Janet Byars, MS, LCMFT

Janet Byars, MS, LCMFT

Owner

Janet Byars, MS, LCMFT

I work with individuals, couples, families and children using evidenced based treatments. I received my Masters of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from Friends University. I am Founder and Owner of KC Marriage & Family Life Clinic.

I am licensed in MO and KS as a Marriage & Family Therapist and serve as an Approved Supervisor for Marriage & Family Therapist in Training.

I have received advanced training in couples therapy from the Gottman Institute, Prepare-Enrich, and Emotion Focused Couples Therapy Externship. I am a Certified EMDR therapist (emdr.com for more information about this treatment method). My training and therapeutic experience include a wide variety of counseling issues such as: marital dissatisfaction, parenting issues, addictions, depression, anxiety, childhood abuse, sexual abuse, marital abuse, grief and loss, self esteem, and post traumatic stress syndrome.

I am committed to helping you experience positive change, improve relationships, the possibilities for you life, have a greater appreciation for life, a greater sense of personal strength and spiritual development. I specialize in helping people and I am committed to the healing of suffering from the effects of trauma. Reprocessing disturbing thoughts and memories which continue to affect your current life. Allowing your loss to produce valuable gains for you.