Therapist Profile

Name:
Susan L. Schiavone
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
415 Figueroa St Monterey, CA 93940 USA
Phone:
(831) 277-3009
Website:
License Number
LMFT46479
Practicing Since:
2008
Additional Licenses:
Marriage Family Therapist

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Through caring, honest exploration in a safe environment, insights emerge about past influences and current struggles. We gain compassionate understanding, let go of old, disabling beliefs, and try new solutions. Having made significant life and career changes of my own, I enjoy working with clients to find solutions and make life better.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Monterey, Monday-Wednesday, 3-7pm by appointment
Services
Individual adult or adolescent, family/child and couples counseling by appointment. Free initial phone consult. I offer client centered individualized brief or long term therapy; family and play therapy with younger children. I have additional training in neuropsychology, working with special education children, and experience in substance abuse recovery. I am inclusive of values clarification, spiritual exploration, increased awareness, and connection to our natural world in my approach to mental health.
Insurance
MHN, Private Pay, Superbill provided, Sliding Scale
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
BA Community Studies, MA Counseling Psychology Licensed Marriage,Family Therapist, State of California

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Assertiveness Training
Bi-Polar
Career Stress and Changes
Children
Chronically Mentally Ill

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Behavioral
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Cognitive
Developmental/Depth
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Humanistic/Existential
Object Relations
Certifications
Positive Parenting Behaviorial Intervention Case Management
Languages Spoken
Ethnicity

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