Marla Holt


Marla Holt


Telehealth Available
Professions: Marriage & Family Therapist
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: MFT - MFC42698
Billing and Insurance:

I don't currently accept insurance, but I can provide documentation if clients wish to submit to an insurance company for "out of network" benefit coverage

Evening Availability


3815 Atlantic Blvd.
Suite 1
Long Beach, California 90807

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My Approach to Helping

In my practice, I strive to guide couples struggling with connection and intimacy issues a process and roadmap to a healthier more fulfilling security that they may not have thought possible. As a trained in the Emotionally Focused Therapy, I have guided many couples discover this process.

My philosophy embraces an understanding that all therapeutic work must be adapted to the realties facing the everchanging demands of today?s society. I consider it a privilege to work in joint effort with my clients in supporting and utilizing their strengths to safely and compassionately discover a path towards healing and resolution.

My practice specialties/interests include: Depression Anxiety, Grief/Loss, EMDR treatment for PTSD, Trauma, Individual Therapy and Family Therapy, Parenting, Relationship Issues, Self-Esteem, Personal Growth Issues, Life Transition Issues, Stress Managemen

More Info About My Practice

We accept, Cash, and the following insurance as payment options
Most PPO plans

Services I Provide

  • Consultation
  • Family Therapy
  • Individual Therapy & Counseling
  • Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling
  • Telehealth

Ages I Work With

  • Adults


  • English

Groups I Work With

    I would like to note that I have specialized training as grief and loss therapist. I can assist with moving beyond the emotional pain one experiences with the loss of a loved one through death, divorce and many other life situations. I also love working with women and the issues unique to living in a world with endless stresses and challenges, for example, problems with love relationships, or learning new ways to deal with difficult family issues or workplace dilemmas. I have a number of current and former patients who report success with techniques and alternatives to problems we have explored and developed together.

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Career Choice
  • Child and/or Adolescent Issues
  • Codependency / Dependency
  • Control Issues
  • Divorce / Divorce Adjustment
  • Emptiness
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Fear
  • Forgiveness
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Helplessness / Victimhood
  • Inadequacy
  • Inattention, Impulsivity, and Hyperactivity (ADHD)
  • Individuation
  • Irritability
  • Isolation
  • Panic
  • Parenting
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Self-Care
  • Self-Confidence
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Love
  • Sensitivity to Criticism
  • Shame
  • Social Anxiety / Phobia
  • Stress
  • Workplace Issues
  • Worthlessness
  • Young Adult Issues

Types of Therapy

  • Client-Directed Outcome-Informed Therapy (CDOI)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Emotion Focused Couples Therapy
  • Emotion Focused Therapy
  • Family Systems Therapy
  • Feminist Therapy
  • Humanistic Psychology (humanism)
  • Integration of different therapy models
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
  • Parent Work
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Positive Psychology
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relationship Enhancement Therapy
  • Self-Acceptance Training
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Systems Theory /Therapy

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