Therapist Profile

Name:
Stephen T. Prystash, M.A.
Professional Title:
Location:
28364 Vincent Moraga Drive Temecula, CA 92590-3656
Phone:
(951) 318-7020
License Number
LMFT24093
Practicing Since:
1988
Additional Licenses:
MFT - MF#24093

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I beena practitioner since 1988. Over the last 22 years of practice, my approach to therapy has become very eclectic. I have come to understand that no one style can possbily meet the needs of everyone that comes to me for assistance. However, the one variable that is always necessary for a successful therapeutic experience is the positive and trusting bond that is formed between myself and those I work with. Having been on both sides of the therapeutic process many tmimes, I understand that sharing intimate details and/or painful life issues is extremely difficult and must be done within the context of a safe and caring relationship. I also have a strong faith in human potential, but understand that people (me included) tend to limit that potential simply through faulty thought processes. These self-limiting thoughts are generally based on negative childhood conditioning and bear very little reality to the individual's true psychological and spiritual potential. My areas of specialty include addictive disorders and related relational concerns, trauma, isues related to a dual diagnosis and autistic spectrum disorders.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Services
Psychotherapy
Insurance
Cigna
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
1983 M.S. Experimental Psychology 1986 M.A. Counseling Psychology Ph.D., Clinical Psychology (ABD)

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Cognitive
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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