Marlu Harris, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Santa Monica
Marlu Harris offers loving support, kindness, guidance and education. Licensed for 22 years, Marlu provides mindful psychotherapy to help people move through pain to self-love by assisting them in healing their emotional wounds while providing tools for self-help. Her traumatic divorce led to training as a Child Custody Evaluator with sharp insight into family issues, reunification of fractured relationships and therapeutic visitation monitoring. Her clinical psychology training provides a strong foundation for her role as an Expanded Life Coach. She enjoys providing coaching to anyone on a spiritual quest or creative path who longs for connection, understanding, insight and encouragement along the way.
Expand your life and contact Marlu Harris for coaching to become the best version of yourself. She will focus on a total psychological/emotional/spiritual makeover and re-examination of who you are and what you truly desire so you can ease-fully expand into your full potential.
Marlu uses many processes to help you open up and see things from a different perspective. These include guided visualization processes developed through years of intensive study of hypnotherapy, neuro-linguistic programming, mindfulness, meditation and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). She is interactive, solution focused and trained in Gottman couples method and EFT.
Call or Email Marlu Harris for a free phone consultation now - (310) 359-9425


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Antioch University
  • Year Graduated: 1992
  • License No. and State: MFC31000 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $180 - $250
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Anthem
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • My office will contact your insurance company
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.


  • Life Coaching
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem


  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Expanded Life Coaching, Reunification
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Peer Relationships
  • Spirituality
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American, Other Racial or Ethnic Background


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Imago
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Neuro-Linguistic


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 24 Sep 2016
Marlu Harris, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Santa Monica

Marlu Harris

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT