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 the University and College level, most recently, you may find her presenting trending topics 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)