Louis Heit MFT, LCSW


Louis Heit is licensed in California as both a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and as a  Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).  He has worked in a wide variety of mental health, psychiatric, and social service settings for thirty years, with extensive experience both in direct clinical practice as well as in management, administration, and operations.  He specializes in substance abuse treatment, trauma recovery, and pain management, and has worked extensively with both active-duty and retired military and their families in addressing pre- and post-deployment adjustments and complications.  He also treats depression, anxiety, and mood disorders such as bipolar disorders, as well as anger and impulse control problems  Click 
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In addition to his expertise in providing psychotherapy for a broad range of emotional, family, and behavioral issues, he works as a clinical supervisor and training therapist for several clinical programs, and has been a field instructor for social work and marriage and family therapy graduate study programs at four area universities.  Currently he is an Adjunct Assistant Professor, supervising graduate social work students and teaching foundation, advanced, and field coursework at the University of Southern California, Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work.  Click here to read more about these services.

Along with his private practice office in Carlsbad, providing psychotherapy and counseling services to individuals and families, he provides administrative and business operations consulting to healthcare facilities and companies.  He is an expert in professional and clinical social work ethics, and has served with two state-wide bodies in monitoring and enforcing professional standards. His consulting assignments have included clinical operations, program design and implementation, business development and marketing, personnel management, team building, executive coaching, and quality improvement systems.  Click here to read more about these services.  Louis is a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).

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Louis Heit MFT, LCSW
CA Licensed Clinical Social Worker, #LCS16404
CA Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, #MFC 27844

2945 Harding St., #110
Carlsbad, CA  92008
(760) 613-9136

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