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Erin Ambrose, MA
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, MFC 38991
(916)789-7082 x313

Erin Ambrose is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and sees individual clients, couples and families. Erin provides Christian counseling with the goal of healing and growth in emotions and relationships. She is passionate about helping people discover their gifts and strengths while helping to bear the burdens of past hurts. Erin is married to her high-school sweetheart and has two grown children. She spends her free time running, waterskiing, and traveling with her husband.

Erin offers treatment for: Anxiety, Depression, Trauma and Recovery, Marital/ Relationship Issues, Increasing Intimacy, Parenting Skills training, Co-dependency, Conflict resolution, Grief and Loss, Family Communication, Stress Management, and Spiritual Growth.

Specialized Services:

Consulting: Erin offers free consulting for pastors who are counseling the members of their congregations. By equipping pastors with counseling skills training, Erin hopes to help churches become a safe haven for hurting people. When issues become too complex for pastors, Erin is available as a referral source for additional counseling.

Classes, Workshops, and Seminars: Erin is an International speaker and offers a variety of classes on relationship issues.

Walking and Personal Growth Groups: Erin is currently forming walking and growth groups for women. Research continues to show the mind-body connection and the need for active ways to reduce stress and improve emotional health. Erin encourages women in these groups to embrace their bodies and work to develop a positive self-image.

Education and Licensure:

University of California, Davis, 1992, BA, Psychology
California State University, Sacramento, 1995, MA, Counseling Psychology
Licensed by the State of California, Marriage and Family Therapist, 2001 (MFC 38991)

Other Affiliations:

Adjunct Professor, William Jessup University, Psychology Dept. www.jessup.edu
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists www.camft.org/
American Association of Christian Counselors www.aacc.net