Kristin's Comfy Couch Family Counseling Kristin Perry, LMFT
Kristin's Comfy Couch Family CounselingKristin Perry, LMFT

Therapy for Adolescents can Help

•Teen anger management—redirection & transformation •Adolescent depression reduction •Family communication skills building •Divorce or separation adjustment—blended families •Overcoming learning challenges & enhancing school performance •Helping teens and parents balance life responsibilities •Teen STRESS reduction strategies •Youth grief, change & loss support •Teen self-mutilation: (such as cutting, carving, burning, or hair-pulling or picking.) •Treating teen suicidal ideation—thoughts of suicide •Addressing teen drug, tobacco, or alcohol abuse or experimentation •Adolescent relationship difficulties or abuse- obsession- lost in "love" •Reducing teen anxiety and social phobias •Helping teens and 'tweens break out of social isolation •Enhancing teens' skills for coping with peer pressure •Teenage pregnancy/uplanned pregnancy support •Conquering teen and 'tween bullying or other peer problems—expert at addressing "bullies" or "mean girls" both perpetrators and victims. •Teenage trauma- this includes physical, emotional or sexual abuse or other traumatic events: both recent and past trauma. •Helping teens let go of self-destructive behavior •Reducing teens' impulsivity to act out in sexually promiscuous ways •Reducing other impulsive risk-taking behavior (speeding, stealing, cheating, lying, truancy, eating disorders, self-endangerment, substance experimentation, etc.) •Teen and 'tween confidence building and self-esteem support •Repairing parent-teen relationships •Teen and young adult transition to adulthood—launching young people successfully into an independent and promising future!

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Find your balance with Kristin Perry, MFT

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 If you are a prospective, former or current client, and need to reach me, it is easier for me to respond to texts or emails and schedule phone contact:

(619) 368-9339



Emergency Information

Please call 911 


24 Hour

Access and Crisis Line: 



The National Suicide Prevention Hotline


in the event of an Emergency.


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Address and Phone

Kristin Perry, MFT


Kristin's Comfy Couch

Family Counseling

2558 Roosevelt Street

Suite 201

Carlsbad, CA 92008


Phone; 760-978-6071


To reach me, or schedule a time to talk, please text my cell phone number below, or e-mail me through the contact link or at the address below, it is sometimes difficult for me to talk on the phone, because I'm home with my very busy child much of the time:



Text 619-368-9339


Fax: 858-860-5299




For all Your Carlsbad Counseling Needs


"Specializing in Teens—

and Normal People Too!"