Deborah Black, LMFT
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #105164
M.A. in Counseling Psychology, B.S. in Business Management
Strengths based approach to assessment, strategies, and treatment
Trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, Art Therapy, Family Systems, Schema Therapy, and Positive Behavior Interventions and Support
Therapist at Teen Therapy Center (formerly Los Gatos Teen Therapy) (2016-present).
Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee treating children, adults, and families at Almaden Valley Counseling Services. Provided comprehensive assessment and evaluation and developed individualized treatment plans (2015-2016).
School based therapist at Bagby Elementary School providing services for children and groups (2015-2016).
Working with teens, families, and adults in various settings; helping connect them to resources within the community, educational programs and providing community support services (2010-2016).
Provide corporate trainings in employee appreciation programs, stress reduction, team building, and culture awareness (2010-2016).
Special Areas of Interest:
Anxiety disorders (anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks, OCD)
Grief and loss
Additional interest areas: ADHD, anger management, conflict resolution, depression, divorce, drug and alcohol use, family conflicts, fear and phobias, grief and loss, healthy communication, meditation, perfectionism, positive coping skills, relationships problems, school difficulties, self-esteem, social skills, spirituality counseling, stress management