Debbie Powers is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She maintains a private practice in Dana Point, Orange County, California. Debbie is a National Certified Addiction Counselor under the NAADAC Certification Commission. She is a graduate of two Master of Arts degree programs. Her areas of expertise include marriage, addiction, pain, depression, nutrition, and anxiety issues. She is very passionate about working with clients and their families.
In addition, Debbie has taught classes at both the University and College level, and can frequently be found presenting to families and clients in treatment facilities. Debbie is trained in a humanistic solution-focused gestalt therapy approach. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Licenses, Certifications, & Awards:
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT #52958)
National Certified Addiction Counselor (NAADAC: NCACI)
Substance Abuse Professional Certificate (SAP)
Licensed Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (LAADC)
Certified Advanced Career Coaching Certificate (Chapman University)
Gestalt Therapy Work Scholar Program (Esalen Institute)
Certified Nutritional Consultant (Natural Healing Institute of Naturopathy)
Certified Yoga Instructor (Yoga Works)
Professional Associations and Memberships:
California Marriage Family Therapist Association (CAMFT)
National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP)
Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM)
Rates & Insurance
Clients can apply insurance toward their visit, or self-pay. If you will be using your insurance, please text a picture of the front and back of your insurance card, including your date of birth, to 949-249-8888 so that your insurance can be verified at least 24-hours prior to your first visit.
In-Network Insurances Accepted:
Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cigna, MHN, and Magellan
I am not accepting EAP insurance at this time.
Individual therapy only, sorry, no couples, nor marriage counseling provided under insurance.
Out of Network or Self-Pay Fees:
$190 Individual first session
$150 Individual session
I only see clients 18 years old and over. Please arrange childcare for your therapy sessions.
Call 949-249-8888 for more information.
If you're a new client, please complete the following forms and bring them with you to your first therapy session:
For Substance Abuse Evaluations ONLY:
For DOT Evaluations: