Qualifications, Training & Education
Contact Directions and Policy Info:
Don Elium, MA MFT , Walnut Creek, CA,
Phone: 925 256-8282
Education, Training and Professional Experiences include:
Masters Degree from JFK University, Pleasant Hill, CA in Counseling Psychology.
Graduate of Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem NC, with a B.A. Degree in Psychology and Religion.
Individual and Couple Therapist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist MFC#28381.
EMDR: Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocess.
The Gottman Institute, Level 3 Training.
EFT: Emotional Freedom Techniques Training.
TFT: Thought Field Therapy Training.
BSFF: Be Set Free Fast, Behavioral and Emotional Symptom Elimination Training for Resolving Excess Emotions: Fear, Anger, Sadness, and Trauma.
ifs: Inner Family Systems, year long Level 1 Training.
The Grief Recovery Method, trained with the Grief Recovery Institute as a Grief Recovery Specialist.
California Institute of Integral Studies, San Franciso, CA, Graduate School Associate Professor, Couple Counseling.
JFK University, Pleasant Hill, CA, Adjunct Faculty. Group Therapy Process, Effective Communicati0ns
Professional Speaker on Relationship, Family and Couple Relationships
Television and Radio Guest Expert on relationships.
Written and Published Book: Raising a Son (Celestial Arts/Random House), Don & Jeanne Elium.
Written and Published Book: Raising a Daughter (Celestial Arts/Random House), Don & Jeanne Elium.
Written and Published Book: Raising a Teenage (Celestial Arts/Random House), Don & Jeanne Elium.
Written and Published Book: Raising a Family (Celestial Arts/Random House), Don & Jeanne Elium
Professional Organization Membership Includes:
•CAMFT: California Association of Marriage and Family Therapist.