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Dr. Mark Demanes, MFT, Ph.D.

Dr. Mark Demanes smiling

Marriage and Family Therapist,
MFC 27768
Ph.D. in Psychology

Director, Alpha Family Services

Dr. Mark Demanes is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a Ph.D. in Psychology.  He has over 25 years of counseling experience.

He specializes in addressing life management issues from an integrated, Christ-centered approach.  He has extensive experience in treating marital problems, anger, male sexuality issues, anxiety disorders, depression, deep childhood trauma and spiritual issues. He also emphasizes a concept of marital and family life that is essentially failure-proof when diligently applied. 

Dr. Demanes is the Director of Alpha Family Services (a court-approved Certified Anger Management Program) in Oakley, CA. He works closely with Contra Costa County Courts, California Department of Corrections, and Children’s & Family Services.  Dr. Demanes has been overseeing this and other such anger management, domestic violence, and substance abuse programs for over 20 years.

Dr. Demanes aspires to always place client welfare as first priority.  He welcomes working with problems that have seemed resistant to resolution by other approaches.
A sliding fee scale is considered in appropriate circumstances.

Fees: $150 per session and sliding scale

The best way to reach Dr. Demanes is by calling
. [The Trinity Life # (925-262-1155 ext. 2) forwards to his phone]


Trinity Life Counseling is comprised of independent non-affiliated professionals. Mark is an independent mental health clinician.