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Core Faculty, Marriage & Family Therapy Program
Ph.D. in Human Development & Family Studies/Couple & Family Therapy, Michigan State University
M.S. in Marriage and Family Therapy, Northwestern University
B.A. in Women & Gender Studies and Psychology, DePaul University
I Treat
Couple & Marriage
Interracial Couples
Issues I Treat
Couples Conflict
Premarital Counseling
Women's Issues
Stress Management
Depression / Mood Disorders
Anxiety Disorders
Work / Life Balance
Divorce / Marital Separation / Post-Divorce Adjustment
Affairs & Infidelity
Family of Origin Issues
Types of Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Couple Therapy
Integrative Systemic Therapy
Narrative Therapy
Premarital Counseling
Relational Cultural Therapy

Dr. Lofton is an integrative therapist, well-versed in addressing mental health concerns among individual adults and couples from diverse racial ethnic backgrounds, socioeconomic statuses, religious beliefs and sexual orientations. Her specialty areas of treatment are women's health issues and professional women with depression, anxiety and work-life balance concerns. Dr. Lofton's primary area of research and treatment more specifically focuses on high-achieving minority female professionals who are presented with mental health constraints. Her more common areas of treatment for couples specifically include communication issues, conflict, trust building, premarital work, infidelity and divorce. Dr. Lofton is dedicated to providing culturally competent and systemic care.

Other Professional Involvement/Leadership Positions

American Association For Marriage and Family Therapy

National Council on Family Relations

Selected publications/presentations

Dr. Lofton has a number of pending and under-review publications. Her work with low-income families in Flint, Michigan who are affected by the water crisis highlights her community-based interests.

Custack-Saxe, A., Lofton, H., Victor, C., Hanna-Attisha, M., Reyes, G., & LaChance, J (2018) Caregiver Perceptions of Fruit & Vegetable Prescription Program for Low-Income Pediatric Patients. Public Health Nutrition. Impact Factor 2.483*

Insurance Accepted
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Self Pay
Out of Network Reimbursement