Kara Tiffany-Roberts is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Kara completed her undergraduate work in Psychology at the University of Washington and her Masters in Counseling Psychology at National University. Kara has been in the mental health field for over 25 years and spent the majority of her career working in residential settings with patients that have trauma and mental health diagnosis which makes her very experienced and knowledgeable. Kara specializes in co-occurring disorders, addictions, and marital issues. She utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectic Behavioral Therapy, and Emotionally Focused Therapy in her practice. She believes in mindfulness and teaches self-care and awareness to all of her patients. Kara holds several certificates and a license in the drug and alcohol field and enjoys working with individuals that have addiction issues. She is well educated in eating disorders and treats binge eating and those preparing for the gastric sleeve and roux-en Y procedures. Kara is very in touch with the community and has held several volunteer positions in Temecula and Murrieta. She has been serving on the local board of Marriage and Family Therapists (SWRC-CAMFT) for the last five years, was the 2016 President, and earned the Chapter Member of the Year award from CAMFT. She has worked in a variety of positions during her career including Clinical Director and Clinical Coordinator of local drug and alcohol treatment centers as well as having her own private practice for many years. Kara enjoys working with individuals, couples, and families ages 12 years and up.