William Benson, LMFT

William Benson, LMFT

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William Benson, LMFT is an individual counselor in West Hollywood, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Antioch University in 1996 and specializes in individual counseling, marriage & family therapy, and more.Read his story

1041 N Formosa Ave Ste 9

West Hollywood, CA 90046

Contact Information

(310) 849-9399

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • PPO Plus
  • UnitedHealthCare

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This content was provided by William Benson "I pioneered The Mental Gym with the understanding that, just as physical muscle is built by working with a sports trainer, emotional well-being can be gained and maintained through teaming with a therapist trained in pinpointing issues and providing solutions. Depression and Anxiety don't have to be life-sentences: Your telephone call indicates you have taken a responsible first step toward self-betterment. Using tried, tested, and clinically proven techniques, I can help you become more aware, clarify your goals, and develop tools for living a happier life.Our minds, like our bodies, have the ability to heal themselves: I am invested in helping you develop the healthy habits involved in facilitating this process. Bill Benson is a Board certified Behavioral Scientist and Licensed Psychotherapist. Bill pioneered The Mental Gym, a counseling practice that has trained thousands to build, and then maintain healthier perspectives and emotional muscle. A go-to expert in the Psychology field, Bill has appeared on a variety of television programs, including Fox's Good Day LA, CBS' Woman to Woman, and NBC's Tonight Show. Bill is a recurring panelist for Huffington Post Live and co-hosted 250 episodes of the cable talk show Doc Talk. Bill is a published writer, covering creative solutions to life's challenges. He and his work have been featured in newspapers and radio programs across America"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by William Benson "Our minds, like our bodies, have the ability to heal themselves: I am invested in helping you develop the healthy habits involved in facilitating this process. I pioneered The Mental Gym with the understanding that, just as physical muscle is built by working with a sports trainer, emotional well-being can be gained and maintained through teaming with a therapist trained in pinpointing issues and providing solutions.

Depression and Anxiety don't have to be life-sentences: Your telephone call indicates you have taken a responsible first step toward self-betterment. Using tried, tested, and clinically proven techniques, I can help you become more aware, clarify your goals, and develop tools for living a happier life."

3  Specialties

  • Individual Counseling
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Relationship Counseling

0  Board Certifications

William Benson does not have any board certifications listed.

5  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling for Gay and-or Lesbian Individuals
  • Counseling Services
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital and Family Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Mindfulness Technique Therapy
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Antioch University
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • The Center For Psychotherapy
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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