Coming to the realization that your relationship is in need of therapy can be difficult to accept. Miami, FL has hundreds of practitioners all across the area dedicated and passionate about helping couples through such a difficult season.

These practitioners come from different educational backgrounds and employ many different treatment approaches. Highlighted below are a few of the more seasoned marriage therapists in the Miami, FL area.

For a more personal experience to your session, Dr. Michele King is the one to turn to. Described as a straight shooter that is an active participant in sessions, Dr. King is known to personally answer phone calls within twenty-four hours.

She is passionate about helping others and creates and honest and direct air to the session that encourages the same from her clients.

Dr. King studied at the University of Miami and has been in practice for over twenty years. She specializes in addiction, relationship issues, and grief.

She uses treatment approaches such as Family/Martial, Humanistic, Interactive, Interpersonal, and Psychodynamic to assist clients struggling with issues in chronic impulsivity, depression, self-esteem, spirituality, sexual addiction, and family conflict. Dr. King also facilitates two women’s groups also.

Average sessions with Dr. King are $170. She does accept many major insurance providers and a sliding scale is in place.

If you’re committed to staying in your marriage and you want a result-oriented approach, then Dr. Jo Ann Lederman is the one to turn to. Dr. Lederman studied at the University of Miami and has been in practice for thirty-three years.

She boasts a success rate of 100% for couples referred to her for therapy that want to stay married. Dr. Lederman herself has been married for over four decades.

Dr. Lederman uses several different treatment approaches including Cognitive Behavioral, Family/Marital, Interpersonal, and Solution Focused Brief to help couples identify issues and create a plan of action. Because she focuses on solutions, treatments with Dr. Lederman typically take one to eight weeks.

Clients seeking a faith based solution to their relationship conflicts can seek out Ernesto and Lazara Felipe of Family Counseling and Coaching of Miami.

Ernesto is a National Board Certified psychotherapist from the University of Miami who has been in practice for more than ten years; Lazara Felipe is a Life Coach.

While the pair specializes in panic, anxiety, and phobias, they also provide premarital and marriage counseling for couples, and in a group setting. Their practice also offers online and onsite workshops for parenting and marriage in cycles of six, ten, and twelve sessions.

Ernesto and Lazara are well versed in a variety of treatment approaches including: Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral, Eclectic, Existential, Family Systems, Play Therapy, and Solution Focused Brief.

The couple is also well equipped to assist clients struggling with issues in the following areas: anger management, chronic impulsivity, codependency, depression, divorce, family conflict, infidelity, self-esteem, and sexual abuse/addiction.

Family Counseling and Coaching of Miami does accept many major insurance plans and methods of payment. A sliding scale is also in place. For more information regarding session costs, contact Family Counseling and Coaching of Miami.

Miami, FL is in no short supply of well qualified and compassionate marriage therapists. Given the range of personality and counseling styles of the many different practitioners, finding the right fit for you and your significant other should be a relatively easy task.