Roger Schwartz, LMFT
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
LIC NO. 123207
West Los Angeles (Previously Santa Monica)
Roger Schwartz is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) at Foresight Santa Monica. He received his Master’s Degree in Couples and Family Therapy from Alliant International University. He is EMDRIA certified in basic EMDR training and utilizes EMDR with imaginal nurturing to enhance inner child connection and heal traumatic experience. With previous work in film and meteorology, Roger brings a unique skill-set to his work with individuals and couples. His eclectic approach combines aspects of solution-focused, narrative, emotion focused, and attachment-based therapies in a manner tailored to clients’ needs. He believes that therapy should be collaborative, client-centered, and build upon each person’s strengths and resilience. Within this framework, he is dedicated to addressing the full gamut of therapeutic issues from relationship challenges and life adjustments, to addictions, depression and anxiety. He has prior work in residential addiction rehabilitation as well as in private practice settings. He has a special interest in early attachment rupture and the fractured inner-child. Using a strength-based, forward looking approach, Roger facilitates insight, compromise, and communication with the ultimate aim that clients gain self-awareness, a sense of mutuality, and increased life satisfaction.