Heart & Mind: Resident Expert

Denise Esecson, MFT

Denise Esecson is a licensed marriage, family and child therapist.   She graduated from Pepperdine University with a masters degree in clinical psychology. She is also certified in parent education. 

Denise has served as the parent education coordinator of the South Orange County Family Resource Center in Mission Viejo for the past six years.

A well-known public speaker, trainer, classroom instructor and workshop presenter, Denise has shared her positive and practical approach of raising self-disciplined children with parents, teachers and other professionals throughout South Orange County.

Currently, Denise is working in private practice in San Juan Capistrano continuing to meet with parents and their children in order to help create family environments that promote a child’s opportunity to reach his or her 
fullest potential.

It is Denise’s belief that when parents understand the challenges their children face socially, emotionally, cognitively and physically while growing up, raising a child can be one of life’s most wonderful experiences.
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