D'Arcy Vanderpool, MA, MFT, PCC Relationship Expert

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  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
  • 8440 W Lake Mead Blvd, Ste 206, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89128
  • Phone: 702-242-4222
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  • Session Fees: $200 -$250 for 60-90 min sessions
  • drhappiness.com
  • This member is also available for online counseling.
  • Online-counseling methods: Phone, Webcam

D’Arcy is a recognized relationship expert, best-selling author, visionary coach, and marriage and family therapist. Since 1975, thousands of her Las Vegas clients, and those from other states and around world who fly in for private marriage retreats have benefited from her experience, wisdom, humor, and especially her positive take on life.
She’s a talented clinician who is warm and collaborative with clients. She’ll connect, understand your situations, and passionately help you use your strengths to create better communication and trust, more peace, happiness, love, and well-being.
D’Arcy can help you with: 
  • Couples Therapy
  • Communication and conflict resolution
  • Emotional Affairs
  • Infidelity
  • Intimacy and Sexual issues
  • Sexual addiction
  • Sexual desire
  • Alcohol, drugs, porn, and spending addictions
  • Budget Management
  • Celebrity issues
  • Cultural differences
  • Executive issues
  • Family and in-law difficulties
  • Financial Differences
  • Gay and Lesbian issues
  • Life transitions
  • Physical and verbal abuse
  • Pre and post nuptial financial agreements
  • Retirement
  • Trauma and sexual trauma
  • Other individual and couple problems

Benefits of therapy with D’Arcy:
  • Improved mood
  • Being understood
  • Quickly zeroing in on the problem
  • Soothing and managing your emotions
  • Awareness of self, internal conflicts, and self needs
  • Being honest with yourself and your partner
  • Taking ownership of failings, limitations, weaknesses
  • Discovering unsuccessful relationship patterns
  • Being transparent
  • Maturing and finishing developmental work
  • Learning and using your strengths
  • Being synergetic rather than adversarial
  • Becoming a great listener
  • Understanding your partner’s point of view
  • Learning  how to manage the differences with your partner
  • Demonstrating many cutting-edge communication skills
  • Learning to compromise
  • Repairing upsets while they are happening
  • Being talented in  conflict resolution
  • Healing and repairing trust
  • Improving your intimacy
  • Making dreams and goals come true for your relationship
  • Creating happiness and joy for yourself
  • Cultivating love and joy in your relationship

D’Arcy has advanced training and uses these therapies to help you:
  • Person-Centered Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Gestalt Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Gottman Method Couples Therapy
  • Relational Life Therapy
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)
  • Internal Family Systems Therapy (IFS)
  • EMDR
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Mindfulness

Fees and Insurance:
  • Initial session - 90 minutes, $200
  • Couple sessions - 60-90 minutes, $200-300
  • Individual sessions - 60 minutes, $200
  • Accelerated Couples Therapy may be recommended after the initial session and are individualized for the    couple.
  • Two-day Private Marriage Retreats (worth 5-6 months of  weekly therapy sessions) include an on-line    assessment, two six-hour days and two follow-up sessions - $3500
  •  D'Arcy is not on any insurance panels but she will submit your out-of-network benefit claims for your    reimbursement.

Education and Certifications:
D’Arcy received her Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University;she is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Las Vegas, a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF), and a Certified Mentor Coach (CMC) and Senior International Trainer.
She is also certified as an Authentic Happiness Coach and Facilitator with Martin Seligman, Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania; additionally she is certified as a Quality of Life Therapist and Coach with Michael Frisch, Ph.D. from Baylor University, and a Positive Psychology Coach from MentorCoach.

In her long career of 40 years as a marriage and family therapist D’Arcy has served as a:
  • Corporate consultant
  • Executive and business coach
  • Radio host
  • Director of healthcare facilities and training institutions
  • Psychology and organizational development faculty at Antioch University
  • Trainer with Marty Seligman’s Authentic Happiness Coaching
  • Senior International Trainer at MentorCoach, an ICF Accredited Coach Training Program
  • Past-President of Nevada Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Founding Past-President of Nevada Mental Health Coalition
  • Consultant for Temporary Assistance for Domestic Violence
  • Consultant for Clark County and other government agencies
  • Founder of the first Eating Disorders Program in Nevada
  • Founder of the first Dissociative Identity Disorder Program in Nevada
  • International presenter on Dissociative Identity Disorder at ISSDT
  • Ordained Minister in a non-denominational Christian church
  • Bestselling author with Wayne W. Dyer and Brian Tracy in the Wake Up…Live the Life You Love series with Bouncing Back – Thriving in Changing Times.

On a more personal note, D’Arcy says:
I am young at heart, an energetic woman with more zest for life than most people. I have an incredible ability to  learn from the past, forgive, and live a life of gratitude. My resilience is a blessing, my curiosity is invigorating, and my appreciation of beauty and excellence is a jewel in my life. I am happily in love with life!
I’m looking forward to helping you get a happier relationship!

D'Arcy Vanderpool Reaches

Las Vegas NV