Lauren  Consul
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Lauren Consul

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Marriage and Family Therapist, MFT Juris Doctor, JD Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
California, Florida, Vermont Accepting Online
Updated January 29, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • Relationships
  • Sexual health & dysfunction
  • Infidelity
  • Nonmonogamy, polyamory, and kink
  • Couples counseling
  • Attachment issues

Professional statement

Ready to navigate the complexities of love and life? Lauren, a seasoned therapist with over a decade of experience, guides individuals and romantic partners toward deeper connections and emotional well-being. Her expertise lies in helping you navigate complex issues like: infidelity and betrayal trauma; sex-related challenges and communication difficulties; dating struggles, relationship instability, and lack of intimacy; and, grieving the loss of a relationship or navigating partnership roles.

Lauren's approach is compassionate, insightful, and evidence-based, drawing on her extensive training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). She is currently completing her sex therapy certification and brings a trauma-informed, LGBTQ+ affirming perspective to her practice. Additionally, Lauren is knowledgeable and affirming of non-monogamous relationships and has experience working with diverse clients, including fellow mental health professionals, legal and financial professionals, and entrepreneurs.

Lauren has proven expertise in healing from infidelity. She offers a virtual support group for betrayed partners and a weekend couples retreat for healing, both receiving rave reviews for their positive impact.

Lauren provides virtual therapy to clients in California, Florida, and Vermont.

Ready to heal and connect in your relationships? Contact Lauren today for more information.


Message to clients

Imagine thriving in sex and relationships that truly nourish you. Feeling seen, heard, and valued isn't a luxury, it's essential for your well-being. Yet, many of us struggle with painful patterns, past trauma, and unmet needs that sabotage our connections.

This is where I come in. As your therapist, I'm here to guide you towards the fulfilling relationships you deserve, whether it's with your partner(s), family, navigating grief, or exploring the dating world.

We'll work together to release the grip of past trauma, heal from painful disconnection, cultivate genuine connection, and empower you to thrive in your sex life and relationships.

You don't have to walk this path alone. I'll be your supportive guide and ally, providing a safe space for you to explore your challenges and unlock your potential.

Specifically, if you've been struggling with infidelity, I offer two helpful resources:

1. Virtual Support Group: Connect with others who understand your pain and find strength in community.

2. Couples Retreat: Heal and rebuild trust with your partner in a focused, intensive setting.

Take the first step towards brighter tomorrows. Contact me today for more information. Let's create the change you seek and unlock the fulfilling relationships you deserve.


Specialties

Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Sexual health & dysfunction - Addressing emotional, physical, and biological concerns related to sexual intimacy and functioning; education and skill building around topics such as erectile dysfunction, orgasms, low libido, shame, and history of abuse; improving communication to realize a fulfilling sex life

Infidelity - Processing through the impacts that infidelity has on one’s relationship; learning how to set boundaries, resolve conflict effectively, and promote healing in the relationship

Nonmonogamy, polyamory, and kink - Exploring one’s values in and beliefs about relationships; practicing boundary-setting, conflict resolution, and romantic or sexual relationship bonding with partners

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Attachment issues - Development of effective relational and communication skills; insight into family attachment patterns;fostering healthy family relationships.




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples

Insurance

Lauren Consul is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $200 (50min)
  • Couples sessions: $225 (55min)
  • Group sessions: $60 (75min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • IvyPay
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week

Location(s)

Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 7:00am-5:00pm
  • Wed 7:00am-5:00pm
  • Thu 7:00am-5:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Florida)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Vermont)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 12 years

Lauren Consul, Marriage & Family Therapist, Inc., Owner, 2019 - Present

University of Southern California, Master's of Marriage and Family Therapy
University of California Irvine, Psychology and Social Behavior
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, JD


Licensure

California: 87205

Vermont: 100.0134119TELE

Florida: TPMC722


Languages

English


Therapy Groups

Lauren  Consul
Infidelity Support Group for Betrayed Partners

Discovering that your partner had an affair is devastating. It can trigger feelings of grief, confusion, anger, sadness, fear, and shame. It can leave you feeling totally disoriented and unsure of how to move forward.

Lauren  Consul
Infidelity Support Group for Betrayed Partners

Discovering that your partner had an affair is devastating. It can trigger feelings of grief, confusion, anger, sadness, fear, and shame. It can leave you feeling totally disoriented and unsure of how to move forward.

Lauren  Consul
Infidelity Support Group for Betrayed Partners

Discovering that your partner had an affair is devastating. It can trigger feelings of grief, confusion, anger, sadness, fear, and shame. It can leave you feeling totally disoriented and unsure of how to move forward.

Lauren  Consul
Infidelity Support COUPLES RETREAT

A powerful relationship-changing weekend for couples healing from infidelity.


Client testimonials

"I felt a connection with Lauren and looking forward to working with her."
- Zencare client • April 2022