Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist LMFT #51448
“Mari Conti’s passion in life is to help families to live, love, and learn together. Offering practical and playful ideas to create a nurturing environment where children and adults can flourish."
Mari works specifically with children and families. She has over 15 years of experience working with children and families. She is the co-founder of Westwood Family Counseling, Inc where she had a private practice working with children and teens, and has worked with community based organizations for the past 15 years.
Mari has experience and training with many child behavioral issues including separation anxiety, anger management, substance abuse, eating disorders, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, victims of abuse, as well as providing play therapy for younger children.
Confronting any crisis issues for children of all ages, and at-risk teens, she is able to help them overcome obstacles, fears, abuse, or whatever challenges they are facing. Mari believes that cultivating inner strength and self-worth is key to becoming confident and able to thrive in any situation, be it family, social, or academic.
Therapy in times of need is like good nutrition – the more we have, the healthier and stronger we become!