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Jeanne Teleia is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in COACHING and COUNSELING for children, adolescents, individuals, family therapy and play therapy. She maintains a private practice in Hawai'i AND an online practice WORLDWIDE. Her co-therapists are her dogs Scooby Doo and Suzie. ​
Jeanne Teleia, Licensed MFT, CSAC
Coaching and Counseling for Individuals, Parents and Families
Jeanne Teleia, LMFT, CSAC 

Holistic Counseling Services Offered: 

Anxiety Counseling
Depression Counseling
Stress Management + Anger Management
Family Counseling
Family Violence 
Counseling for Children
 Child Abuse
Parenting Education & Support
Family Therapy Interventions
Play Therapy & Therapeutic Play

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Jeanne has over 25 years experience working with children and families as an advocate, educator and therapist, and is a graduate of the University of Maryland, University of Delaware and the Institute for Family and Play Therapy. Specializing in play therapy and other expressive and brief therapies, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are depression, anxiety, ADHD/behavioral/emotional problems, child abuse-past or present, divorce or separation, grief and loss, substance abuse, family violence, stress and anger, post traumatic stress and trauma, self esteem and life coaching. 

Jeanne is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her non-judgemental, compassionate therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.


Post-Master's Certifications in Family Therapy and Play Therapy, 2000 
Master of Science from the University of Maryland, Family Studies, 1991
Bachelor of Arts from the University of Delaware, Criminal Justice, 1987

License, Certifications & Awards 
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Hawaii MFT License Number 123
Certified Substance Abuse Counselor

Additional Training
Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)/Thought Field Therapy (TFT) 
Mindfulness and Somatic Psychology 

Professional Activities and Memberships
Hawaii Association for Play Therapy and The National Association for Play Therapy 

Coaching or Therapy?
Which is right for me?

Enhance your life
through effective therapies

Enhance your life
through effective therapies