Debra Sloss, LMFT

Debra Sloss, LMFT

Marriage & Family Therapy  ·  
Debra Sloss, LMFT is a marriage & family therapist in Santa Cruz, CA. She specializes in marriage & family therapy and counseling.Read her story

725 Front St Ste 200

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Contact Information

(831) 426-4800

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Debra Sloss' bio

This content was provided by Debra Sloss "Debra Sloss is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (MFT #38982) with more than 20 years of combined experience in the counseling and education fields. Currently she works with adolescents, college students, adults, couples and parents of teens in my private practice in Santa Cruz, California. In 1997, Debra received a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from John F. Kennedy University with an additional Specialization in Expressive Art Therapy. Additionally she is trained and able to use a variety of therapeutic modalities, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Family/Marital, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Developmental Psychology, Internal Family Systems (IFS), Narrative/Postmodern, Jungian Symbolism, Humanistic/Existential Approaches and Solution Focused Brief Therapies. Areas of Advanced Study & Training Certified Specialization in Expressive Art Therapy Childhood & Adolescent Development Trauma, Depression & Anxiety Couples Therapy GLBT Issues Developmental Theories & Therapy Approaches Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Internal Family Systems (IFS) for individuals and couples Intimacy from the Inside Out (IFIO) Narrative, Solution-Focused & Postmodern Therapies Cognitive Behavioral (CBT) Jungian Symbolism Mindfulness and Yoga Practices "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Debra Sloss "Problems and challenges are part of everyday normal life, yet many of us could use some help navigating our way through them. My work is anchored in a strength-based philosophy. I will partner with you to create a personalized approach that accesses your strengths, honors your unique needs and works towards change in a focused, yet compassionate manner. Through our work together, my clients are able to make powerful changes in their lives. I help adult and adolescent clients reclaim their lives from fear, regain control and create new choices for themselves. With couples and families, we work to develop new communication skills and deepen connection and intimacy. I'm a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with 19 years experience in the counseling and education fields. You'll find me to be both compassionate and challenging. Clients say they most appreciate my humor, my genuine warmth, and the way I appeal to their thoughtfulness to discover new possibilities."
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2  Specialties

  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Counseling

0  Board Certifications

Debra Sloss does not have any board certifications listed.

7  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Couples Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of California At Santa Cruz
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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