value Options
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
PhD in Social Thought from University of Chicago in 1978
MS in Clinical Counseling from Cal State University, Hayward in 1975

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Adolescents
Anxiety
Children
Communication Skills
Couples
Divorce/Dissolution
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Parenting
Play Therapy
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Sand Tray Therapy
Women's Issues

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Family Systems
Certifications
Savannah Family Institute Certified: Parenting your out of control teen
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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