AMFT – Therapist
Maria Vogel is a registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (IMF 101345). She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree Bachelor in Psychology & Religious Studies from the University of Redlands. She graduated with a Masters of Arts Degree in Counseling Psychology from California Institute of Integral Studies.
Maria has experience working with families, individuals, and children who have experienced trauma. She works collaboratively with clients to create a customized treatment plan considering; ethnic, cultural and religious experiences and perspectives, in order to facilitate a holistic approach. She also has a background working with LGBTQ and gender-nonconforming folks. Many of Maria’s clients experience anxiety, anger, and relationship issues. Her therapy style is heavily influenced by attachment theory and understanding how people learn to be in relationship with one another.
With over 8 years of mindfulness and meditative experience, she teaches clients practical mindfulness tools to help them deal with anxiety or difficult emotions in the moment. Maria’s therapeutic work also includes art therapy and play therapy.
Prior to working at K&S Therapeutic Services, Inc, Maria co-led therapy groups for boys ages 6- 8 and worked as a school counselor with children in Pre-K through 8th grade.