About Jim

Jim Viccaro, MS, LPC, LMFT

Jim ViccaroI began my career working in a corporate business environment for over 12 years before entering the counseling field. Since then, I have been serving adults, teens, couples and families for over 15 years.

In 2007, I founded Life Pathways Therapy Solutions in Seal Beach, California where I was employed in private practice until relocating to Northwest Arkansas.


Credentials & Training

  • ​Licensed Professional Counselor, P1505039 - Arkansas
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, M1501003 - Arkansas
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, MFC 44465 - California
  • Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, LPCC 388 - California
  • Licensed Marital and Family Therapist, LMFT 2013015040 - Missouri
  • California State University Long Beach
    Master of Science in Counseling – Marriage and Family Therapy
  • University of California at San Diego
    Bachelor of Arts in Quantitative Economics and Decision Sciences



  • Principles of The Metapscyhology of The Unconscious Training Conferences - (2003-2006)
    Hosted by IS-TDP founder Habib Davanloo, M.D.
  • Ongoing Training/Peer Consultation - (2003-2009)
    California Institute For Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy
  • Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy Externship - hosted by EFT founder Dr. Susan Johnson - (2006)
  • Basic Mediation Training (DRPA) – Community Service Programs, Inc. - (2007)



  • National Clinical Fellow – American Association For Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
  • Clinical Member - Arkansas Association For Marriage and Family Therapy (ARAMFT)
  • Affiliate Member – California Association For Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)
  • Qualified Practitioner - International Center For Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy 
  • Certified Counselor - PREPARE/ENRICH Marriage Program