Liliya (Lily)  George

Liliya (Lily) George

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT Master of Arts, MA
California Accepting Online
Updated September 2, 2020

Specialties & Expertise

  • Couples counseling
  • Relationship issues
  • Divorce & separation
  • Anxiety
  • Work stress
  • Life transitions
  • Depression

Professional statement

Liliya George specializes in couples therapy and marriage counseling, and in working with individuals who are looking to improve relationships with themselves and others.

When working with you individually, Lily helps you heal the relationship you have with yourself by discovering who you are, learning about your personal boundaries, self-worth, and how to accept and love yourself.

When working with you as a couple, she helps you build closeness and connection; gives you practical tools to improve your communication and understand what guides your emotions; recover from an affair; work through anxiety, depression, and ADHD within the relationship; resolve blended family issues; provides support during and after a divorce and while you are going through major life transitions. While in couples' therapy with Lily, you will be able to repair your relationship from past emotional injuries, heal, and reconnect with your partner.

Lily believes that the quality of our relationships is the single strongest predictor of life's satisfaction, hence her focus on interpersonal relationships. She has additional training in working with couples with some of the leading names in the industry such as John Gottman, Esther Perel, Terry Real, Ellyn Bader with the Couple's Institute, Diane Heller, etc.


Message to clients

If you want to attract the right partner into your life and build healthy relationships with friends and family, I invite you to reach out and get started.

If you are in a relationship and struggling with communication issues, feeling alone while together, want to be heard by your partner - give me a call. The couples who work with me, see great improvements in their communication and in the relationship overall in just a few sessions. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you with your relationship goals.


Specialties

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

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

Divorce & separation - Questioning or feeling unsatisfied in your relationship; contemplation and navigation of separation; addressing issues of power, voice, and communication challenges

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Work stress - Managing overwhelming stress and expectations; increasing effective ways of restoring and maintaining emotional stability and health; addressing challenging relationships with coworkers and bosses

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Modern Health Insurance

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $150 (50min)
  • Couples sessions: $180 (50min)

Therapist's note

Liliya can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.


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 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Tue 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Wed 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Thu 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Sat 11:00am-5:00pm
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

MA, Marriage and Family Therapy, John F. Kennedy University
Clinical Experience, 2015 - Present


Languages

Bulgarian

English

Russian