Jose Alfaro, CEO

"Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve"

- Napoleon Hill -

Greetings from Discovery Family Services, where the pursuit of mental wellness is intertwined with compassion and expertise. I am Jose Alfaro, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), honored to serve as the Clinical Director and CEO of this distinguished mental health clinic.

Professional Background: With a passion for empowering families, couples, and individuals my journey spans 19 years in mental health, child and family welfare, behavior modification, parenting, domestic violence intervention, crisis management, family conflict resolution, marital and pre-marital counseling. This wealth of experience forms the foundation of my commitment to comprehensive mental wellness.


  • Master of Business Administration, LSU-Shreveport (2021) / Máestria en Administración de Empresas (2021)
  • Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (2018) / Licencia de Terapeuta Matrimonial é Familiar (2018)
  • Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, Antioch University, Los Angeles (2009) / Maestria en Psicología Clinica (2009)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Child Development, Cal State University, Los Angeles (2006) / Bachillerato en Desarrollo Infantil (2006)


  1. Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist:
    • My therapeutic journey has been one of empathy and skill, specializing in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression (DTQI) and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT).
    • With a focus on families, couples, and individuals, I provide tailored support for challenges such as anxiety, depression, trauma, parenting struggles, relationship problems and more.
  2. Clinical Director:
    • As the Clinical Director, my responsibility is to ensure the delivery of the highest standards of care. I oversee the clinical aspects of our services, fostering an environment conducive to healing and growth. My approach is rooted in evidence-based practices and a commitment to the holistic well-being of our clients.
  3. CEO of Discovery Family Services:
    • As the CEO, my vision is to propel Discovery Family Services into a leading mental health clinic. I engage in strategic planning, business development, and ensure our services align with our dedication to comprehensive mental wellness.

Mentorship and Support for Associate Therapists:

Beyond my roles as a Therapist, Clinical Director, and CEO, I am deeply invested in the growth of our Associate Therapists. I provide mentorship, guidance, and support along their professional paths, assisting them in:

  • Clinical Excellence: Nurturing their clinical skills to provide effective and professional therapeutic services.
  • Professional Development: Facilitating ongoing learning opportunities to keep them abreast of the latest therapeutic techniques and research.
  • Path to Independence: Offering guidance for those aspiring to open their own individual practices, sharing practical insights for a thriving therapeutic journey.
  • Collaborative Culture: Fostering a collaborative and inclusive culture where Associate Therapists feel valued and part of a supportive community.

Join me at Discovery Family Services, where we strive not only for clinical excellence but also for a collaborative and enriching professional environment. My commitment to the growth and well-being of our team extends beyond the clinic’s walls. Together, we create an environment where learning, collaboration, and individual aspirations are celebrated.

At Discovery Family Services, we believe in empowering therapists to become not only skilled clinicians but also leaders in the mental health field. If you’re ready to embark on a fulfilling professional journey, I invite you to join our dynamic team.

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1672 W. Avenue J, #202
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 214-3044

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