Richard Robbins Villarreal LMFT

About me

I am licensed with the Board of Behavioral of Behavioral Sciences to practice Marriage and Family Therapy in the State of California.

Richard Anthony Robbins VIllarreal

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist 98846

I have a passion for working with ADHD, Anxiety disorders, Depression, and Anger Management.

 

 

 

My Approaches and Specialty

I tend to be psychodynamic and client centered in my treatment. What does this mean? I put my clients first and value the therapeutic relationship as a method for change. I integrate  empirically evidenced interventions into therapy sessions as we work collaboratively to create and work towards goals.  I enjoy working with people of all ages and tend to specialize in working with Attention Disorders, Anxiety, Depression, Mood Disorders and Aspergers.  I have advance training in working with Adolescents, young adults and transitional aged youth as well as Educational Related Mental Health. If you would like to schedule a consultation or need help navigating the Educational System  please Contact Me and also feel free to use the Resources Available on this Site.

Education and Background

I earned my Masters in Counseling Psychology from California Baptist University in Riverside, California  in 2013.

I completed a traineeship working with Head Start Parents and children to develop behavioral plans, teach parenting classes and provide interventions to promote the success of their children and families well being.

Post Graduate, I worked  in a public High School District where I provided individual counseling and assessment for high school students as well as  participated in I.E.P. Meetings and assessments for  adolescents with mental health concerns.  I created support groups for students with ADHD and Social Skills.

To gain more experience I then moved on and worked in a local community mental health clinic where I provided treatment for individuals of all ages, families, couples, children and teens.  At this time I also worked with foster youth in a substance abuse residential setting where I provided educational groups, anger management,  treatment planning and advocacy.

I now work out of a solo practice in Temecula Ca, and when I'm not in my office you can often find me hiking, camping or riding bicycles with my family.

 

 

 

 

Certifications

Thought Field Therapy Algorithm- Callahan Techniques LTD

Hypnosis Practitioner - Scottish Strategic Life Academy

 

I also have advance training in: ADHD, Anger Management, Child Maltreatment, Trauma and Self Injurious Behavior, Sexuality and Childhood Sexual Abuse, Sexual Addiction, Tourette Syndrome, Tic Disorders, Aging and Long Term Care, Trauma Screening and Assessment, Methamphetamine Abuse and Addiction, Cocaine Abuse and Addiction, MDMA (Ecstasy) Abuse,Inhalant Abuse, Alcohol Problems in Intimate Relationships, Heroin Abuse and Addiction, Bipolar Disorder and Substance Use Disorder, Motivational Interviewing, Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress

 

I Am A Proud Member Of

The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists  Inland Empire and South-West Chapters.

 

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Next Steps...

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