Richard Mehl M.Div. is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) specializing in individual, couples, and family psychotherapy, and maintains a private practice in Laguna Hills, CA.
With over 30 years experience as a clinician, and a graduate of Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, specializing in Marriage and Family Therapy, he is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients, many who seek him out for his Christian orientation. His areas of expertise are listed under the section "Services Provided".
Richard is a practical, interactive, solution-focused therapist. His treatment approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients resolve current problems and long-standing patterns. He incorporates a blend of conventional and innovative approaches, drawing upon a variety of styles and techniques to incorporate what will be most helpful for each client. With sensitivity and compassion, he works with each client to help them build on their strengths to identify and achieve life goals.
Education: B.A., Calif. State University at Long Beach, Master of Divinity, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena
Additional Training: Certificate of Achievement Alcohol & Drug Studies, Saddleback Community College, Mission Viejo
Certified Substance Abuse Professional (SAP)
License: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, State of California
Professional Activities and Memberships: California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, American Association of Christian Counselors
Richard is a California native and resides in south Orange County. He has been married for 35 years and has an adult Son and Daughter.