Counselor / Therapist in Pasadena, CA

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Rafael Calderon, LMFT

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Salazar Psychological Services
Since 2009
Depression / Anxiety / Stress / Workplace Conflicts / Couples Therapy /

Age group: 15+

Practice models include: cognitive behavioral, solution focused and trancework.

Therapy is change. Behavior and/or Attitude. Period.

Change can be incremental or over a period of years; the patient efforts along with the
therapist imput is a crucial ingredient.

BRIEF THERAPY. Couples therapy: five to seven sessions initially followed by a progress assessment and extant issues. Partners may be seen individually to assess individual concerns. Brief Therapy is not designed for extended treatment; the most urgent issues are addressed at the onset of therapy. Subsequent sessions a consideration.
As one contemplates psychotherapy; it is advantageous to become familiar with the various psychotherapists and their treatment perspectives. Existentialist / Former U.S. Army Medic 1964-66. Experience: Federal, State, County penal institutions. 15 years experience working in Child Protective Services ( San Diego, Arizona, Los Angeles, New Mexico )
Reared in Los Angeles. Ethnic origin: Mexican-Irish. Practicing psychotherapy for twenty years.
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)
Graduate of Ryokan College in Venice, California. Have resided in following: Tokyo, Japan, New Mexico, Arizona, Tijuana, Washington State, Los Angeles.
Other Languages
Payments Accepted
Affiliated with nine insurance companies
Hours:Sundays 9AM-1PM, Wed 1-8PM
16430 Ventura Blvd.
Suite 203
PasadenaCA 91436
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