California Licenses: LCS 9095 MFC 16389 Board Certified Diplomate
Debra Kresch, LCSW, LMFT, MAC, BCD Licensed Clinical Social Worker Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Nationally Certified Master Addictions Counselor Board Certified Diplomate
Debra Kresch provides individual, couple and family counseling with offices in Encinitas and northern Carlsbad to best serve clients throughout North Coastal San Diego. Skilled in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), psychodynamic method, solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT), mindfulness techniques, and couple therapy, she tailors treatment to meet each client's individual needs/requests. She is an interactive therapist who provides support and feedback to effectively address life challenges.
As a consultant to agencies, Debra conducts workshops on topics such as: changing destructive behaviors, cognitive behavioral therapy, reducing stress in the workplace, anger management on the job, coping with transitions, depression and the elderly, and coping with illness. A credentialed California Community Colleges instructor, she teaches classes on assertiveness training, anger management, personal development, and stress reduction. She also provides clinical supervision for MFT, LCSW, PhD interns and chemical dependency specialists.
In her current private practice settings, Debra offers counseling for a broad range of emotional and behavioral concerns. She serves people of all ages and stages in life.