in Orange County,
as well as psychotherapy, Teresa Lindeman and James Clancy began their practice in 1974.
almost four decades they have provided individual, group, marital, and
family therapy to thousands of people. More than half
of the clients that Jim sees are people seeking couples counseling. In
2012 Jim and Teri will celebrate their 38th year together. They have
raised two children and now enjoy spending time with their children and
their spouses and their three grandchildren.
Robert Budin joined Teresa Lindeman and James Clancy in their private
practice in 1978. Robert treats a wide range of people including youth
and blended families. His emphasis is on enhancing positive
communication, and increasing connectedness with one another and one's
own inner-wiser self. Robert and his wife have successfully raised five
children in their blended family and have twelve grandchildren.
As parents, grandparents and clinicians these three therapists have a
wealth of experience in the diagnosis and treatment of a
wide range of
Their clinical practice is a synthesis of technical
experience acquired through years of training and education with leading
psychotherapists as well as decades of clinical practice with a diverse
population of clients. The best treatment is always a balance of sound
clinical skills infused with the wisdom and compassion acquired from
years of doing therapy.
We are clear about a few things in our personal life as well as our
● The best things in life are not things.
● No one is healed alone.
● The best life is based on awareness, honesty, love and
● The best relationships are based on honesty, shared responsibility,
transparency, mutual respect, equality and love.
● It's never too late to have a happy childhood.
All living things are in a constant state of change and anyone can
change the patterns in their life.
addition to their psychotherapy skills they have also studied
mindfulness which they have integrated into their clinical practice.
They employ meditation, visualization, and affirmations as well as a
practical holistic approach to diet, exercise and relationships.
three of them have a network of relationships with physicians including
psychiatrists, chiropractors, physical therapists, massage therapists
and other allied professions.
While couples counseling and therapy are
their main areas of
expertise, Bob, Teri & Jim have helped many people with anxiety counseling,
child counseling, child therapy, and much
Jim says: "We
have continued to expand our skills over the past thirty years. We
have received training, supervision and have participated in
psychotherapy workshops every year, and our expertise, as marriage
therapists, is also in couples counseling and divorce counseling.
Group therapy, parenting help and psychotherapy are other areas where we
have tremendous success."
you are looking for a therapist to work with you or a family member,
please feel free to call Bob, Teri & Jim,
who will attempt to answer any questions
you may have. Their Marriage and Family Therapist practice
covers many areas where you may need help.
You are not on this journey alone!