Rick Carter, LMFT, MBA, LCADC 

Out Gay Therapist with 20 Years Experience


I specialize in working with INDIVIDUALS and COUPLES (any sexual orientation) exploring/questioning their sexuality, or issues with sex/intimacy. I work with women who suspect they are in a relationship with a narcissist. I work with gay men and women who are contemplating coming out to their friends and family. I work with individuals who are exploring bisexuality and other forms of sexual identity/expression to include polyamorous relationships, open relationships, swinging, etc. 
I have worked with hundreds of straight and gay men seeking help for SEX ADDICTIONS, to include, porn, infidelity, prostitutes, anonymous hookups, PHONE APPS, online chatting, etc. I work with clients seeking help for substance addictions, anxiety, OCD, abusive relationships, lack of motivation/direction, stuck and lack direction/meaning, dating/social/relationship issues, etc. 
I also specialize in working with artists/performers/writers and actors. I spent 15 years working in Los Angeles with a number of clients in the entertainment business to include actors, directors and writers. While in Los Angeles, I was featured on occasion as ABC-7 News' Expert Couples/Marriage Therapist.