Maria Noemi Vidal, LMFT

Family Therapist

Maria Noemi Vidal, LMFT

Maria Noemi Vidal, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, specializes in working with anxiety, trauma, depression, family conflict, and substance abuse. She is trained in multiple modalities, including Attachment-Based Family Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, which she uses to help her clients regulate their emotions, better tolerate stress, and learn healthy coping skills.

With more than 27 years of experience in the mental health field as an individual and family therapist, Maria Noemi has worked in hospital, academic, and private practice settings. Before joining the Newport Academy team in 2018, she was a LMFT therapist and case manager, first at FACES Counseling Center in Fullerton, California, and then at Saint Joseph Hospital of Orange in Orange, California. She also served as a counselor at North Orange County Community College.

Newport Academy…in her own words

“Seeing clients overcome their problems and become emotionally healthier is what makes me look forward to coming to work every day.” –Maria Noemi Vidal

Select Achievements

  • LMFT degree from California State University, Fullerton