Counselor / Therapist in Irvine, CA

Brian Whitley, M.A., LMFT

Brian Whitley, M.A., LMFT photo
Individual and Couples Counseling in Irvine, CA
Brian Whitley is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a counseling practice in Irvine, California. Brian has a unique background with 11 years of experience in law enforcement. This experience included participation in several domestic violence programs, and sharing his knowledge in domestic violence with others including medical students, law enforcement, and psychology graduate students. Brian’s background gives him a real-world understanding of issues people commonly face. His approach to psychotherapy involves compassionately exploring underlying issues with his clients in order to create positive and lasting changes in their lives. He has studied Interpersonal Neurobiology in a study group led by Dr. Daniel Siegel. Brian shares with his clients how their brain impacts their behavior and how their brain can be “rewired” for growth and new possibilities through the therapy process.
Practice Areas
 Counseling / Therapy  Life Transitions
 Anger Management  Loneliness
 Anxiety and Panic  Marriage & Family Therapy
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Marriage Counseling
 Body Image Issues  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Caregiver Issues  Online / Video / Teletherapy
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Chronic Illness  Relationship Issues
 Couples Therapy  Self Esteem Issues
 Depression  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Divorce  Stress Management
 Eating Disorders  Trauma and PTSD
 Grief and Loss  Work and Career Issues
 Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
Chapman University
Master of Arts in Psychology
Graduated with Honors

Azusa Pacific University
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Magna Cum Laude
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
Payments Accepted
Cash, Check, Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover)
Hours:Day and Evening Appointments
License:MFC 48949
Helpful Links
2302 Martin
Suite #420
IrvineCA 92612
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