Vivian A. Villalobos, LMFT

Preferred Name: Vivian

EMDR Certified Therapist

About Me

A creative, compassionate and empathic Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, #107822 areas of interest include: child and family therapy, couples therapy, EMDR Therapy, addiction, personal strengths, relationship issues, life span and development, spiritual/faith issues, psychoeducation and parenting. With decades of cross cultural experience teaching and mentoring women, at-risk children/youth and adults in an urban context, I have a passion for equipping couples, families and individuals communicate through difficult issues. As a military mom for 18 years, I am familiar with military family concerns. As a former expatriate of 11 years, I am familiar with migration and repatriation challenges for families.

Education & Experience

M.S. in Marriage and Family Therapy Fuller Theological Seminary, Graduate School of Psychology, Pasadena, CA 2008 M.A. in Intercultural Studies: concentration children-at-risk Fuller Theological Seminary, School of Intercultural Studies, Pasadena, CA

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Volunteered psychoeducation/psychotherapy at both men's and women's rehabilitation homes

Specialty Area

  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Expats
  • Families
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • TRICARE