Last updated: 6/10/2014

Michelle Schafer, LMFT (310) 591-6114
Last Updated: 6/10/2014
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Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:
English

Specialties
Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Couple or Marital Issues Depression Interpersonal Relationships Stress
Also serving:
Adoption/Foster Care Aging Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Body Dysmorphic Disorder Career/Employment Concerns Child Abuse and Neglect Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Eating Disorders Family Issues Gender Identity Grief/Loss Life Transitions Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Neurological Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Parenting Issues Personality Disorders Phobias Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Psychosomatic Runaways Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Disorders Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Sleep Disorders Spiritual/Religious Concerns Suicidal Thoughts Trauma/PTSD Traumatic Brain Injury Women's Issues
Office and Contact Information
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11850 Wilshire Blvd, suite 201
Los angeles, CA 90025  
www.mschafermft.com
(310) 591-6114


Office Hours:
MonBy appointment
TueBy appointment
WedBy appointment
ThuBy appointment
FriBy appointment
SatBy appointment
SunBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 1 Hour
Weekends: 3 Hours

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Evening Office Hours
Online Therapy (email, live chat, video)
Video Counseling (Zoom, Skype, etc.)

Qualifications
Degrees:
MFT

Years of Experience: 8

Licensing:
CA - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) [MFC 49762]

Credentials and Certifications:
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $125
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $125

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Initial Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families

Insurance:

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Young Adults (18-25)
Preschool (Under 6) Seniors (60 +)
Specific populations:
College Students Military/Veterans
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted AIDS/HIV+ Biracial Brain/Head Injured Caregivers Children of Divorce Chronic Illness Disabled Interracial Families/Couples Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Obese or Overweight Step Families Suicidal
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Cognitive/Behavioral Humanistic Narrative Therapy
Other theoretical approaches:
Art Therapy Crisis Intervention Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Gestalt Imago Relationship Therapy Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Parent Guidance Play Therapy Psycho-Educational Psychodrama Psychodynamic Sandplay Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Family Systems Individual
Other methods:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Group Online Therapy Supervision/Consultation
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian Jewish Muslim
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Asian Hispanic Irish Native American
Professional Associations