Joy Nussen

  • Oregon
  • Information updated 4 weeks ago

About Joy Nussen's service

Joy Nussen is a highly experienced and licensed Marriage & Family Therapist with over 30 years of expertise in California and Oregon. Throughout her career, she has worked with diverse populations and age groups, helping individuals navigate various challenges such as depression, anxiety, relationship conflicts, addictions, and trauma, including multi-generational trauma. Currently, Joy focuses on providing therapy to adult men and women from different ethnic backgrounds. Through her work in Telehealth, she has realized that regardless of cultural background, we all share the universal needs for purpose, meaning, and value in our lives. Joy’s therapeutic style is warm and engaging, incorporating elements from solution-focused, dialectical behavior, narrative, and experiential therapies. She believes that effective therapy should consider context and be culturally sensitive, taking into account factors such as ethnicity, gender, age, and orientation. In the age of Covid-19, Joy recognizes the importance of assessing mental health within the context of our physical environment and overall well-being. She believes that a comprehensive assessment should consider the impact of our living and working spaces, as well as the health of our physical bodies, including sleep and stress management. Joy looks forward to meeting new clients and guiding them towards a life without regret, encouraging

Areas of Focus and Specialization

  • Addictions
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Career difficulties
  • Compassion fatigue
  • Coping with life changes
  • Depression
  • Family conflicts
  • Grief
  • Relationship issues
  • Self esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma and abuse

Additional areas

  • Abandonment
  • Attachment Issues
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Codependency
  • Communication Problems
  • Control Issues
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Drug and Alcohol Addiction
  • Emptiness
  • Expats
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Forgiveness
  • Guilt and Shame
  • Impulsivity

Therapeutic approaches

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

32 years

NPI number


License Details

CA LMFT 28654, OR LMFT T1997


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