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Stephen L. Braveman, MA, LMFT, DST

Agency Name: Stephen L. Braveman, MA, LMFT, DST
Business Address: 494 Alvarado Street, Suite A
City: Monterey
State: CA
ZIP Code: 93940
Country: us
Website Address:
Business Phone Number: 831-375-7553
Business Fax: 831-375-7553
Therapy Languages: English
Degree Name/Type: MA, Clinical Psychology
Name of School: JFK University
Year Graduated In: 1989
Licensed In State: CA
Certified in State: ca
Years of Clinic Experience: 29
Years of Experience with Victims: 29

Stephen is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Certified Sex Therapist. He has a private practice in Monterey, CA specializing in Sexual Abuse issues. He also specializes in gender issues. He runs men\’s groups for adult male survivors of sexual abuse at the Monterey Rape Crisis Center. He also conduct couples groups for survivors at the Salinas Women\’s Crisis Center. Stephen co-led the first MaleSurvivor West Coast Retreat in 1998 at the Mount Madonna Retreat Center. Hs is a member of the California Coalition on Sex Offending and frequently writes for S.E.S.A.M.E., The Healing Woman and Treating Abuse Today. Stephen has an extensive website devoted mostly to healing from sexual abuse. Visit it at

I offer therapy groups for male survivors only: Yes
I offer a free initial consultation appointment.: No
I offer a sliding scale fee for survivors in need: No
I accept most major insurance carriers.: No
Other Information: We do require an initial therapy session before starting group. We always try to work with issues of money. Our therapy group is very reasonably priced at $30.00 for a two-hour therapy group.
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