Last updated: 12/23/2016

Karen Weaver, MFTI (949) 300-1739
Last Updated: 12/23/2016
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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
Focusing on:
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
Also serving:

Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Coaching Crisis Intervention Information and Referral Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Parent Guidance Play Therapy Psychodynamic
Other theoretical approaches:
Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral Contemplative 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 Jungian Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Narrative Therapy Outreach Prevention Psycho-Educational Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Relational Sandplay Therapy Schema Therapy Sex Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Social Support Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Family Systems Individual Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Group
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 Christian Hindu Jewish LDS/Mormon Muslim
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Armenian Asian Hispanic Irish Italian
Alaskan Native Cape Verdean Haitian Indian Native American Pacific Islander Portuguese Russian
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