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Last updated: 12/23/2016

Karen Weaver, MFTI (949) 300-1739
Last Updated: 12/23/2016
Degrees:
MA
MFT

Years of Experience: 5

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English

Licensing:
CA - Marriage & Family Therapist [61863]

Credentials and Certifications:
American Assoc. for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), Clinical Member

Office and Contact Information
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27 Spectrum Point Dr. Ste 310
Lake Forest, CA 92653  
karenscounseling.com
(949) 300-1739


Office Hours:
Mon: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tue: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Wed: By appointment
Thu: By appointment
Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Sat: By appointment
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

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

Accessibility:
Access by Wheelchair
Evening Office Hours
Weekend Office Hours

Problems Served (focus areas are bold)
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Attachment Disorders
Child Abuse and Neglect
Couple or Marital Issues
Depression
Dual Diagnosis
Education/Personal Development
Family Issues
Gender Identity
Grief/Loss
Interpersonal Relationships
Life Transitions
Multicultural Issues
Parenting Issues
Personality Disorders
Postpartum Depression
Pregnancy/Childbirth
Self Abuse
Sexual Abuse/Rape
Sexual Disorders
Sexual Orientation
Sexuality Issues
Stress
Trauma/PTSD
Traumatic Brain Injury
Women's Issues

Treatment Methods and Approaches (focus areas are bold)
Theoretical Approach:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Behavioral
Coaching
Cognitive/Behavioral
Contemplative
Crisis Intervention
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
Education Consultation
Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)
Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)
Ericksonian
Existential Psychotherapy
Feminist
Forensic Evaluation
Holistic
Humanistic
Information and Referral
Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
Jungian
Meditation/Relaxation
Mindfulness Based Approaches
Narrative Therapy
Outreach
Parent Guidance
Play Therapy
Prevention
Psycho-Educational
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Psychodynamic
Relational
Sandplay Therapy
Schema Therapy
Sex Therapy
Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Social Support
Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)

Methods Used:
Couple/Marital
Family Systems
Group
Individual
Supervision/Consultation

Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age Groups:
Adolescents (13-17)
Adults (26-59)
Children (6-12)
Seniors (60 +)
Young Adults (18-25)

Specific Populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics)
Brain/Head Injured
Cancer Patients
Caregivers
Children of Divorce
Chronic Illness
College Students
Grandparents
Interracial Families/Couples
Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ)
Military/Veterans
Obese or Overweight
Step Families
Transgender

Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious Experience:
Buddhist Hindu LDS/Mormon
Christian Jewish Muslim

Multi-cultural Experience:
African-American Haitian Native American
Alaskan Native Hispanic Pacific Islander
Armenian Indian Portuguese
Asian Irish Russian
Cape Verdean Italian

Professional Associations
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $75
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $90

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
One Hour per week for Military and Families

Insurance:
TRICARE

Groups
Spouses/Partners of Someone with PTSD
This group will provide education, support and coping skills for spouses, partners and family members living with someone who has PTSD. Space is limited, call for reservations.
Group Focus: Trauma/PTSD
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Support
Member Age: Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Relation to Focus:
Any
Partners or Spouses
Location: Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Phone: (949) 300-1739
Meeting Time: Evening
Meeting Frequency: On the of the month

Dad, where are you?
This group focuses on helping women heal from the absence of a father in their lives.
Group Focus: Interpersonal Relationships
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Support
Member Age: Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Any
Location: Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Phone: (949) 300-1739
Meeting Time: Evening
Meeting Frequency: On the of the month