Melissa E. Miller, LMFT
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CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: MA, Counseling Psychology; LMFT
Board Certified: No
Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 5-10
EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: MA, Counseling Psychology, Santa Clara University. EMDR Certified Practitioner. Experienced in working with adolescents, trauma survivors, and addictive disorders.
Eating, or the attempt to control it, can become an addictive process. This behavior serves the client by diverting from intolerable emotions. I work with the client to develop better skills for emotional regulation and physical self-management, as well as detoxifying the drivers and triggers for the unbearable feelings.
POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Couples, Ethnic Minorities, Females, GLBT, Males
CONDITIONS TREATED: Abuse, Addictions, Dissociative Disorders, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Overeater, Other-Trauma
TREATMENT APPROACHES: Art Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral, Couples Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, EMDR, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Hypnosis, Individual Therapy, Support Groups, Other-TFT; Guided Imagery
TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient.