Tim Norton, MSW, ACSW

Tim Norton, MSW, ACSW

Professions: Psychotherapy
License Status: I'm a therapist practicing under supervision
Primary Credential: LMFT - 48129
Secondary Credential: ASW - 36227
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1-800-651-8085 ext. 30915
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11835 W Olympic Blvd
Ste 820E
Los Angeles, California 90064 - United States
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I specialize in working with people on various sexual issues, and also have a specialization in working with borderline personality disorder. Many of my clients suffer from anxiety, depression and trauma to some extent, so the focus is on how psychological issues lead to or underlie various unwanted behaviors, impulsivity, arguing, addiction, and/or intimacy, among other things.

I am trained in dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), a specialized form of treatment that teaches mindfulness and various other 'skills' in conjunction with very tangible, goal-oriented therapy.

Email or Call Tim Norton, MSW, ACSW at 1-800-651-8085 ext. 30915

More Info About My Practice

I see clients from 11-9 most weekdays, and Saturday mornings.

Specific Issue(s) I'm Skilled at Helping With

I work with individuals and couples grappling with intimacy issues, communication struggles, affairs, and sexually compulsive behaviors. I also work with sexual dysfunction, for both men and women.
People are often unsure how talking about sex can improve sexual functioning, and I can say that sexual problems are often rooted in anxiety, as well as in repressed emotion, or things that we're avoiding. Gaining insight into these issues can be super helpful. Of course, insight alone is not a cure - there will be homework! But it's oftentimes fun and enjoyable homework...

My Role as a Therapist

My role is to assess the areas of life that are causing you the most amount of distress, to assess your own strengths for coping with those areas, to point them out to you, and to brainstorm on how to improve. I spend a lot of time working with, reading about and learning about various psychological issues, so my role is also sometimes as an educator, to let you know the ways our bodies and brains deal with anxiety, depression, anger, sex, etc. Finally, my role is to create a safe space to talk about all of these things.

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Services I Provide

  • Group Therapy
  • Individual Therapy & Counseling
  • Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling
  • Online Counseling / Phone Therapy

Ages I Work With

  • Adults
  • Elders

Languages

  • English

Groups I Work With

    Sex Addiction, Porn Addiction, Sexual Functioning, Personality Disorders

Client Concerns Within Your Scope of Practice

  • Anxiety
  • Codependency / Dependency
  • Communication Problems
  • Depression
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Infidelity / Affair Recovery
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissism
  • Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self-Confidence
  • Sex Addiction
  • Sexual Assault / Abuse
  • Sexuality / Sex Therapy

Types of Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy /REBT
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Mindfulness Based Interventions
  • Psychodynamic

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