SUSAN C. STONE , a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, has been in private practice for more than 30 years, helping individuals, couples, families, adolescents and children. Her treatment orientation is geared to the individual needs and issues of the client, and is based on the belief that an interactive and responsive relationship yields the greatest connection with each individual and produces the most lasting results. While issues from one's past are often relevant and may be explored, her approach is a practical one - so client leave their sessions energized to move forward with their lives.

Additionally, Susan specializes in PARENT COACHING for the parents of preschoolers through high schoolers. She offers this help in individual sessions, as well as presenting Parent Education Seminars throughout the Southland. She appears on both television and radio as a parenting expert and is the author of The Indulgence Trap - When too much is not Enough ! With parenting issues, as with other concerns, she take a very practical approach - rather than a theoretical one - so that parents are given tools they can implement right away. Please check out her "Practical Parenting" blog at http://practicalparenting.org for her current articles on important and timely parenting issues and for her current speaking engagements..

Susan also specializes in STRESS MANAGEMENT . She uses a variety of techniques to help people eliminate and/or control their stress. Susan has been the director of The California Institute for Stress Management , serving the UCLA Center for Health Enhancement, Kaiser Permanente, Mattel, Fred Sands Realty, and Northrup among others. She has also been a member of The Prohealth Team, providing multidisciplinary health education for companies and the California State University at Northridge.

Please call - 310.276.7329 - or email - [email protected] - for an appointment or information on speaking engagements. To obtain a copy of her book see below: