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Ellen S. Leventhal, MEd, MS, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Office: Ellen S. Leventhal Online Therapy
Arlington, VA 22201
Phone: (508) 740-7155
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Profession: Marriage and Family Therapist
Services: Psychotherapy/Counseling
Telehealth (Video/Phone) Therapy
Individual Therapy
Couples Therapy
Family Therapy
Practice Description:
Due to the COVID19 virus crisis, I am happy to meet with clients via video or phone sessions in order to comply with safety concerns. Please feel free to contact me with any questions.

I help my clients feel better about themselves and deal more effectively with the people in their lives. Do you sometimes wonder how to get your partner or children to understand you? Are you feeling frustrated and don't know who to talk with? Do you want to increase your effectiveness with others? It is so very important to be known and understood by the people that you care about the most. Your relationships have the potential to be a place where you can bring more joy and happiness into your life. My approach to therapy is to facilitate successful communication and cooperation resulting in increased closeness and affection. Our work together can help you learn about the patterns of relating to each other, where you get stuck, how to better understand each other and how to resolve your differences respectfully. Once you understand and learn effective strategies and develop key skills, you have the capacity to create a close loving relationship no matter what your past history or current situation. Symptoms such as anxiety, depression, eating disorders, grief, illness, infertility, infidelity, isolation, loneliness, and low self- esteem can contribute to personal and relationship problems. -If you and your partner argue and fight more than you'd like to... -If you are in an "OK" relationship but you secretly long for more... -If you would like help resolving a current challenge or long standing difficulties, I welcome your call or email and I would like to hear your story.
Practice Specialties or Interests:

(Strengths are
in bold text)
Couples and Family Issues
Stress Management
Adjustment Disorder
Adoption Issues
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Anxiety Disorders/Phobias
Eating Disorders
Impaired Professionals
Infertility Issues
Life Transitions
Men's Issues
Parenting Issues
Personal Growth
Relationship Issues
Sleep Disorders
Women's Issues
Dream analysis
Age Specialties: Children
Session Formats: Individual
Treatment Approaches: Behavioral
Family Systems
Object Relations
Play Therapy
Solution-Focused Brief Therapy
Emotionally Focused Therapy
Imago Therapy
Education: BS, Boston University, 1975

MEd, Lesley College, 1978

MS, Northeastern University, 1984
License #: 0717001380
License State: Virginia
Additional Licenses/ Certifications: Advance Clinical Training in Marriage and Family Therapy -Kantor Family Institute
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Massachusetts - License # 75
AAMFT Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor
TFT (Thought Field Therapy Certification and Training in Levels one and two)
Accepted Insurance: You may contact me directly to inquire about your health plan coverage.
Office Hours: Monday-Friday
Driving Directions: Online Video therapy, Individuals, Couples and Families
Please call me for details.

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Additional Comments: FOR THOSE TIMES WHEN YOU:
-Feel Frustrated and need someone to talk with
-Want to feel more understood by your family & others
-Want to increase your effectiveness with people
-Want to find great solutions for difficult problems

-Repair your relationships
-Reconnect with your loved ones
-Recover from illness or loss
-Attract more joy and happiness into your life

Ellen S. Leventhal, MEd, MS, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Marriage and Family Therapist in Arlington

 Other Practice Locations
Norfolk, MA 02056
(508) 740-7155
Charlottesville, VA 22905
(508) 740-7155
Marion, MA 02738
(508) 740-7155

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Years in Practice:  Over 30
Gender:  Female
Accepting New Clients:  Yes

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