Kimi Schumacher. Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist. Registered Play Therapist.  Marriage & Couples, Teen & Child, Family, Individual


Degrees / Education

  • Master's degree in Counseling - California State University, Fullerton
  • Multi-year play therapy training program at University of California, San Diego including training in assessment, diagnosis, legal and ethical issues, different therapeutic approaches, and treatment of specific disorders, situations, and populations
  • Bachelor's degree in Psychology - University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Completed Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) externship
  • Various other conferences and workshops

Licenses, Credentials, and Certificates

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) - California license #47721
  • Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) - California license #1535
  • Registered Play Therapist (RPT). In order to become an RPT, a therapist must first be licensed, complete 150 hours of specialized training in play therapy, and have supervised play therapy experience. For further information, please visit:
  • Specialized Certificate in Play Therapy from University of California, San Diego Extension Program


  • Member, International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Member, California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Member, Association For Play Therapy

Please note that I am currently only accepting new clients via telehealth.

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My office is located in Mission Viejo. For address, map, and directions, please visit the contact page.