Angela Caldwell

Angela Caldwell

Angela Caldwell, MA, LMFT is a California Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She serves as founder and director of the Caldwell Family Institute in Los Angeles, specializing in family-based treatment. She has been teaching graduate students for over a decade, including teaching assessment for a majority of her teaching career and designing curriculum for a graduate-level assessment course. She is currently an adjust professor at California State University Northridge, teaching systems theory and related courses. She has specialized training and experience in family-based treatment for non-suicidal self-injury.

The Key to Systemic Family Therapy

The Key to Systemic Family Therapy

“Systemic.” What a word. On one hand, systemic can be used to describe a deep-seated, pervasive problem like racism. On … Continued

Power Mapping: Using Your Therapy Superpower for Good

Power Mapping: Using Your Therapy Superpower for Good

Power is a tricky thing to talk about. Typically, when I bring up the notion of power, I unintentionally raise … Continued

Treating Non-Suicidal Self-Injury Requires a Wide Lens

Treating Non-Suicidal Self-Injury Requires a Wide Lens

I wasn’t going to be a therapist. In fact, psychology wasn’t even on my radar in my young adulthood. I … Continued

Honoring Resistance in Family Therapy

Honoring Resistance in Family Therapy

When we first start out in therapy school, we can’t help how excited we are to get out there and … Continued