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  • Natalie Thurmond, MA, LMFT

    Staff Psychotherapist | Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #125233

    Natalie Thurmond is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She provides compassionate, client-centered therapy for individuals struggling with a variety of issues. She has experience working with substance use disorders, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, psychotic disorders and trauma. She has worked for a residential treatment program, intensive outpatient treatment program and in-home wraparound team practicing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, DBT, Motivational Interviewing, and Solution-Focused Therapy. She’s provided therapy for individuals, adolescents, and families. She believes in meeting the client where they are in their life journey, guiding them to uncover strengths within and working together to heal. 

     

    • Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, University of San Francisco 
    • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Memphis 

     

    • Staff Psychotherapist, California Counseling Clinics 
    • Psychotherapist, Recovery Road Medical Center 
    • Psychotherapist, Santa Barbara County SELPA 
    • Psychotherapist, Caminar 
    • Research Assistant, Trauma Research and Recovery Lab, University of Memphis
    • Research Assistant, Psychotherapy Research Lab, University of Memphis

     


     

    Common issues that I treat:

    Addiction, ADHD, Adoption, Alcohol Use, Anger Management, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality, Career Counseling, Chronic Pain, Codependency, Depression, Divorce, Domestic Abuse, Dual Diagnosis, Family Conflict, Gambling, Grief, Infidelity, Internet Addiction, OCD, Oppositional Defiance, Parenting, Racial Identity, Relationship Issues, Self-esteem, Self-harm, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Addiction, Sleep/insomnia, Spirituality, Sports Performance, Stress, Substance Use, Suicidal ideation, Transgender, Trauma & PTSD, Video Game Addiction, Women’s Issues

     

    Types of Therapy I provide:

    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

    Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy

    Solution-Focused Therapy

    Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

     

    Age Ranges:

    Preteens/Tweens (11-13), Adolescents/Teenagers (14-19), Adults, Older Adults (65+)

     

    Special Certificates:

    Solution-Focused Brief Therapy Certification